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Unorthodox Dom

(Unorthodox #0.5)

4.10  ·  Rating details ·  254 ratings  ·  91 reviews
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He was a Dominant on training wheels. She was a wild masochistic kitten and more than he bargained for.
Thomas has reached his breaking point.
Work, studies, lust for his sexy boss, his own kinky urges are driving him insane.
He's sick of hiding.
In walks Kat. Sassy, creative, submissive to the bone and a hot mess of
Kindle Edition, 114 pages
Published January 2018 by Amazon Digital Services
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Cécile Smits
Lilah E Noir dedicated the first of her Unorthodox series to the boxset A Taste of Submission.
It tells the story of how a newbie Dom grows into his role.
Frustrated with his love life so far,he allows his friend Allie,a Mistress,to teach him the basics.
And she then arranges a professional sub,Kat to practice on under her supervision.
That works out so well,he and Kat start dating,and before long they are in a relationship.
Only,Kat has issues that demand more of him than he knows,and it’s nearly to
Read as part of a boxset.

I’m a bit frustrated about giving this book just 3 stars. I really have mixed feelings about it.

I think the story is great, but I almost didn’t finish it!
For me it’s starts really bad with some whimsical guy who is going to play the dominant. Ugh!
I hated Thomas and I hated his first scene with Purr.

Somehow, I didn’t stop reading and I’m glad I didn’t, the story is really good, it is.

So, why the rating?
For starters,💥 no safe sex, not even a discussion about being clean
Nov 21, 2017 rated it it was amazing  ·  review of another edition
Thomas on his journey to becoming a Dom...4.5 stars!

Unorthodox Dom is the prequel story to the the Unorthodox Trilogy series, and an amazing read as we ride along with Thomas on his journey of self awareness and becoming a confident man and alpha Dom.

Thomas has a crush on his boss, Lina Riley. His shy attempts to interact with Lina always end up awkward, ending with him stuttering his way through conversation. Thomas is disappointed in vanilla sexual experiences that have left him wanting and un
Nov 16, 2017 rated it really liked it  ·  review of another edition
Unorthodox Dom is a prequel to Unorthodox Therapy, the first book in the Unorthodox Trilogy, but it can be read as a standalone.

Prior to the events that happened between Lina and Thomas in Unorthodox Therapy, Thomas was an insecure young man looking to expand his horizons into BDSM. UD follows his relationship with Kat, his first sub-turned-girlfriend, and gives insight into how she impacted his life. Despite few scenes containing Lina (heroine of Unorthodox Therapy), Thomas’s obsession with her
Kristine Louise Sørensen
Nice and different in a good way.

This read was quite a surprise and I must say I really liked it. It was nice to read something that didn’t include a headstrong Dom from the beginning, but instead to follow the journey of an upcoming Dom, who is being guided by his good friend, Mistress Sheila. The whole play and the growing fondness and love between Master Thomas and his sub Purr/Kat is cute and makes you smile. They really care for each other and help each other to reach their potentials and a
Dec 22, 2017 marked it as to-read  ·  review of another edition
Shelves: freebie
💝 FREE on Amazon today (12/22/2017)! 💝
Slightly pathetic Dom-in-training story with a nympho who tops from the bottom.
Nothing outstanding.
Mary Clark
Nov 21, 2017 rated it really liked it  ·  review of another edition
This is the first book I have read by this author and it had quite an intriguing storyline. Kat is there for Thomas, helping him overcome the majority of his insecurities, while Thomas’ resilience restores equilibrium to Kat’s life.

Thomas is infatuated with Lina, his CEO, but around her he is always reduced to a bumbling idiot. After 3-years, Thomas decides it is now finally time to move on from his unrequited longing. All Thomas’ past experiences have been disappointing; whether this is becaus
Jolene Huber
Apr 13, 2019 rated it liked it
Kat Got Your Tongue

