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    Neuro-atypical uni student Baz Pitch has never had a boyfriend, or a first date. He’s never even been kissed. Up until now, he’s been too busy being…well. Neuro-atypical.

    He spends his days at uni and his nights working at the bookshop owned by his eccentric aunt’s on-again off-again boyfriend. He’s not doing it for the money—he doesn’t need any, not with the inheritance his mother left him. All he needs is something to do, something to get him out of the house. But he never expected a simple bookselling job to turn his entire world upside-down.

    Enter Simon Salisbury. He’s not sure where his life’s headed. He’s taken a gap year, and his girlfriend’s gone off to college in California and broken things off with him. When his best friend Penelope takes him to the bookshop near her school for a coffee and a scone, he thinks all he’s getting is advice and commiseration. But then there's Baz.

    Simon’s determined to get to know the bloke at the bookshop, but Baz has spent a lifetime trapped inside his own mind. He knows that letting Simon get to know him means exposing the most vulnerable bits of himself. But love is vulnerable in itself, and sometimes trusting someone with our hearts is a risk worth taking.

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    The bookstore was hot and humid. Ben saw a sign in the store window saying that their air conditioning was broken, but he didn’t mind. He was used to the heat.
    Ben knew exactly what book he was looking for and headed straight back to the Classics section that the store highlighted. He had frequented this store since he was a young child and could definitely walk through the shelves blindfolded and find what he needed.
    Ben saw the book that he needed as he turned the corner around a bookshelf. What he did not expect, however, was the small woman who was grabbing for that exact book.

    A romantic one-shot based off of Black and White by Niall Horan.

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    Katara figured working at her brother's flower shop the summer before med school would be an easy way to pay rent and hang out with him before school consumed her life. She wasn't prepared to be swept up in the life of his wealthy and mysterious (to her) best friend.

    But, as the cliche goes, every rose has its thorns and Katara has to decide if she's willing to be more like a florist over throwing out the whole bouquet.

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    Chapters:
    29/31
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    39
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    MoShang Bookstore AU

    =Completely Self-Indulgent=

    Basically: Mobei-Jun is in a bookstore for the first time, helping Luo Binghe find a book for his boyfriend, Shen Qingqiu's, birthday. Luo Binghe gave him vague instructions to look in a bookstore. Mobei-Jun has never read for leisure in his entire life. Shang Qinghua educates him on good reads and bad reads and Mobei-Jun falls in love with this beautiful bookworm and trashy writer. Shang Qinghua, as always, is oblivious to everything and Mobei-Jun's somewhat skeptical actions don't help either.

    Add in the fact that everything is in Shang Qinghua's point of view and everything seems very one sided. Plus someone tries to break into his house at some point. It's all very chaotic.

    Why is it called To Kill a Mockingbird? It's because this summary is VERY misleading, just like the title.

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    After opening a flower shop with his childhood friend Allura, Lance is finally ready to accept more help into their quickly growing shop. Shiro, one of their regular customers (who keep on coming back for a pretty man with a prosthetic leg), has a little brother in art school that might just be the solution to their problem.

     

    Or,

    This is the Flowershop AU no one asked for with our favorite boys slowly evolving into pining messes.

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    “Wait,” the boy said, calling out to him.
    “Yeah?” Keith asked, turning around, eyebrows raised
    “Are you Shiro’s brother?”
    “Um, yeah. I am,” Keith said, turning back around.
    “Did he tell you that we’re hiring? Because we are and I totally think you should apply,” the boy said, an almost hopeful look in his eye. He studied the boy closer for a few seconds, noticing how his exhaustion slowly became more prominent.
    “I… I don’t…. I don’t really know anything about flowers,” Keith said, nervously reaching to rub the back of his neck.
    “You don’t really need to know how to take care of plants. Just clean, water the plants we tell you to, and do inventory stuff,” the boy said with a shrug, “no pressure, though,”

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    “A young man with perfectly messy golden hair walks through the door. He seems to shine under the sunlight, his features so chiseled yet soft at the same time. Taehyung’s breath is taken away until he realizes that he’s staring and offers a clumsy bow.
    “H-hi, are you looking for something specific?” Taehyung asks, still taken away by his beauty.
    “Actually, yes. Peonies and daisies?” The man scratches the back of his head, giving Taehyung a shy smile that makes his heart flutter. “

     

    Or:Taehyung runs a a small flower shop and Jimin comes from a rich and abusive family.

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    After your owl decided the proper destination for the note intended for your best friend is Weasleys’ Wizard Wheezes, you find yourself in an anonymous romance with the man of your dreams. But little do you know, he is also the owner of that obnoxious new joke shop just down the street from your store, the one that is slowly putting you out of business. You've Got Mail, Shop Around the Corner AU

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    collection of different newmann drabbles/one-shots i've filled prompts with over on tumblr!

    (rating + prompt + summary at the beginning of each chap)

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    274/?
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    They were different in more ways than one. If you were to look into their closets, in Rey’s you would find yellow. All yellow. It was her favorite color after all. The only yellow you would find from Ben’s closet on the other hand would be an old and faded Thrasher t-shirt. Where Rey’s was full of yellow sweaters and yellow sundresses. Ben’s was full of black t’s and black jeans.
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    She sticks her hand out, “My name’s Rey.”

