LJ Fiction Reviews: January 1, 2016

Naughty fun from Jackson, Kent, Lauren, and Rock; Faye’s and Lowell’s Brontë-inspired fiction; world fiction roundup; graphic novels from DeConnick, Gaiman, Morrison; Sweazy’s Pick of the Month in mystery; Brodsky debuts The Immortals

Lives, Loves, Losses: Books for Black History Month and Beyond

Stunning memoir, fiction, poetry; thought-provoking history, political science, sociology; and fun mystery, romance, erotica to satisfy and stir readers all year round.

LJ Fiction Reviews: October 1, 2015

Stars for Graves’s erotic romance, Tainted Heart, King’s stellar collection of short fiction, Bazaar of Bad Dreams, Baugh’s Mystery Pick of the Month, Quicksand, and more.

Secrets and Sin | Erotica Reviews, October 1, 2015

There’s only one concept in erotica that’s more seductive, more enticing than the sex itself, and that’s secrecy. In this month’s selections, secret desires spoken aloud change forever the lives of couples—some for better, some for worse, and others for both.

Will the Real Christian Grey, Please Stand Up? | Beyond Fifty Shades

EL James does Grey one better with her new tale from Christian’s perspective

Bondage Bites | Erotica Reviews, July 2015

This month we’re exploring sexy stories wherein characters are pushed to the limit, with some loving every minute of it.

E.L. James Announces New 50 Shades Book

On June 1, 2015, bestselling author E.L. James announced a much-awaited, highly-demanded follow up to her explosive Fifty Shades of Grey novels.

A.N. Roquelaure (aka Anne Rice), Raunchy Rock Stars, Debut Novelist Sierra Is “Starting Fresh” | Erotica Reviews, April 1, 2015

Spring has sprung! The snow is melting, and springtime is (supposedly) here. What better way to thaw out and warm up than with some new erotica?

Fresh Voices in Fiction: Anderson, Carr, Freeman, Jackman, Lester, van den Berg, Yoerg, & Others | Debut Fiction, January 2015

Freeman’s debut is thoroughly entertaining and highly recommended; Rider brings us convincingly into the life of a band on the road; van den Berg presents a frighteningly plausible near-future dystopia grounded in human elements; Yoerg’s debut leaves readers wanting more.

Allure, Brooks, Connor, Kincade, and the Mammoth Book of Best New Erotica | Erotica Reviews, January 2015

We’re ringing in the New Year with a batch of erotica about new beginnings (though old acquaintances do pop up a fair few times).