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3.66  ·  Rating details ·  114 ratings  ·  8 reviews
When Kate Alexander, a successful erotic romance author, attends a BDSM weekend in the city, she tells herself it's just for research. Yet she finds herself captivated by the devastatingly handsome Master John, who promises to make her deepest, darkest fantasies come true. Drawn in by his charisma and dominant will, Kate falls too far, too fast, into an erotic submission t ...more
Published April 23rd 2010 by Romance Unbound Publishing (first published April 18th 2010)
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I gave this one a go the other day after having it in my inbox for a little while now. I read the book for two reasons I do like Ms. Thompson's brand of BDSM and I was in the mood for a little rope and suspension play.

Kate is an author and as research for a book that she has in the works she decides to take part in a BDSM Power play weekend in the city. As much as the weekend was for her book, Kate herself is drawn to this world – always have been. Her first foray into this world did not meet wi
Apr 27, 2010 rated it it was amazing
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Claire Thompson take a bow!! You sure know how to pen a stimulating and mesmerizing book. Master John has been etched in my mind forever.Can't wait for you to publish more of such escapades.
Nov 10, 2017 rated it it was amazing  ·  review of another edition
I was completely blown away by this story! Kate longs to explore her submissive side. When she is told her next book will have BDSM elements in it, she relishes the opportunity to do some research. Her trust is betrayed, and at this point, I had to stop reading and take a breather. Ms Thompson described the events so well, I could feel the woman's fear (not the pain, though. Ouch!). The tale continues with Kate still yearning to explore this side of herself, and learning to trust with the help o ...more
Nov 06, 2017 rated it it was amazing  ·  review of another edition
If only every sub could find her Chase. Oh my gosh, my heart be still. I just loved his approach, attitude, and self-awareness. Kate’s mistake was not listening to her instincts. As usual Ms. Thompson does an excellent job of making her character real and the BDSM understandable and authentic. I love her stories because they make the reader feel like they are right there experiencing the action. She has a way of writing that makes everything dynamic and relevant within that world.
Cheryl A. Cohen
Nov 12, 2017 rated it it was amazing  ·  review of another edition
Another good one

They just keep getting better and better. With each story I can't wait to read the next one and the next.
Sofia Grey
Feb 11, 2012 rated it it was amazing
Shelves: top-picks-2012
This is the 3rd Claire Thompson that I’ve read and the one I enjoyed the most so far. Ashley Kendall is the pseudonym for Kate Alexander, a popular romantic novelist, and she’s embarking on some background research for her latest work – featuring BDSM. She’s had a tiny taste of this in a previous relationship that ended badly and has always been curious about it, so she books onto a ‘BDSM Immersion Weekend’.

It was her secret adventure. She could reinvent herself, just for this one weekend. After
Jun 19, 2012 rated it it was amazing
Chase is a hottie in this book
I really enjoyed it *Thanks*

::Edit:: 8/12/2012
I reread this today. Just wanted to stop in and say how much I enjoyed it again. I love when books, especially bdsm books, have so much true emotion in them. I think this was written wonderfully and I really enjoyed going on a journey with a character when they are at the beginning of a new experience. I also love when both MC in the book fulfill each other so well.
Thank You Claire. Always a joy to read =)
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Claire has been writing for nearly two decades, and has published over 70 novels. She writes BDSM romance and abduction tales, spanning both m/f and m/m genres. She has received numerous awards for her bestselling work, including the NLA-Int’l Pauline Réage Award and the Golden Flogger Award for best BDSM fiction.. Her darker works press the envelope of what is erotic and what can be a sometimes d ...more