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    Guert and Owen, across time.

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    Christmas at Westish College is a magical experience for Owen. Going to a dinner party with his boyfriend the president? Less so.

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    In which Owen makes coffee.

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    Mike isn't the only one who knows about the hot tub in the VAC basement...

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    It's a ridiculous fantasy of Guert's, to run away to NYC with Owen, to get an apartment and hold hands on Eighth Avenue. Owen, however, thinks it's a great idea.

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    It's Guert's first time back at Harvard in years, and certainly the first time since he "ran off with a baseball player." But this homecoming isn't short of soul-searching, future planning, and innuendo. Oh, the innuendo.

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    Owen secretly moves in with Guert for the summer and Guert takes him on a proper date.

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    On April 30, Owen decides to meet Affenlight for their evening date after all... and everything changes.

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    Slight post-book AU. On a dreary Wisconsin day, Guert returns home to discover Owen's undertaken a construction project in his absence...

    Title from TS Eliot's "Gerontion". Written for Queeshmael, who told me about "tiger" and the whale.

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    What if Sophie saw Owen and Guert at the motel? Spoilers for the entire novel. Title from Moby Dick, by Herman Melville.

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    A missing scene from The Art of Fielding: Sophie wakes up in her brother's bed the morning after her exciting evening experiencing the best Westish nightlife has to offer. Spoilers up to chapter 54.

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    Guert and Owen follow in Melville's footsteps by spending their vacation in Tahiti.

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    Guert Affenlight owns and manages Bartleby's bar in the college town of Westish, Wisconsin. Searching for decent espresso, he checks out Café Oo, that hipsterish student place with a crazily talented barista named Henry and a bored busboy called Owen who reads when he should be working. Owen and Guert soon find that they have more in common than coffee.

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    Guert and Owen write letters to each other while Owen's studying in Tokyo. Guert realizes that simply being "creatures of the mind" isn't all it's cracked up to be.

    Spoilers for the novel. Title from Whitman.

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    Henry comes back to Westish to help out his friends and decide whether to stay.

    Spoilers for the entire book.

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    Mike has no more games and no more studies, no job, no girlfriend, and - in a couple of weeks - nowhere to live. Fortunately, what he does have are some friends.

    Title paraphrased from Marcus Aurelius. Spoilers for the entire book.

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    Owen looks after an exhausted Guert and tries to prepare for the prospect of them both leaving Westish.

    Spoilers for the entire novel.

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    AU. It's 1996, and 28-year-old playwright Owen Dunne has just arrived at Harvard to spend a year honing his craft. There he meets English professor Guert Affenlight - brilliant, charming, and a single dad to 9-year-old Pella.

    No real spoilers for the novel, barring allusions. Title from Moby-Dick.

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    14-year-old Owen knows he’s gay but is terrified of anyone else finding out, especially the guys on his high school baseball team. Then he finds a book called The Sperm-Squeezers.

    Spoilers for the novel.

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    Openly-gay Owen gets drafted by a major league baseball team. He has no intention of actually signing up until the hate mail starts.

    Spoilers for the entire book from the start.

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