This book is about Thomas. And him finding his way as a DOM. It is a prequel to a series. A shorter read. The content was fine. I just thought the story seemed incomplete. Kinda jumpy. The flow seemed off if that makes sense.
Julianne Macneil
Dec 19, 2017 rated it really liked it  ·  review of another edition
I read this book as part of an arc program. Thomas was learning to embrace his dominant ways and decided to have his friend Allie teach him the right way to be a Dom. Allie finds Thomas the perfect sub for his training, a woman named Kat, who is professional sub. Thomas and Kat have a great connection and when after a month of training, Thomas asks Kat on a date. Kat and Thomas grow very close and they share their pasts with each other, but Thomas doesn't tell Kat about his infatuation with his ...more
Nora Khattab
Nov 20, 2017 rated it really liked it  ·  review of another edition
first for who hasn't read the first book you still can enjoy this one as I did too.
the journey follows a young male Thomas in his time when he was what Kelli called him a vargin kink where he met a beautiful woman who goes by the name Purr
Purr became Thomas's inspiration and also an important role for his transition to fully dom but there relationship goes to a whole emotional break but hopefully they will fight for it .
the book was a new experience too
for one, the story was about inexperience
Shirley Holt
Nov 21, 2017 rated it it was amazing  ·  review of another edition
I voluntarily received an arc of this book for an honest review. To be quite honest I prefer my doms to be doms from the start of a book and thought Thomas a bit of wimp. I should have known better with a book from author Lilah. What a fabulous read. The friendship between Thomas and Allie came through wonderfully. His little sub Kat on the other hand was quite fiesty and they became an item whilst training. The love story is very special and they encounter some turbulance along the way. The sex ...more
Ian D.
Nov 26, 2017 rated it it was amazing  ·  review of another edition
A slightly different sub-dom romance...

This novella is one of the best BDSM stories I’ve read.

There’s a lot to like about it.

Two interesting and engaging characters, who have plausibly-real lives and problems.

An insecure and hesitant guy learning to be the Dom he can be and wants to be.

A sub who’s totally confident and secure in her choice, who knows both what she wants and how to manipulate him while he’s learning.

A romantic relationship.

He’s there for her when she needs a rescuer, and in
Rose Howse
Nov 20, 2017 rated it it was amazing  ·  review of another edition
A Different View of Domination

ByRose Howse on November 20, 2017

This was unusual in that our Dom is being trained to dominate submissives. I loved that Thomas is a bit shy and reserved but needs to learn how to be more confidant and his friend Allie, a Domme arranges to train him.
Kat is the submissive that Allie chose for Thomas' training, Kat is a professional submissive and a true masochist.
The path Thomas is lead thru to become a dominant even though he has been a nerdy, shy and lacking in con
E.J. Frost
Jul 14, 2018 rated it it was amazing  ·  review of another edition
As unorthodox as its title, but utterly wonderful

This is a special book. The author writes authoritatively from the male perspective, letting the reader feel the narrator's fears, struggles and growth. His development as a Dom is both smoking hot and heart-warming,
Kat is an engaging character and I hope she gets her own story, and a Dom who can give her everything she needs.
The story ends a a good point, which left me wanting more, but felt satisfying in that Thomas and Kat's story was done.
Susan Hokanson
An interesting story of a Dom in training who falls for his first sub. It was nice to see the uncertainties of a new Dom during his first scene. However, his journey really isn't described very much beyond that. I am not sure which category this book falls into since I didn't find it to be a romance, BDSM or erotica. Since it is the first chapter in a series, perhaps the purpose was just to set up the rest of the story. ...more
Sep 30, 2018 rated it really liked it  ·  review of another edition
Shelves: own, free-kindle
great start for the Trilogy
Rhonda Hicks
Dec 20, 2018 rated it it was amazing  ·  review of another edition
Thomas was hired in as Lina's PA. After proving himself within the IT company, Lina has offered to transfer him to the Development Department and pay for his schooling. Bless his heart, he's the typical IT geek with glasses and low self esteem. To make things worse, he has a HUGE thing for his boss, unfortunately, he becomes a stammering stuttering doofus every time he tries to casually talk to the opposite sex. All except his best friend Sheila, who happens to be a Domme in the BDSM community. ...more
Nov 24, 2017 rated it really liked it  ·  review of another edition
Shelves: arc
This is the first story that I have read by the author. Thomas comes off as an average guy who adheres to his routine of going to work and school with a girlfriend who he does not really mesh well with. However, all is not as it seems as underneath it all, he has a kinky side that his best friend Allie is determined to unleash. Allie is a professional dominatrix and is going to start training Thomas. She brings in Purr (aka Kat) to be the first sub for Thomas as she has an affinity for being spa ...more
Daniella Marchand
I voluntarily read this book through an Advanced Reader Copy. Ms. Noir write a story about two broken people, who discover some strengths and weaknesses about themselves, work on acceptance of who they are.
The story is of Thomas now training to be a Dom with his best friend Allie.
Allie, a dominatrix, will sets him up with a professional sub Purr (AKA Kat). Kat is a masochist who loves to be spanked and more...Kat is also a broken beautiful lady.
For a while he manages to refocus on Kat, but his e
Sep 16, 2018 rated it really liked it
This was my first book by Lilah Noir and I am excited to try some more of this series. I liked that Thomas was a Dom in training so he wasn't instantly the strongest personality. I loved that Purr/Kat, the sub that Allie found for Thomas training sessions, is submissive but also fiesty and will manipulate him into doing what she wants. Allie is a friend of Thomas that happens to be a Domme. Doesn't take but a few weeks of training sessions and Thomas asks Kat out on a date. The book is about how ...more
Anne Baker
Nov 20, 2017 rated it it was amazing  ·  review of another edition
A Dom in Training. Absolutely love this authors books her writing flows so perfectly with comprehensive details about each character. Unorthodox Dom is the story of how Thomas began his training taught by the Domme his best friend Allie. He learns fast with Kat (aka Purr) as there is a lot of sexual tension between them and realises his sub is really and truly the one in charge. As Kats’ life in there relationship spirals out of control he now asserts his unorthodox therapy. Thomas still has unr ...more
Nov 20, 2017 rated it really liked it  ·  review of another edition
This is quiet a different story than i have read before and i quiet liked it. Usually we get stories from the sub missives side but this story is about Thomas.
Thomas works as a developer and has a crush on his boss, but what he really wants and is to be a dom. And who better to train him than his best friend Allie. Allie is a dominatrix , she introduces him to Kat, who is a beautiful young lady, who loves pain and who is also the best person for Thomas to train with.

