40th out of 120 books — 30 voters
The Toybag Guide to Canes and Caning
To the uninitiated, it's a simple stick. To the skilled player, the cane is simple, beautiful, utilitarian and intense. Janet Hardy shares a decade and a half of expertise on both ends of the cane: use, materials, construction, maintenance, different styles of application, pacing, aftercare and much more.
Paperback, 128 pages
Published March 1st 2004 by Greenery Press
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An excellent, short book which I would recommend to all new and not so new to caning. The only things I'd disagree with are I think no one should ever use garden centre bamboo sticks to hit people with, and also I don't think that canes should be used to hit palms. The author does say that both of those are dangerous but suggests that they could be done lightly and carefully. Personally I don't think it's worth the risk. She also suggests the use of nonoxynol-9 to clean canes. This would have be...more