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Husband Material by Alexis Hall ⋆ LitBuzz

WANTED: One (very real) husband, nowhere near perfect but desperately trying his best

Now it seems like everyone around them is getting married, and Luc's feeling the social pressure to

But it'll take more than four weddings, a funeral, and a hotly contested rainbow balloon arch to

Having a sequel allows for that window that was firmly shut to open once again and allow

‘It reminds me of when we were first going out and I didn’t like you

And Oliver laughing in a special-occasion suit was a very good Oliver indeed

Most of the novel circles around Luc and Oliver and how they engage socially with others while

Hopefully you can manage expectations well enough to enjoy the characters’ return to the page without needing

Two years later they are still together, in a good place, and are settling down with each

See, this was the problem with trying to be a better human being to impress your boyfriend

Luc is still self-deprecating, but it’s not as funny this time around

Oliver is exceptionally anxious, even though he hides it better than Luc, and he hasn’t really

To be frank, “Husband Material” isn’t the novel that I was hoping it would be

These two really do get into some fun shenanigans, and they have some interesting conversations

Luc’s internal monologue and commentary specifically reminds me of hearing my best friends tell a story

I hope that there will be more of them in Hall’s future London Calling novels, even