In My Heart - An Infatuation / A Shooting Star

In My Heart An Infatuation A Shooting Star An anthology of two bittersweet dreams novellas by Joe Cosentino An Infatuation With his ten year high school reunion approaching Harold wonders whether Mario will be as muscular sexy and tantalizi

  • Title: In My Heart - An Infatuation / A Shooting Star
  • Author: Joe Cosentino
  • ISBN: 9781634771030
  • Page: 260
  • Format: Paperback
  • An anthology of two bittersweet dreams novellas by Joe Cosentino.An Infatuation With his ten year high school reunion approaching, Harold wonders whether Mario will be as muscular, sexy, and tantalizing as he remembers As a teenager, it was love at first sight for Harold while tutoring football star Mario, until homophobia and bullying drove Mario deep into the closet NoAn anthology of two bittersweet dreams novellas by Joe Cosentino.An Infatuation With his ten year high school reunion approaching, Harold wonders whether Mario will be as muscular, sexy, and tantalizing as he remembers As a teenager, it was love at first sight for Harold while tutoring football star Mario, until homophobia and bullying drove Mario deep into the closet Now they re both married men Mario, a model, is miserable with his producer wife, while Harold, a teacher, is perfectly content with his businessman husband, Stuart When the two meet again, will the old flame reignite, setting Harold s comfortable life ablaze How can Harold be happy with Stuart when he is still infatuated with his Adonis, his first love, Mario Harold faces this seemingly impossible situation with inimitable wit, tenderness, and humor as he attempts to reconcile the past and the future.A Shooting StarOn the eve of the best night of his life, winning an Academy Award, Jonathan Bello thinks back to his one great love, David Star.Flipping back the pages of time, Jonathan recalls his handsome, muscular, and charismatic college roommate Since Jonathan was a freshman and David a senior in the Theatre Department, David took Jonathan under his wing and molded him, not only as an actor but as a lover With every wonderful new adventure, David left his joyful mark on anyone with whom they came in contact, but Jonathan soon uncovered David s dark past, leading to a shocking event Undaunted, Jonathan celebrates the captivating man who will always hold a special place in his heart.

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    1. 2016 Rainbow Awards Honorable Mention: In My Heart by Joe CosentinoTwo short stories that I could cried and laughed with. Truly bittersweet stories about regrets, lost opportunities and enduring love. Top notch characterization.

    2. Not one but two full length stories from the wonderful Joe Cosentino. I loved them both. My thoughts on these books are as follows -An Infatuation: You may search through numerous Oyster Beds and never find a Pearl, but late into the early hours of this morning, I found a Pearl – the perfect Pearl, in this wonderful storyline told in flashbacks.The Author executed his storyline with a marvellous precision that would be the envy of many Authors. He draws the readers into the lives of his charac [...]

    3. This book is so well written. The writing style is clever, succinct, witty, and touching.“An Infatuation” moves smoothly, quickly, and unpredictably. We follow Harold from High School until over 20 years later, in what starts out seeming like a standard high school romance story. But just when you think you know what will happen next, there come some very clever and unexpected twists. One moment I was laughing out loud, and the next I had a tear in my eye. I didn't want to put it down. The e [...]

    4. Rainbow Award Honorable Mention anthology of AN INFATUATION and A SHOOTING STAR."The author executed his storyline with a marvelous precision that would be the envy of many authors. He draws the readers into the lives of his characters, they become real and in turn, their emotions becomes yours." "If you can only afford to buy one more book this year, buy this one.” Three Books Over the Rainbow Reviews"I really loved this book and having an ending that made me laugh and cry at the same time is [...]

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