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Erotica

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Nancy Huston wins Literary Review’s Bad Sex award

Nancy Huston has won this year’s Bad Sex award, for her novel Infrared. Only the third woman to win the prize in its twenty-year history, and she has the disadvantage (or advantage?) of writing primarily in French and then translating her work into English. Although she was unable to attend the prize-giving ceremony in person, … Continue reading

PayPal blocks, then unblocks, cover artist’s account due to supposed adult content

Stop me if you’ve heard this one before… Over the weekend, cover artist Kerry Chin, aka DragonReine from DeviantArt, had her PayPal account limited (via) because the company apparently decided some of her art went against their policies regarding adult content. Within a few days, PayPal had backtracked and unlimited the account, but the incident … Continue reading

Diesel’s eBook Eros offers free ebooks to next US state that legalises gay marriage, and calls for authors to donate books

Disel’s eBook Eros bookstore has announced that it will offer free ebooks to customers in the next US state that legalises gay marriage. To this end, they’re seeking contributions from authors who are willing to offer their titles as part of the scheme. The move is certainly a headline-grabber, although it has potential to cause … Continue reading

Interview with Desideras: 7 Sexclusives Ebony Iman

Ebony Iman, author of Desideras: 7 Sexclusives, talks about her approach to writing adn her plans for the future. Why do you write? Is it something you’ve always done, or always wanted to do? Or is it something that you started fairly recently? I write as an outlet to tap into my artistic side. I … Continue reading

Analysts continue to be surprised by success of erotica ebooks

Apparently there’s a large global market for erotica. Who knew?!? As Business Insider reports, the recent Frankfurt Book Fair was awash with titles such as The Perfect Submissive and Dark Desires, showing that consumers the world over still have a major appetite for erotic books, particularly in ebook format. It has often been argued that … Continue reading

Review: Training Tessa (Hot Texas Bosses) by Lyla Sinclair (3.5 stars)

Tessa Greer needs a job. Any job. So when she lands a position as receptionist at a Houston company, she’s thrilled. But then she discovers that her new bosses have some very unusual ideas about office discipline. As she struggles to deal with her new surroundings, Tessa starts to make some surprising discoveries about her … Continue reading

Jane Austen, Jules Verne and Charlotte Bronte among authors to get erotic ebook makeover

Some of the world’s most famous classic authors are to receive an ‘erotic makoever’ thanks to new ebook editions that insert steamy scenes into titles such as Jane Eyre and Pride and Prejudice. The move comes in response to the growing popularity of erotica among ebook consumers. Publisher Clandestine Classics promises to show readers how … Continue reading

Is Sylvia Day’s Bared to You the next Fifty Shades of Grey?

Since Fifty Shades of Grey became a hit, the publishing industry has been casting about in an effort to find ‘the next Fifty Shades‘. Now there’s a viable candidate: Sylvia Day’s Bared to You, originally self-published but now picked up by Berkley Books (part of Penguin), has been selling around 1,000 copies per day, and … Continue reading

Interview with Generational Sins author Samantha Blair

Samantha Blair, author of erotic novels including the current hit Generational Sins, talks about her approach to writing, her thoughts about erotica, and her plans for the future. Why do you write? Is it something you’ve always done, or always wanted to do? Or is it something that you started fairly recently? I’ve always been … Continue reading

Andrew Shaffer’s Fifty Shames of Earl Grey parody picked up by Da Capo

With the success of E.L. James’ Fifty Shades of Grey still fresh in everyone’s minds, a parody version has now been picked up by Da Capo. Andrew Shaffer’s Fifty Shames of Earl Grey was originally titled Fifty-One Shades and was already doing pretty well when the deal was signed. You can read part of the … Continue reading

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