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Recommendations: BL Novel

I've been obsessed with BL novels lately, so here's a starting list of recs. All of these are completed, completely translated, and free to read online.

1. The Scum Villain’s Self-Saving System

Shen Yuan is reborn! He is now Shen Qingqiu, a scum villain destined to die. The perpetrator of his ignominious end is no one but his own disciple, Luo Binghe. Can Shen Yuan create a better master/disciple relationship and thereby save his life?

2. The Legendary Master's Wife

After dying in an explosion, modern-day teenager You XiaoMo wakes up in a new body as a probationary disciple of the TianXin Sect. He's hardly started his attempts to adapt to life as a mage in a cultivation realm, when he gets blackmailed into being a pill producer for the powerful being who murdered and assumed the form of the sect's lead disciple!

3. The Founder of Diabolism

Wei Wuxian's exceptional intelligence and astounding martial arts win him great acclaim. After circumstances force him to found the Demonic Path, he risks everything in order to protect the few innocents he can from the merciless vengeance of the cultivation world that had turned against them.

4. Quickly Wear the Face of the Devil

A top hacker was chosen by the Lord God to be reborn into countless worlds, always as an expendable villain. With no free will, every world became a dead end. Every one of his lives ended tragically. Finally, after wrestling control of the Villain System, this ace hacker decided to enact revenge.

5. Rebirth of the Wolfish Silkpants Bottom

Treated as a stepping stone by his biological mother, Shu Ning fought his "older brother" to open a path for his younger brother. He only realized his mother's treachery not long before his painful death. If he hadn’t followed his mother, and was a clever, devoted little brother to his "older brother," would it all have changed? In the blink of an eye, Shu Ning returned to the time where he was a junior high school student.

6. One Useless Rebirth

He Bai, a successful nature photographer, has no idea why he's been reborn. Still, he decides to make the most of the situation by getting a head start on his career. Somehow, he keeps managing to run into Di Quihe, an actor known to him in his previous life as the Film Emperor. It seems He Bai's role in this new life is to be Di Quihe's lucky charm?!

7. Rebirth of a Movie Star

In his previous life, Bai Lang believed he had true love, so he was content to be a small star. After a heart-wrenching betrayal lead to his death and rebirth, Bai Lang decided to chase security instead of love. But could it be that love finds him anyway?

8. I Just Want to Be in a Relationship

For the sake of his career, Yu Qing Huan locked himself in the closet and died without ever having a relationship. Reborn, he's willing to spurn fame and fortune for love. Yet, it seems rebirth has blessed Yu Qing Huan with divine luck! Fame and fortune insist on falling in his lap even when he's trying to shove it away. His only trial has been assisting a rather clueless man named Hou Qu find his way back to his own home...

9. The General Loves to Collect Little Red Flowers

Le Yao finds himself reborn as the most arrogant, domineering, irresistible omega on the Tarot Empire. He comes to in the middle of the original body's attempt to escape an arranged marriage with General Xu Yao, the ruthless King of Hell. With different priorities from the original body, Le Yao accepts his role as Queen Consort. Slowly, his husband and others realize that Le Yao's extraordinary spiritual ability might be the only thing capable of saving the Tarot Empire from complete destruction.

10. Game Loading

Gamer Xie Xi was someone with luck off the charts! The advantage was that any game could be easily cleared. The disadvantage was that all games were boring! Then one day, the words ‘Game loading’ appeared in front of his eyes and Xie Xi was dropped into the most difficult game he'd ever played, created by the mysterious game designer, X.

11. Spirit Hotel

After being unemployed for a long time, Feisha Shi finally found a new job – the front desk manager at the oldest hotel in the universe: Noah's Ark. His coworkers are a vampire, werewolf, faerie, dwarf, titan, and invisible person, while his boss is a fallen angel. Feisha, as the only human, certainly has his work cut out for him.

12. Every Day the Protagonist Wants to Capture Me

Transmigrated into the body of a cannon fodder villain in a harem novel, Chu Yu's biggest concern is how to preserve his life. His plan has three steps: develop a good relationship with the protagonist; help protagonist become a renowned harem master; hug the protagonist's thigh. Yet... why does this protagonist seem so much more clingy than in the original story?

13. This Omega is Immune to All Abilities

Yi Jiamu, a patient with Ability Deficiency Disorder, inadvertently attracted Gu Yesheng’s attention his very first day of school. The yandere beauty, avoided by the entire school promised, to protect him. When Yi Jiamu informed him that it wasn't necessary, Gu Yesheng thought he was just shy. Later, he discovered that it really wasn't necessary...

14. What Should I Do if the School Bully is Interested in Me

Ji Liao isn't gay, okay? But what is he supposed to say when the school bully asks to pursue him? He'd like to keep his face intact, thank you. Somehow agreeing to think about it turned into actually dating! How is he supposed to get away from this violent guy? Especially when he's only mean and violent with everyone else, treating Ji Liao with sweet, sincere affection...

15. Record of the Missing Sect Master

At first, the demonic sect didn't believe anything had happened to their sect master. They thought he was just out entertaining himself. When years passed, they were sure he'd met with some mishap and went looking, only to find him in the clutches of a righteous sect master... seemingly without his memories?!