Gears of a Mad God: A Steampunk Lovecraft Adventure

By Brent Nichols

Right younger girls within the Nineteen Twenties do not get soiled, they usually definitely do not get into fights. yet Colleen's favourite uncle has died less than mysterious situations, and she or he wishes solutions. while a sinister cult comes after her, she pushes again - challenging. quickly she's working for her lifestyles, hunted via the cult of Katharis and aided by way of a mystery govt corporation. it is going to take all of her braveness, all of her energy, and each steam-powered weapon she will be able to devise to maintain her alive lengthy adequate to resolve the secret of her uncle's loss of life. The cult thinks she is aware her uncle's secrets and techniques. they are going to do whatever, damage a person, to make her speak. yet they have made a grave mistake. Colleen goes to take the struggle to them, many times, until eventually the folks she cares approximately are secure - or were avenged.

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The Erotic World of Faery

By Maureen Duffy

N her first full-length non-fiction paintings, Maureen Duffy examines the erotic meanings, hidden or visible, in the back of the wonderful aspect in English literature. those that have learn her fiction will have an understanding of that she has lengthy been attracted to questions of myths. Now from the darkish a while and the decline of the pagan gods and the fertility cults to the technology fiction of the current day she strains topics, symbolisms, transferring nuances, double meanings no matter if awake or subconscious, and a complete underworld of delusion. She examines the conflict among the area of St Augustine and the pagan international of the satyr; she seems to be on the coming of the fairies into the Christian twilight, and the concept that of the elfin and the Arthurian knight; and provides us a glimpse of the wealthy history of folks legend. With the Renaissance is printed a transmutation of the total surroundings of faery, and leave out Duffy appears to be like heavily at what Spenser intended within the Faerie Queene and what Shakespeare intended in A Midsummer Night's Dream and later, another way, within the Tempest. Milton's supernatural is diversified back; and the satires of Pope and rapid mark one other mutation. Gothic novels and fairy stories, Romantics and Pre-Raphaelites, 'decadents', exponents of caprice, lecturers and tellers of children's tales, all have their very own expression of the glorious, each one with its underlying importance. now not least in value is the complete inspiration of the other' in sleek fiction. The illustrators of the faery global additionally obtain a few penetrating appears: Fuseli, Doyle, Beardsley, all make their contribution.

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Women in Lust: Erotic Stories

By Rachel Kramer Bussel

Lust is pressing, overpowering, and powerful. whereas in genuine lifestyles readers won't regularly act whenever wish calls, in fiction, they could abandon the security of propriety to find lust and intercourse at any place they locate them. The characters in Women in Lust could range within the items in their lust, and the way they move approximately performing on it, yet what connects them is that natural impulse for a lover. occasionally he's somebody she is familiar with good, a boyfriend or a husband; in different tales, he's a stranger, and is fascinating accurately simply because he represents the unknown. no matter if gazing a lover enjoying guitar, going out for a smoke or just accomplishing an opportunity come across, those girls grab the possibilities awarded to them, and have fun with the fanatics who train them approximately themselves, supporting open them as much as new sensual possibilities.
Table of contents:
Introduction: girls Who Lust

Naughty techniques  Portia Da Costa
Guess  Charlotte Stein
Her, Him and Them  Aimee Pearl
Bayou  Clancy Nacht
Smoke  Elizabeth Coldwell
Bite Me  Lucy Hughes
Ride a Cowboy  Del Carmen
Queen of Sheba  Jen go
Hot for instructor  Rachel Kramer Bussel

Unbidden  Brandy Fox
Something to wreck  Amelia Thornton
Guitar Hero  Kin Fallon
Odeto a Masturbator  Aimee Herman
Orchid  JacquelineApplebee
Cherry Blossom  Kayar Silkenvoice
Rain  Olivia Archer
The challenging manner  JustineElyot
Strapped  K.D. Grace
Beneath My epidermis  Shanna Germain
Comfort foodstuff  Donna George Storey

Winner of IPPY (Independent writer) Bronze Award for Erotica

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Chariot of Flesh

By Malcolm Nesbit

One of many rarest Olympia titles, first released in 1955 as Vol. 12 of the Traveller's spouse sequence, later reprinted within the impossibly infrequent "Ophir Books" set, and never obvious because.

Chariot of Flesh is the tale of Baroness Carla, deceased on the creation, with memories of the woman's sensuality via her many paramours, advised to a questing former lover.

Alfred Chester (who wrote this e-book as "Malcolm Nesbit") has principally vanished from the literary scene, yet at one aspect within the past due '50s completed prestige for Jamie Is My Heart's hope. He died in Israel in 1971 of a drug overdose, after having two times been ejected from the Beat paradise of Morocco.

