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Slave to Love: Erotic Stories of Bondage and Desire

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3.64 of 5 stars 3.64  ·  rating details  ·  33 ratings  ·  6 reviews
The right kind of punishment can be a powerful turn on. Restraint can release hidden desires. A simple leather strap, a shiny pair of handcuffs, a delicate silk scarf, a dominant’s stern gaze. The yearning for a partner who will take control can grip one as powerfully as the most intricate, indecipherable rope knot. In Slave to Love, Alison Tyler gathers the most popular — ...more
Paperback, 224 pages
Published April 1st 2011 by Cleis Press (first published January 1st 2006)
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♆ BookAddict  ✒ La Crimson Femme
Short stories that promise much but don't deliver enough. Kept me hanging. The stories weren't bad, I just wish there was more to it. It's like a bloody cock tease.
Erica Alex
Watching Lois perform, Under My Thumb, Unlike the Others, Daddy's Girl, Ever on Edge, and Five Bucks a Swat were my favorite. I prefer to love more than a few of the stories in a 20+ story anthology, but it did what it needed to for me. Ever On Edge was especially sexy. I enjoy kinky dynamics between married couples. It brings a different nuance to it for me, like an enhanced romance and blanket of trust. Five Bucks a Swat was also up there in the top three, it being both m/m and a sweet depicti ...more
Miss Asima
Jul 31, 2011 Miss Asima rated it 4 of 5 stars
Recommends it for: Fans of BDSM
Recommended to Miss Asima by: Sir
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I'm normally not a fan of anthologies. I enjoyed this one though. There's a little something for everyone... M-M, F-F, M-F, pet play, bondage, piercing, spanking, and cheating to name a few. Some of the stories are happy and some were a little sad. I'll post a few of my favorites when I have a bit more time. :)
Ridley
Three stars is being generous. Maybe two or three stories were four-star reads with any sort of depth to them - the femdom marriage-in-peril story the best of the bunch - most were just kinda meh stroke fiction with better spelling and grammar than Literotica and one terrible story had a single paragraph that filled an entire page.

I'm not really sure the good stories made this anthology worthwhile. It was mostly forgettable.
Lisabet Sarai
SLAVE TO LOVE is a diverse and sometimes surprising collection of short stories featuring dominance and submission themes.
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Alison Tyler is an American author, editor and publisher of erotica, living in Northern California. She has authored over 20 explicit novels, hundreds of short stories and has edited more than 30 erotic anthologies.
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