Abandon your inhibitions. You are about to experience the most provocative, sensual fiction of the year. Twenty of America's finest writers bring something for everyone in The Best American Erotica 2001, which will gratify Susie Bright's fans and entice newcomers to her best-selling and always arousing series. ‘[Susie Bright is] the avatar of American erotica.’ -- The New York Times
Expecting a run-of-the-mill consultation with a stodgy country gent, instead interior designer Ava O'Shea encounters the devastatingly handsome Jesse Ward – a pleasure-seeking playboy with no boundaries. Ava can't control the overwhelming desire he stirs in her, though her instinct is telling her to run. Jesse is not willing to let her go. He wants her and is determined to have her.