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>What is danmei?
Chinese BL novels. Often associated with long-haired swordfighting pretty boys, however there's a myriad of different genres available, from wuxia and xianxia to modern crime thrillers to historical political dramas.
>Where do I start?
Check out Mo Xiang Tong Xiu's novels (The Scum Villain's Self-Saving System, Grandmaster of Demonic Cultivation, Heaven Official's Blessing) for the aforementioned sword boys.
Other popular authors are Priest, Meatbun Doesn't Eat Meat, and Meng Xi Shi.