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The Claiming of Sleeping Beauty (Sleeping Beauty Trilogy, Book 1)

By A. N. Roquelaure

Before E.L. James' Fifty colors of Grey and Sylvia Day's Bared to You, there has been Anne Rice's manhattan instances top vendor The Claiming of napping Beauty

In the normal folktale of "Sleeping Beauty," the spell solid upon the beautiful younger princess and everybody in her fortress can in basic terms be damaged by means of the kiss of a Prince. it really is an historic tale, one who initially emerged from and nonetheless deeply disturbs the mind's subconscious. within the first e-book of the trilogy, Anne Rice, writing as A.N. Roquelaure, retells the sweetness tale and probes the unstated implications of this lush, suggestive story by means of exploring its indisputable connection to sexual hope. right here the Prince awakens attractiveness, now not with a kiss, yet with sexual initiation. His present for finishing the hundred years of appeal is Beauty's whole and overall enslavement to him... as Anne Rice explores the realm of erotic craving and fable in a vintage that turns into, together with her skillful pen, a compelling event. Readers of Fifty colors of Grey will bask in Rice's deft storytelling and inventive eroticism, a sure-to-be vintage for years yet to come.

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Shadowed: Brides of the Kindred book 8: (Alien Sci-fi Romance)

By Evangeline Anderson

Nina is common Florida lady with a role and a existence and a grandmother she adores. yet in recent times she’s been having annoying goals. goals of a guy with a shadowed face—a guy full of discomfort and wish and wish purely she will be able to slake. She fears him yet even as, the goals depart her breathless with desire. who's this darkish stranger and what does he wish of her?

Reddix is a slightly Kindred with an inverted contact Sense—he can’t contact together with his brain like others of his style. in its place, he's doomed to undergo their feelings like a actual invasion each time he’s round an individual. Desperation drives him to kidnap Nina—the woman he has been dreaming of. yet he doesn’t take her out of affection yet as a sacrifice to 1 who claims she will be able to medication his ailment.

Snatching Nina from her task, Reddix takes her on a trip to the celebrities that leads to catastrophe. Now, marooned on an odd planet they'll need to discover ways to interact as a way to continue to exist. Can Nina forgive Reddix’s assault and achieve his belief sufficient to heal him…or will his destiny stay ceaselessly Shadowed?

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The Mammoth Book of Lesbian Erotica

By Barbara Cardy

This all-new quantity of lesbian erotica brings jointly a stunning choice of new fiction from around the globe. listed below are 50 brief tales from a still-growing style, such a lot of which were in particular commissioned. The writing covers the emotional spectrum, from intimate recollections and very own reports, to wild confessions and magical encounters. participants contain Fae Gordon, Lindy Edwards, L. S. Bell, J. Barfoot, Vav Garnek, Georgina Taylor, Anna Smith, Deva Shore, Cynthia Richards, Elsbeth Potter, L. C. Jordan, and Elizabeth Cage.

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Laid Bare (A Brown Family Novel)

By Lauren Dane

It’s been ten years for the reason that clean-cut, sexy-as-hell police officer Todd Keenan had a white-hot fling with wild, uninhibited rocker Erin Brown. What occurred among them bought less than his skin—even if love wasn’t within the playing cards simply yet…

Now that they’re again jointly, deciding on up the place they left off is difficult in mild of Erin’s stricken earlier. As Todd earns her belief, their courting takes an unforeseen flip. Todd’s ally, Ben, involves play, arousing their inner most fantasies. the eagerness they percentage transforms Erin, however it is probably not sufficient to stand the evil she idea she had left at the back of.

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House of Holes

By Nicholson Baker

Stopover at the home of Holes, the place the motto is excitement FIRST, and find a option to each sexual challenge, perception into each sexual intrigue, or play out your maximum sexual delusion. males can start with a 'good, pleasant penis scrub', take the magic sperm sniff attempt, or stopover at the Porndecahedron. grasping girls can stopover at the corridor of the Penises, shy girls can order a companion with a 'voluntary head detachment', curious can examine one another additional with a 'cross crotchal interplasmic transfer'. yet women, beware of the Pearloiner, who may well simply thieve from you what you cherish such a lot ...

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Degrees of Pleasure

By David Mason

“Good morning, Lisa.” he said.

“Uff,” she acknowledged. One eye grew to become seen, darkish, huge, and fogged with sleep. She surveyed him for a second and uttered one other small sound.

“'S too early,” she acknowledged sleepily, and the attention vanished.

“Not for me.” Eddie acknowledged, and swung his legs over the facet of the mattress. a superbly marvellous mattress, he had spotted; so few bachelor ladies had beds that have been rather sufficiently big. a woman who had that a lot feel used to be a woman to maintain in mind.

He padded towards a door, bare, came across a small neat kitchen simply past, as he had anticipated, and the makings of espresso. He arrange the pot and, whereas the water heated, he attempted the opposite door. It used to be the lavatory, correct enough.

There used to be an electrical razor, and there have been no rainy stockings putting at the bathe rod. As he shaved, he suggestion increasingly more approvingly of this Lisa and remembered, with a color of remorse, that this was once certainly going to be a one-night deal. fortunate I didn't meet her final month, he concept. She may need replaced a number of plans.

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