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The trilogy's Touchstone, resident Old Kingdom Human Popsicle and possibly long-lost heir to the throne. Features a Dark and Troubled Past and tendency to go berserk when Sabriel is threatened. Better known for his Naked First Impression, and kilt.
has some. As narrator, Dora, gets more and more infatuated with Miron, we're getting more and more descriptions of how handsome he is. Then there's Baal, who becomes Dora's good friend. When she's Dora Wilk Series Dreaming of Things to Come, her dream starts with Baal banging a girl and description, while not being porn-like, is very... informative about him. Spoofed, though, when girl ends up assassinating him.
, obviously, has its share: A good three-quarters of the book is Bella telling us how perfect and handsome Edward Cullen is.
Twilight Bella's dad lampshades it for Dr. Carlisle Cullen, saying that it is a good thing he's happily married, and that the nurses have trouble concentrating around him.
In the movies, Jacob (Taylor Lautner) has so many Shirtless Scenes that Edward eventually lampshades it to Bella—not quite a Walking Shirtless Scene, but ...
In Hilary McKay's , there is a sizable selection. Tom, Indigo, Darling Michael, and even Bill Casson, so much so that Sarah Casson Family Series lampshades this on Rose's blog because of the Estrogen Brigade that Bill gathers with an Even the Guys Want Him statement used to drive his fangirls off.
Tall, dark and handsome Louis from the Charlie Parker Series is constantly the subject of paragraphs describing how incredibly attractive he is, often in contrast to his short, aging, unattractive partner Angel. A flashback to his and Angel's first meeting, when he comes out of the shower dripping wet with only a small towel protecting his modesty, is particularly notable. In universe, he constantly has waitresses and secretaries hitting on him, and is easily able to flirt information out of women when necessary.
Even without a movie, or even an illustration, Garrid still manages to be this for Tales of the Frog Princess.
Finnick Odair in , in-universe. Of course, this series being what it is, this trope gets deconstructed The Hunger Games hard when it's revealed that President Snow has been forcing him to prostitute himself because desirability = profit.
Bast from The Kingkiller Chronicles as lampshaded in a comic summary of the novel posted on Rothfuss' blog. ◊
In , every book in which Thomas Raith The Dresden Files (an incubus) makes an appearance will have a passage of varying length describing exactly how physically gorgeous he is, in addition to the supernatural incubus influence. It's actually a serious problem for him when he tries to be a Friendly Neighbourhood Vampire and get a normal job, as his female colleagues keep (literally) jumping on him no matter how hard he tries to dissuade them, and when he's caught the Double Standard causes his manager to assume he's the instigator and fire him. This happens repeatedly, with him getting increasingly fed up of being fired and not being able to feed properly without harming anyone until he eventually .
gets a job pretending to be a gay hairdresser, where he can safely feed through the slight but near-constant physical contact without harming anyone Alec Scudder in is an example of this. He's gay, he's up for getting down with Maurice and their relationship doesn't end up with Maurice anyone dying.
Hornblower from series is Mr Fanservice even on paper. Ladies are known to be attracted to men in uniforms, but Hornblower gets a Horatio Hornblower Shower Scene every now and then, too. As a captain, Hornblower is known to his crew for taking a daily shower by having a couple of sailors at the pump with a hose—even in the Baltic where the water is freezing, and an incident partway through has him moving around the deck without any clothes on for about half an hour. The first time this habit appears chronologically is in Lieutenant Hornblower, where it's described in great detail: the hoseman pumping a stream of water on him, casting a towel aside, standing there naked in the sunshine, an amused crowd gathering to watch and Mr Bush's musings that it might be pleasurable despite being unhealthy.
In Tempi's default costume is a suit of skin-tight "mercenary reds." Of course, he spends a considerable portion of the expedition not wearing a shirt, or entirely naked.
The Wise Man's Fear, Tam from The Last Dragon Chronicles.
Will Herondale from . Big time. His good looks are given a lot of attention.
The Infernal Devices In , much attention is given to how attractive Jace is, especially since the viewpoint character is in love with him.
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