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Submission & Seduction

(Bound Hearts #2-3)

4.20  ·  Rating details ·  2,346 ratings  ·  40 reviews
Submission - In her desperation to repair the rift between herself and her daughter, Ella moves back to Virginia, and agrees to allow the ghost of her past back into her life.

As a favor to her daughter, she allows James Wyman, Jesse's twin, to stay the week in her new home. James. Dominating. Sexy. Younger. The man that has filled her most secret fantasies, her most forb
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Paperback, 200 pages
Published July 16th 2004 by Ellora's Cave
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Sarah
27/4 - Just starting this tonight. I think this'll be my last in a moderately long line of Leigh books - this'll be my fifth in just over a month (not counting the Laurenston books I've been reading over the same time period) - and I think I'm a bit erotica-ed out. I've about had enough of naked people and their shenanigans. If this gets a low rating it might be due to reading too much of it at once - you know, you eat a litre of ice cream in one go and you feel really sick? - well I've had abou ...more
Mitabird
Jun 04, 2008 rated it liked it
Submission & Seduction are books 2 & 3 in Leigh's Bound Heart series.

In Submission, Ella is trying to mend her relationship with her daughter and agrees to let James Wyman stay in her home until his house is ready to move into. Ella has been pining for James for a long time, but will not admit her feelings because she is ashamed of them. James is determined to make her see the light and submit to him in every way sexually.

In Seduction, Jesse and Terrie have had feelings for each other
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Ang -PNR Book Lover Reviews
May 23, 2010 rated it it was amazing
Wowzah!!! What else do i say??
This was HOT HOT HOT!!!
It left me wanting to read more :)

SO Ladies, I Finally got around to read Lora Leigh Bound Hearts Submission Seduction, And I LOVED it!!
This series is NOT for the faint Hearted!! It is very Raunchy and filled with mind Blowing sex!!! So be where, if you decide to read this.

Submission is about Ella and James, and I loved it from the first page James Knows what he wants and he WANTS Ella, has loved her for 10 years and Ella has been running away
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Nichole (DirrtyH)
Feb 10, 2009 rated it it was ok
Shelves: 2009
Eh...

This was maybe a little too porny for me. I'm just starting to read erotica, but I prefer something with a little bit of a story. This book is just two novellas so neither one really had time for an actual storyline. The language is cruder than other stuff I've read, and I actually started skimming. It wasn't sexy, it was just... ick. For good BDSM and menage stuff, try Victorious Star by Morgan Hawke or Wicked Ties by Shayla Black. Hotter, a mite less crude, and at least an attempt at a st
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TinaMarie
May 27, 2018 rated it really liked it
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Kathy Davie
Sep 06, 2010 rated it it was amazing
Shelves: erotica, romance
First read: Jan 2, 2010 WHOA...very, very hot...and very, very kinky!

Read it again, Nov 10, 2012, and have a review with a tiny bit more detail.
Both short stories are erotic romances with a focus on bondage and submission in a threesome. The series revolves around a group of men who love their women and want to give them what they consider the ultimate pleasure with the occasional threesome.

Series: "Submission", Bound Hearts, 2
"Seduction", Bound Hearts, 3

Yes, this is a very erotic combination a
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C Joy
May 05, 2010 rated it really liked it
This is the second and third book in the Bound Hearts series, but the third and fourth Lora Leigh book I've read so far. The storyline is the same from the first book, but I still gave it a high rating because of the excellent writing style. Ms Leigh used simple words but she made the characters come to life through their thoughts and feelings. The sexual tension was really palpable in the way the characters act, their words, and finally unleashing their unbridled lust.

In both "Submission" and "
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Daisiemae
Feb 10, 2008 rated it really liked it
Recommends it for: Colleen-yep it's in the box
Recommended to Daisiemae by: Liked 1st story in Ties that bind
This is book 2 and 3 of Lora Leigh's Bound Heart series. It is definately not for the faint of heart. It has M/F/M and F/M/F menage as well as some BDSM scenes in it.