Thomas learns how to be a dom
Dec 13, 2017 rated it really liked it  ·  review of another edition
Thomas is just getting started as a Dom

This is the second book in the Unorthodox trilogy, but it's a flashback of sorts, taking place four years before the series begins. You don't need to read any of the other books to understand what’s going on, though. Since it's introducing characters and setting up storylines, there's going to be a lot of development and changes in people--like with Thomas.

Like the warning says, the book has explicit sex. This is a BDSM romance, so keep that in mind and kn
Clara Atkinson
Aug 31, 2019 rated it really liked it  ·  review of another edition
Unorthodox Dom I found to be a breath of fresh air. This story follows Henry who has low self esteem and is insecure, anxious man who becomes a blubbering mess around women. His bestfriend Allie is a Domme who has agreed to help him accomplish his dream of becoming a Dom.
Allie has a friend and professional sub named Purr that is a masochist that has agreed to be his training partner. Together they help each other work out their problems, insecurities and flaws. Their story was so personal ,down
Nov 20, 2017 rated it it was amazing  ·  review of another edition
Thomas is insecure with himself and his relationships, he's smitten with his boss but gets tongue-tied whenever she is around. His best friend Allie is in the scene and introduces him to Kat, a professional sub. Through Allie and Kat, they teach him to become a Dom. Kat is strongwilled but the perfect sub to break Thomas out of his bubble and help him find what he desires from a relationship, the two compliment each other beautifully. Unorthodox Dom is beautifully written. It was a fast read and ...more
Nov 20, 2017 rated it it was amazing  ·  review of another edition
I really enjoyed this book having read Unorthodox Therapy first this gave some of the background of Thomas's journey to being a Dom. Allie started him on the journey, but it was Kat who gave him the courage and confidence to be the unorthodox dom and remarkable person he becomes. Their love story was sweet even though it was not happily every after. Thomas's abilities as a Dom, albeit unorthodox , put Kat on the right road as a successful student and woman. Kat's submissive strength and insight ...more
M Hurford
Nov 20, 2017 rated it it was amazing  ·  review of another edition
Ms. Noir wrote a beautiful story about two people who because of their unusual relationship discover some strengths and weaknesses about themselves and then in a safe place work on acceptance of who they are. The characters of Kat and Thomas were so well written and actualized to the degree that the ending was perfect.
The storyline was well paced and flowed beautifully from chapter to chapter and kept me engaged throughout.
I highly recommend this book for your reading pleasure. Enjoy!
(Note: I
Nov 20, 2017 rated it it was amazing  ·  review of another edition
The evolution of Thomas. This is a great story of finding one’s self and being true to your own needs. I am really enjoying getting to know Thomas and all the other characters. There is an authenticity to each one of them. They all have their own unique voices and mannerisms that seems to be missing in so many books these days.
This could be read as a standalone but I think one would get more out of it by reading them in order. It doesn’t end in a cliffhanger but I defiantly want to know what is
Tianna McPherson (Anna Lee)
I absolutely loved how this book played out. I never would have guessed that Kat and Thomas would become a force of love, life, and happiness. They showed what life is like in that type of relationship. It was so romantic yet down right sexy. It gives us all something to strive for. I hope that this book isn't the end of either of their stories. I honestly hope that everyone gets a chance to read this story. So worth it. I give this 5 stars. I voluntarily reviewed this book as an Advanced Reader ...more
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Lilah E. Noir is an author of dark erotic novels and stories with elements of taboo, seduction and different aspects of the BDSM spectrum. There is usually an element of romance and tenderness but don't expect her to write a sweet love story only with affectionate vanilla sex.

Lilah is an author of Stroker Ace, a novella focused on a young couple's dying marriage and the mysterious Domme who helps

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