    He stares at her hand.

    “Rey? Like Rey of Sunshine?” he rumbles. Rey’s heart quickens at the sound of his silky voice.

    “Yep, that’s me.” she smiles.

    “Oh, I always thought the ‘Ray’ was misspelled on the sign.”

    She’s no longer smiling.

    “So I can assume that Kylo Ren is your name?”

    “No, it’s Ben.”

    “Oh.”

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    Haunted by a tragedy that made him realize that life is short, Caleb has retired from the secret world of monster hunting to seek a new life in a new city. He soon meets a tiefling who threatens to pull him back into a life of mysticism and danger.

    Now, Caleb must navigate his fragile mental health, the stress of running a business far from his found-family, and feelings that he hasn't experienced in nearly a decade.

    Can Caleb keep his head above water, or will he find himself drowning?

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    Eco-friendly, vegan Akutagawa is yelling at other customers in the supermarket and Atsushi who works in dairy products is kind of impressed.

    Includes Dazai tempting Chuuya with cheese and wine, Mori The Manager and Fyodor: The Creepy But Lovable Roommate.

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    23/25
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    alternate universe where tanjirou kamado chooses to hide his past with the tattoos he creates, and kanao kocho just wants a love that blooms like the flowers she grows.

    book 1 of the attachment series.

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    Crystal works at a French literature book store, and can't help but fall for the pretty girl that comes in
    -also known as a cheesy bookstore au :)

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    it was a long time since hinata lost contact with his high school friends, the only ones he still talked to regularly were kenma and kuroo, and that was only since he moved to tokyo. he was now a florist, and still the bright ray of sunshine he’d always been despite all that had happened in the last few years. he missed his old friends, he really did, but he was too scared to pick up the phone after he’d alienated them all that time ago.

    what happens when he meets his teammates again when they come into his store one day?

    *sorry i’m pretty bad at writing summaries*

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    Ryan's in college and for the past eight months, he has been wrapped up reading books from a mysterious recommender that is only identified as “S” in his local college bookstore. He has been trying to piece together who “S” is for months to no avail- but when he meets a handsome and helpful sales clerk he thinks he might have found his man!

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    What happens when a chatty, confident, and ambitious cowboy meets a calm, collected, and quiet florist? What happens when that florist starts developing feelings for this cowboy? What happens when that florist can't help but overthink every little thing?

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    “You’d look so lovely in white,” Anakin murmured as Padmé moved to lie close to him once again and they faced one another, their noses brushing as they stared into each other's eyes. He contained the sudden urge to nip at her nose. “Us, Artoo, Threepio.” He grinned when Padmé laughed at the thought. “We’d become some sort of sitcom with my gay anxious dog and your troublemaker as the main characters featuring our subplot on newlywed life.”

    Padmé laughed, soft and breathy against his mouth and Anakin knew that he wanted that more than anything. He loved her. He loved her. He loved every little thing about her.

    So he bit lightly at her nose with a laugh. It earned him a light smack at his shoulder and Padmé pouting at him, but he just laughed and took the face of the woman he knew he loved.
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    Padmé is a florist, Anakin is a firefighter who constantly visits her shop, and one thing leads to another until they find themselves eloping.

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    4/?
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    Ezra Fell is trapped in a mentally abusive relationship.
    Crowley has loved him from a distance for much too long.
    Can Ezra break away for something so much better? Or will his own fears and insecurities keep him where he is?

    ~*~*~*~

    I love you. I love you so much it’s hard to believe this is real. That this is my life now. That I can hold you and kiss you whenever I want. No one else gets to say that I can’t. I love you. I’ll love you forever if you’ll let me.

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    11/?
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    24
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    Amid the Covid-19 outbreak, employee's at Oaken's supermarket are needed more than usual. And while they may be deemed essential to help everyone get through the pandemic, what's also essential to help them survive are the bonds and friendships they create along the way.

    Or, a modern AU where Maren, Elsa, and some other Disney characters happen to work in a grocery store because i need an outlet as a grocery store employee.

    [Rated Teen for cursing.]

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    Chapters:
    12/?
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    “Okay,” Ben says, putting down his slice of pizza, “So do you believe in fate?”

    She narrows her eyes at him, still chewing her fourth slice of pizza, and for a moment Ben wonders if he said the wrong thing.

    “Fate as in soulmate type fate, or, like, everything-happens-for-a-reason fate?” asks Rey.

    “Both, I guess.”

    She sets her pizza down, pink lips twitching as she thinks. “Well, I guess it’s more of a question of free will, you know? Do we actually choose things in our life or is some cosmic plan in place just giving us the illusion of choice? And then when it comes to soulmates, why would the universe give us soulmates but never let us meet them? What’s the point of that then?”

    “Maybe it was supposed to lead us to something else,” said Ben.

    Rey scoffs and tucks a stray wave of hair behind her ear. “Do you really think the cosmos wanted you to be here, soulmate-less, jobless, living with your mom, and eating shitty pizza on the hood of an even shitter car?”

    Yeah, Ben thinks, if it’s with you.

     

    OR: a Soulmate AU where Ben and Rey aren’t soulmates but might as well be.

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