Submission

Ella is desperate for mend fences with her daughter. To get into her daughters good graces, she allows James Wyman to stay with her until his house is built. Ashamed of the secret fantasies which all star him, she tries to avoid him and hides from the feelings he enstills in her.
James has loved Ella for years. Knowing tha
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Amy
Feb 06, 2017 rated it really liked it
Enjoyed this book, but I really wish there was more backstory for the two women that these stories are about. Would have loved to know more about the supposed "abuse" that their former husband's imposed upon them. Was it emotional, physical? The author entices us to believe that their new lovers (James and Jesse) are set on satisfying their physical "needs", but what about their emotional "needs" of Ella and Terrie? A woman who has been abused by a previous lover needs to have her emotional nee ...more
Kim D
Dec 01, 2011 rated it liked it
This is basically two short stories that focus on dominant men and the women they love. While the use of the word dominant may scare some away, it's truly just to show their desires and their unwillingness to pretend they don't exist. These men never leave their women unsatisfied and push them to their sexual limits, teaching them things they may only have fantasized about. If you like to a lot of steamy sex and alpha males, this one is for you.
Heather
Mar 18, 2013 rated it liked it
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I defiantly liked Jesse and Terrie's story much better than James and Ella.

But, I seam to have a soft spot for a friends to lovers story.

With these short novellas its nice to move past the running stage. The first book was nothing but running. At least Terrie took control. It was nice switch to see the alpha man pull back.

I have to admit I am looking forward to Tally and Lucien. I love a strong female, in tuned with her desires.
Darcy
Aug 26, 2010 rated it liked it
I liked these quickies that have started out this series. It is interesting to see the beginnings of the club before things were formalized. With each story being around 100 pages things proceed very quickly. This book is not for the faint of heart. For me the second story was better than the first, but only because the woman gave back as good as she got.
Jacqui
Nov 06, 2011 rated it really liked it
HOT HOT HOT!!! I had to take a very long very cold shower after finishing this novel! Lora Leigh once again proves that she is the queen of Erotica! A must read for anyone who likes to push the boundaries that extra little bit!
Christy
this book was steamy and perfect. I loved the second story in this book 100 times more though. they both get 5 stars though. if could would make it higher rating. definitely will read more Lora Leigh.
Taylor
Nov 19, 2010 rated it liked it
Good, but not great. I had a hard time reading this book. Things were getting redundant and over done. I wasn't as pulled by the characters and the story line, so the smexy scenes were starting to all run together. It wasn't a bad book. It just wasn't great.
Adele Flores
Oct 14, 2009 rated it liked it
The books were much the same, But they were hot.
Stephanie
Mar 30, 2013 rated it it was amazing
Loved these two novella in one... I really loved this series
~ Stephanie Lynn ~
this whole series is just HOT
Donna Repsher
Jan 02, 2014 rated it really liked it
Read this entire series in order, non-stop. Loved every minute of it--great characters, interesting plot lines, sizzling sex. It doesn't get much better than this.
Mesorain
Jul 22, 2012 rated it it was amazing
It was so good, I attacked my husband.
Mitzi
Book 2 and 3 in Bound Heart Series. Excellent!!!
Ties that Bind is book 1.
Tricha Leary
Sep 03, 2015 rated it it was amazing
I really liked this. The forbidden is always desired for in the heart!
Kim Wright
Dec 09, 2013 rated it liked it
LOVE THIS SERIES
Lorie Glowania
Feb 02, 2013 rated it really liked it
Quick and fast two short stories that are very steamy
Lovemesomelove
Dec 06, 2015 rated it did not like it
Not into the ménage sciences so meh
Jody
May 24, 2008 rated it really liked it
This was a fast-paced, steamy read. The men lived up to the alpha male stereotype, but the women showed a bit of backbone themselves. A book with a definite kink to it.
Jane
Sep 08, 2012 rated it it was amazing


Love this series!!
Crazy4more
Jun 16, 2010 rated it liked it
3.5 stars

Can there be too much sex??? so erotic it kept me distracted on the elliptical for 6.2 miles, woohoo. That said, I loved the characters, the emotion exchanged and the chemistry.
Christie
Oct 03, 2007 rated it really liked it
Shelves: erotica
This book is scorchingly erotic, but not vulgar, and not for the faint of heart.
Nancy Hogan
Jan 04, 2011 rated it really liked it
Excellent as always Lora Leigh!
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Lora Leigh lives in the rolling hills of Kentucky, often found absorbing the ambience of this peaceful setting. She dreams in bright, vivid images of the characters intent on taking over her writing life, and fights a constant battle to put them on the hard drive of her computer before they can disappear as fast as they appeared. Lora’s family, and her writing life co-exist, if not in harmony, in ...more

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Bound Hearts (1 - 10 of 14 books)
  • Surrender (Bound Hearts, #1)
  • Submission (Bound Hearts, #2)
  • Seduction (Bound Hearts, #3)
  • Wicked Intent (Bound Hearts, #4)
  • Sacrifice (Bound Hearts, #5)
  • Embraced (Bound Hearts, #6)
  • Shameless (Bound Hearts, #7)
  • Forbidden Pleasure (Bound Hearts, #8)
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