5 Books Erotica Fans Need to Read
by Amy Loosemore, Harlequin.com Team
Do you like sexy reads that push the limits? Here are 5 erotic books to get your pulse racing…
Vanilla by Megan Hart
In the world of erotica, “Vanilla” a person or sexual scenario outside the BDSM lifestyle — not adventurous, but still pretty yummy. In Megan Hart’s upcoming novel Vanilla (on sale Feb. 24), Elise knows what she wants in the bedroom, and she makes sure she gets it. Her thirst for domination has long been quenched by a stable of men only too happy to bow down before her. But sexual satisfaction isn’t the same as love, and she’s been burned in the past. When she meets handsome and sweet Niall, their romantic connection is electric, even though he’s way on the opposite end of the kink spectrum. How can a relationship work when both lovers want to be on top? You’ll have to read Vanilla to find out…
Caden’s Vow by Sarah McCarty
Get down and dirty in the old west in Sarah McCarty’s Hell’s Eight series! In Caden’s Vow, gunslinger Caden Miller’s compadres are becoming a bit too domesticated for his likingso he’s off to Kansas territory to carve out a space of his own—alone, just the way he likes it. Maddie O’Hare has been drawn to Caden ever since she escaped to the Hell’s Eight compound from the brothel where she was born and raised. And she’s not ready to let him go so easily…until she’s captured by his new neighbors. When Caden’s plan to rescue her backfires, he finds himself the groom in a literal shotgun wedding–and discovers an unexpected fiery promise in Maddie’s grateful kiss… Be sure to look for Ace’s Wild, a new Hell’s Eight novel out now, too.
The King by Tiffany Reisz
If you like your erotic fiction intense, you can’t miss Tiffany Reisz’s powerfully emotional and sinfully erotic The Original Sinners series. One of Reisz’s most intriguing characters, Kingsley Edge, get his own story in The King. Bouncing from bed to bed on the Upper East Side—paid in both bills and blackmail fodder—Kingsley is brilliant, beautiful and utterly debauched. He plans to open the ultimate BDSM club: a dungeon playground for New York’s A-list that’ll change the scene forever. The club becomes Kingsley’s obsession—and he’s enlisted some tough-as-nails help. His new assistant Sam is smart, secretive and totally immune to seduction (by men, at least). She and Kingsley make a wicked team but their expertise in domination can’t subdue the man who would kill their dream.
Masked Innocence by Alessandra Torre
Innocent Julia Campbell is plunged into a forbidden world of sexual exploration in Alessandra Torre’s duet Blindfolded Innocence and Masked Innocence. Attorney Brad De Luca is used to getting whatever and whomever he wants. When Julia, the newest intern at his firm, poses a challenge, his seductive prowess goes into overdrive. Falling under his spell, Julia gives up safe, conventional relationships when she let the elite divorce attorney seduce her into his world. Now that he’s determined to strip her naked of every inhibition, she’s in danger of falling too deep and too fast…
Game Play by Lynda Aicher
Things heat up on and off the ice in Lynda Aicher’s new erotic romance Game Play. “One night, one time, nothing more.” Hockey player Samantha Yates and Minnesota Glaciers defenseman Dylan Rylie agreed their first night together would be their only night together–but Sam never expected to be recruited to coach Dylan after they’d gotten down and dirty. When brutal on-ice workouts lead to kinky locker room sessions and “one night” falls by the wayside, Samantha insists on keeping things casual, despite Dylan’s quiet hope for more. But when Dylan goes down–hard–and his career is in jeopardy, Samantha is the first one by his side. What will it take to keep her there?