Just because a work of literature can be a sexual turn-on does not inherently make it less than. Even "smutty" shouldn't have such a negative connotation. Some of them are so good, in fact, they've also made their way to your screens. I mean, did you see Bridgerton?? Expand your erotic horizons, as it were. All are welcome here.
The Soft Radicalism of Erotic Fiction
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Despite strong arguments that Fifty Shades of Grey is extremely problematic , like it or not, E. James' book is the most well-known erotic novel. And despite its numerous plot holes , the chemistry between the starring couple Laura Anna Maria Sieklucka and dangerous Italian mob boss Massimo Michele Morrone is undeniable. Fun fact? And now, all of these blockbuster, toxic romances are seamlessly intertwined. But if kinky, secretive, moody millionaires who love sex and dominating the bedroom are your thing, there is so much more out there.
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What do you know about erotica? The erotica category covers all kinds of books, including both nonfiction and erotic fiction where sex is described explicitly on the page. It can be romantic sex, or just scratching an itch. It can be a fantasy, or taboo. It could be about toxic people, or revenge sex.
Pleasure, in the novels of Jackie Collins, tends to be abundant but hard-earned—imagine Pandora, having opened the box containing every sin plaguing humanity, retiring to a beach house in Malibu with two Weimaraners and a finely muscled masseur. And in life, the British-born author emanated a similar combination of tough glamour. If I close my eyes, I can see the jacket photo on the glossy hardcovers in my childhood bedroom: Collins, standing in front of a blandly wealthy backdrop, her hair as rich as chocolate and her shoulders padded past the point of no return. These conspicuous displays of accomplishment read to me now as karmic winks at all the critics who disdained her.