Sensuous Magic

  • by Patrick Califia
  • Narrated by Allen Steel
  • 8 hrs and 39 mins
  • Unabridged Audiobook

Publisher's Summary

Mixing erotic vignettes with practical how-to advice and personal insight, Sensuous Magic is the author's guide to sadomasochism for couples. For readers who harbor fantasies of erotic dominance and submission, Sensuous Magic demystifies S/M, explaining terminology and technique. Experienced players will appreciate the author's knowledge of S/M safety and his insight into S/M psychology. Novices will be reassured by the book's honest, frank approach.
This new edition discusses myths about S/M, the psychology of bondage, communication and negotiation, techniques of pleasure and sensation (including tickling, pressure, temperature, impact play, and whipping), and sex in S/M scenes. Also included are a glossary, updated bibliography, and resource guide.


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Customer Reviews

Most Helpful

Inspired and important understanding for lovers

Where does Sensuous Magic rank among all the audiobooks you’ve listened to so far?

Among the best books dealing with relationships and intimacy I have read

What did you like best about this story?

The gradual and credible introduction into a big area of expression in lovemaking

Which character – as performed by Allen Steel – was your favorite?

does not apply

If you were to make a film of this book, what would be the tag line be?

this is an informative book, not a narrative

Any additional comments?

must read for people seeking to grow in their expression of love and intimacy

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- Adam

Not Sensuous just nasty

What disappointed you about Sensuous Magic?

Sensuality I believe has to do with feelings this has more to do with gymnastics and friction.

What could Patrick Califia have done to make this a more enjoyable book for you?

There is little love more about sex acts.

What reaction did this book spark in you? Anger, sadness, disappointment?

No emotion that is the problem.

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- Michael T. Grove "Sound Man"

Book Details

  • Release Date: 03-12-2012
  • Publisher: Audible Studios