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Pleasure Island

3.37  ·  Rating Details ·  104 Ratings  ·  17 Reviews
Travel to an island paradise where sensual delights by day lead to hedonistic pleasures by night. . .
Perfect Vacation
Paradise Island seems like the ideal getaway for Natalie Green. She can't wait to fulfill her secret sexual fantasies, and once she's read the contract, she's ready to sign on the dotted line for two weeks of pure carnal ecstasy. Now all she has to do is
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Paperback, 290 pages
Published June 1st 2009 by Aphrodisia
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Auntee
Jul 16, 2009 Auntee rated it liked it
Recommends it for: Anyone who likes a little sci-fi with their erotic romance
Oh wow, this so wasn't what I was expecting...

Natalie's a lawyer from Chicago, working in her rich father's law office for the past 10 years, handling the most mundane cases. Natalie's not challenged by her work or her life. Her parents want her to marry 'well' and start a family, but she wants more. But what? When she comes across a brochure advertising a remote Pacific island paradise where she can explore all her sexual fantasies, she's game. This may be just what she needs. She's got the mon
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Barbara ★
Not what I was expecting. Too much sex and not enough plot at first. Though the story really picked up when Malachi entered the picture. I really liked him and Natalie. Boy that Rose was a major bitch. A few twists that were surprising. Enjoyable just not that great.
Jonna Jean
Jun 19, 2014 Jonna Jean rated it it was amazing
Shelves: romance
I loved the book!!! It had a very complicated, romantinc, sexy, wild, breathtaking, touching story. I am addicted to Malach and Natalie's relationship and story. Malachi was kind, smart, delicated, emotional about Natalie and his companions,...and Natalie was anxious, determinated and ready for everything, sweet, gentle... They made a perfect couple. I was so excited that I cried in the end. Amazing!! I hadn't read a story like that until now. I think the author's great. Lorie O' Clare must have ...more
Amy Wilder
Dec 10, 2009 Amy Wilder rated it liked it
You are going to laugh at me but this is what having a Kindle is like so I'll share: it's late at night and I'm thinking, I wonder if the Gate at the Stairs is available on Kindle? - so I search Lorie Moore (actually it's Lorrie-double-r but I didn't remember that) and instead this steamy romance novel comes up...aaaaand sold.

The Kindle turns books into an impulse purchase in a way that video-on-demand in hotel rooms turned movies into an impulse purchase. Now lonely business travelers have cho
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Crystal S
There are no words for how cheesy and ridiculous. (view spoiler) I was not impressed at all, although I did manage to finish it. The climax was vague and rushed; I have no idea how problems were resolved on the island. The HEA was implausible. The heroine was annoyingly nosy and never really got called on it, cause the hero thought she was hawt-stuff. ...more
Diane
Sep 22, 2013 Diane rated it liked it
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Chazz Hart
Sep 15, 2010 Chazz Hart rated it really liked it
I was a bit skeptical at first. I bought this book on Kindle after reading a review which refused to spoil the plot by revealing a twist that happens early in the book (Yeah I know, curiosity killed the cat.)
I was surprised that the book actually did hold my attention. I seriously thought it would just bee a porn book, but it did have a story line and it was cheesy and predicable.
All in all I recommend it if your after something a bit hot and steamy with a few twists and turns (not of the physic
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Hillary
Jul 13, 2011 Hillary rated it did not like it
Another one bites the dust. I couldn't finish this book. I have tried, but just couldn't get into after the first 90 or so pages. The first 90 pages were great and the book had potential. I got to page 190 or so and just couldn't get back into the story. I think what blew it for me was that you found out the mystery in the fist 60 pages or so then the rest of the story you know the big secret. For me that ruined it. From there the plot just seemed to drag out.
Chrissy
Aug 19, 2009 Chrissy rated it did not like it
This one had potential, but the author blew it in the very beginning and revealed way too much. It was a good quick read if you're just waiting for something else to be released. It was good enough that I would give the author another try and read another of her books, but I think I will likely get it from the library rather than spending my hard earned $ on it.
Jamie
Dec 29, 2014 Jamie rated it liked it
Weird but good but weird. I don't know it started out interesting, and it's hard to give another author a low rating it just didn't do it for me, but it had a happy ending so that was really good otherwise I would have nixed this with one star but it had an interesting concept with twists.
Mike
Jun 07, 2012 Mike rated it liked it
Ok story, it is an erotica book so I was not expecting a great plot. It was a simple read after reading a much more daunting book in Dracula. The story is not really believable but that is not the point of a book like this.
Cassandra Javier
Oct 02, 2013 Cassandra Javier rated it liked it
uhm, mixed feelings about this one. haha. It's intense. It's fun, sometimes. It'll make you think, yeah. And yeah it kinda reminded me about Lars and The Real Girl, but only because you know...the dolls. :P
Marie
Jan 25, 2011 Marie rated it really liked it
I really enjoyed this book. It was a little different, but kept me very interested.
Stacy
Dec 13, 2009 Stacy rated it really liked it
Shelves: erotic
This book had a good base story. Androids that were built to be companions on an island for sex. The new androids that were built ended up turning on their creator and he had to destroy the island.
Patricia Lundstrom
Jul 10, 2014 Patricia Lundstrom rated it liked it
Liked the story of this book
Karen
Feb 04, 2011 Karen rated it really liked it
Really Good.
Andrea
Jan 02, 2014 Andrea rated it really liked it
It was an enjoyable light read. Just what I needed to start the New Year.
Angie
Angie rated it it was ok
May 13, 2010
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Deandri Meiring
Deandri Meiring rated it it was ok
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Julie Brengard
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Lorie O'Clare was born in 1965 in San Diego, CA. She's the oldest of three children and for the first part of her life traveled with her family, living in many Midwestern states, Iowa, Missouri, Indiana and finally Kansas. She graduated from high school in 1983 as a junior and began her college life at age 17. She received a double major in English
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