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The Best American Erotica, Volume 9: Ropeburn Audiobook

The Best American Erotica, Volume 9: Ropeburn

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Publisher's Summary

Featuring erotic stories by Maggie Estep, Francesca Lia Block, J.T. Leroy, and Pulitzer Prize winner Jane Smiley.

In The Best American Erotica, Volume 9, the late Maggie Estep relates the surprising sexual happenings in a detox clinic, Francesca Lia Block explores the aquatic fantasies haunting a surfer, and Ernie Conrick introduces a tennis star and sex symbol who surrenders to an unusual coach.

Included in this collection:

  • "Joe" by Maggie Estep
  • "Mer" from Nymph by Francesca Lia Block
  • "Driving Lesson" from Sarah by J. T. Leroy
  • "Stiletto" by Lucy Taylor
  • From Horse Heaven by Jane Smiley
  • "Homewrecker" by Poppy Z. Brite
  • "Ganger (Ball Lightning)" by Nalo Hopkinson
  • "When to Use" by Stacey Richter
  • "Night Train" by Nell Carberry
  • "Ropeburn" by Anne Tourney

Previously published as Best American Erotica 2002.

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Introduction ©2002 Susie Bright; (P)2006 Audible, Inc.

What the Critics Say

"[Susie Bright is] the avatar of American erotica." (The New York Times)

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    HelenM 21/02/2016
    HelenM 21/02/2016 Member Since 2015

    Avid audio Booker! I love a mystery.

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    "Not that erotic"
    Would you recommend this book to a friend? Why or why not?

    It's ok for a little titilation but no more than that. I haven't really listen to this genre before but it was slightly weird at times even for someone who considers themselves open minded.


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    Amazon Customer 05/01/2016 Member Since 2015
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    "hmmmmm"

    Really !!!! though its a waste of time was free so keep reading but not sure why just don't understand this book grr !!!

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  • deevaa
    07/01/07
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    "Not the best..."

    All I can say is that 'The Best of American Erotica' has come along way since 2002. I'm a fan of the books in general, which is why I decided to purchase this, however didn't find it as erotic as the later versions. In fact, I found very little erotic in this edition.

    I wouldn't recommend it.

    3 of 4 people found this review helpful
  • David
    Albany, NY, USA
    02/02/07
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    "Walking and Listening is Good for the Soul"

    I walk after dinner most nights.. I love to listen to stories that will keep me going .... DUH a hot story will always do that :)

    1 of 3 people found this review helpful

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