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Publisher's Summary

Featuring erotic stories by Octavia Butler, Daniel Duane, Dennis Cooper, and Sera Gamble, and Kathryn Harrison.
Kathryn Harrison explores the story of a psychiatrist whose sexual affairs with a young client have an unexpected consequence; Dennis Cooper trails an extraordinary hustler working his older johns; and Jessica Cutler gives lessons on how a young woman can take down all the politicians in Washington with just the crook of her pretty little finger.
Included in this collection:


"On the Eighth Day" by Vanessa Baggott
"Dangerous Games with Competent People" by Kim Wright
Excerpt from Fledgling by Octavia E. Butler
"Entry Point" by Shanna Germain
Excerpt from A Mouth Like Yours by Daniel Duane
"Blackberries" by Nalo Hopkinson
Excerpt from The Sluts by Dennis Cooper
"Blue Star" by Sera Gamble
"If You Love Something, Set It Free" by P. S. Haven
Excerpt from The Washingtonienne by Jessica Cutler
"Comeback" by Nicholas Kaufman
Excerpt from Towelhead by Alicia Erian
"The Rock Wall" by Peggy Munson
"Best Friendster Date Ever" by Alexander Chee
Excerpt from Envy by Kathryn Harrison
"What Happened to That Girl" by Marie Lyn Bernard
"Heads-Up Poker" by Susan DiPlacido
"Taste" by Susan St. Aubin
"The Razor" by Tsaurah Litzky
"The Sex Box" by Nikki Sinclair
"The Pancake Circus" by Trebor Healey
"Dream Machine" by Lauraleigh Farrell
"Wish Girls" by Matthew Addison
Previously published as Best American Erotica 2007.
Introduction ©2007 Susie Bright; (P)2007 Audible, Inc.
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"[Susie Bright is] the avatar of American erotica." (The New York Times)
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By Steven on 09-23-07

the voice acting was not mood setting

For the most part the other review covers every about but with really push me over was the lack of passion in the vocals. I understand there isn't a orgy in the booth while they are reading but it should inspire something. I let my wife hear it and she was even less inspired.

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By Phillip on 10-12-07

Just too much

Please Susie. The previous collections have been great but this one is trying to be a mess of quasi itellectual gay ravings. Please dont forget about the straight people out there!!

Sorry, this one is rubbish!

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19 of 22 people found this review helpful

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By Fiona on 12-07-10

Sensual

a good series of sensual stories.

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