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It could be said that we are in a Golden Age for Provocative fiction. With more and more authors releasing books that explore the various realms of sexuality while still offering social commentary and a concentrated examination of human feelings and attitudes throughout. So with that in mind, why not test your fictional limits and see the range of provocative prose we have on offer!
A young Italian woman flees her home in Rome and gets involved with the wrong man in ParisCornelia, the fearless stripper and killer for hire, who proved such a hit in previous novels, is back and on another mission to kill.As the two women’s paths intersect, an English crime writer down on his luck is mistaken for a private eye and goes on a quest for a missing personFrom New York to Paris, and then on a thrilling journey through Barcelona, Tangiers, Venice and then finally to a small medieval town outside Rome, the waltz with darkness of the three characters in search of love, lust and redemption becomes ever more poignant and mysterious.
Sex with a mysterious stranger aboard a train leads Rita Holly to an initiation into the exclusive and secretive Mount club. Sophisticated and deviant rituals await Rita, as do the endless intrigues and power struggles deep within the heart of the organization. Rita learns that membership of the Mount Club is not for the sexually repressed. During her initiation, sex with her new lover from the train, Edward, is forbidden but Alex the dance instructor is happy to take his place and Leo the zoo keeper is happy to encourage Rita's animal instincts. With more and more titillating punishments in store and the club's sexy head Vivienne intent on her failing, will Holly succeed in her lengthy and lurid initiation?
The next volume in this series where the theme for each is a particular city. Paris, known as the most romantic city in the world, gets the sexy treatment.
Some interesting and useful insights in to relationships and the way men think. Belle writes in her usual witty style which makes this a fun read even if you aren’t necessarily looking for a self help guide.
The next instalment of stories and this time all have a Dublin based theme. Fun sexy and erotic stories for you to enjoy.
The first in a new series of anthologies, each devoted to a specific city and its concealed, hidden side, unleashes some of the best writers in the genre on London, its charms and sexual secrets. Features Kristina Lloyd, long listed Booker prize author Matt Thorne, Justine Elyot, Evening Standard film critic Neil Norman and many others. More educational and varied than the A to Z!
The latest volume in the bestselling series that annually gathers the best stories of the year garnered from all over the world in print and online. Over 500 pages of the most red hot tales around of lust and love. The 45 stories feature every single sexual variation and combination from the best authors in the field. Features Laurence Klavan, Nikki Magennis, Alison Tyler, Rachel Kramer Bussel, EllaRegina and countless others.
A splendid demonstration of how to ally sex and humour, this first novel by a new American author is a jolly romp that will both raise eyebrows and generate belly laughs. Staid journalist Jacob Hastings is assigned to write a feature on a mysterious Museum of Rocking Horses, normally closed to the public. His meeting up there with a frisky female astronomer leads both down a trail of sexual encounters and comic capers that will raise the reader’s temperature and royally entertain.
Stories of forbidden sex and dangerous liaisons and seductions all set around a nameless hotel, much under the ironic gaze of the all-knowing receptionist. Gives a new meaning altogether to room service, even if some of the stories are set around the bar, the gym and every nook and cranny of the luxurious establishment. From satin sheets to rubber masks, every kink is available. A striking debut by a young, new British writer.
Literature has addressed sex throughout history. The joys and complexities are shown in 'The Song of Solomon' in the Bible. Byron, Chacer and Donne are famous for their compemplations on sex and desire.
Provocative prose is not simply pornographic, and product created simply to excite and arouse. Provocative prose stands apart as it is able to offer excitement while also deliviering social commentary and an examination of human feelings and behaviour. This genre can help you to think more deeply about sex, desire and how are attitudes to this topic are formed and what impact they have.
One of the most famous literary erotica would be Lady Chatterly's Lover by D.H. Lawrence, which manages to combine titilation and provocation while also offering character development, and an examination of the theme.
While some will still find these books shocking and a step too far. However there are marvelous modern authors such as Henry Miller, Anais Nin, and Annie Rice with her 'Sleeping Beauty' series which was published under the name Anne Roquelaure. With the development and exploration of this genre, there is a wide and varied selection of books for those interested in indulging.