Sexuality

Desire and Imagination
...desire to read this book over and over.JL

27.04.2015

First Person Sexual
Down There Press authors have been answering that question for twenty-five years From Joani Blank's Good Vibrations "RM" bringing to light the sexual potential of "personal massagers", to Jack Morin's still the-only-one-of-its-kind Anal Pleasure...

17.02.2013

Just Fuck Me! - What Women Want Men to Know About Taking Control in the Bedroom
Just Fuck Me is purportedly a book for men, though I believe it’s a book more likely bought for men by women who have already read it.The subject is simple: sometimes women don’t want long, drawn out romantic sex, sometimes they just want to...

12.06.2016

On the Nature of Things Erotic
“[Gonzalez–Crussi] is content to follow his argument where it leads, making points along the way. To follow his fancy, too, although it always comes circling back to the topic in hand. One of the pleasures the book affords, in fact, is the...

20.04.2017

Erotomaniac
Henry Spencer Ashbee (1834–1900) was a prosperous and respectable Victorian gentleman, a family man who counted among his many friends the celebrated adventurer Sir Richard Francis Burton. But he was a gentleman with a secret—one so delicious that...

08.10.2015

Seventeen
Un adolescent fête ses dix-sept ans dans l'indifférence de sa famille, en pleine décomposition. Complexé, mal dans sa peau, incompris de ses parents, il est terriblement frustré. Obnubilé par ses pulsions sexuelles, il...

05.06.2018

Urban Tantra
If you think sexual and spiritual bliss can'­t be found in today'­s fast-paced world, you haven'­t experienced Urban Tantra. With a juicy mix of erotic how-to and pleasure-centered spiritual wisdom, acclaimed sex educator Barbara...

11.09.2015

Eros Ascending
***FINALIST, USA Best Books 2010 Awards – Spirituality & Self-Help: Relationships The quest for lasting love is one of life’s essential pursuits, in some ways the most essential. But it’s also a quest that’s impossible to separate from...

24.06.2013

Serpents in the Garden
The latest in the award-winning Counterpunch series detonates an explosion of voracious, opinionated and witty fireworks on the unexpected intersections of politics, art, music, architecture and sex.In addition to 13 essays by Cockburn and...

30.12.2017

Sexpert
Patrick Califia-Rice, who formerly wrote under the names Pat Califia and Patrick Califia, is a writer of...

23.09.2013

Confessions of A Failed Slut
As the only female columnist at controversial, conservative Taki's Magazine, Kathy Shaidle soon found herself covering an unlikely beat: sexuality. "Unlikely" because as the married, 50-year-old Shaidle explains, "my 'number' (as the kids...

20.08.2013

Koka Shastra
The Illustrated Koka Shastra explores all matters sexual, from setting the mood to explicit instruction on technique. In this edition, Comfort's translation is supplemented with explanatory notes and commentary. Explicit images drawn from a...

03.12.2016

A Little Bit Kinky
Dr. Natasha is on a Mission to Help You Get Sex and Intimacy Back into Your Life for Good! Does “getting kinky” make you blush? Does it sound dirty and maybe a little illegal? Well, it’s not, says Dr. Natasha. Kinky is just another way to...

29.06.2016

Sacred Pleasure
This book gave me the clue to so many questions I had unanswered about female and male sexuality, about traditions and history of our species. Though in some points a feminist twist seems to shout out the anger and overshadow the presumed neutrality...

16.07.2016

Orgasmology
For all its vaunted attention to sexuality, queer theory has had relatively little to say about sex, the material and psychic practices through which erotic gratification is sought. In Orgasmology, Annamarie Jagose takes orgasm as her queer...

20.07.2015

Strategic Sex
With chapters from Ron Athey, Scott O'Hara, Tristan Taormino, Michael Scarce, and Kevin Killian, Strategic Sex: Why They Won't Keep It in the Bedroom explores sex in public--performed, depicted, or discussed outside the "appropriate"...

16.03.2018

Playing Well with Others
Whether you're a trembling novice or a jaded expert, there's always something new to be discovered in the endlessly changing, complex and titillating world of kink. While there are plenty of other books out there that explain how to give a spanking...

19.04.2017

Ideal Marriage, Its Physiology and Technique
from the INTRODUCTION: "This book will state many things which would otherwise remain unsaid. Therefore it will have many unpleasant results for me. ... But I must write down what I have learned to be true and right. ... There is too much joy...

09.10.2015

Pucker Up
A frank and witty tour of modern sexuality from a knowing young "sexpert" who's seen -- and done -- it all.From her popular columns and website to her videos and lecture series, Tristan Taormino has garnered raves for her unabashed straight...

24.03.2017

Public Sex
For 15 years, Pat Califia has been "fussing and fuming about sexual repression and censorship". PUBLIC SEX collects the best of Califia's essays defending pornography, lesbian S&M, sex with youth, UNmonogamy, the modern leather community and, of...

12.12.2012

Intersex and After
In this special issue of GLQ, experts from a variety of disciplines discuss the future of treatment for people with intersex conditions—those born with ambiguous genitalia—and consider what intersexuality means for theories of gender....

17.06.2014

Great Sex Made Simple
2013 Independent Publisher Award (IPPY) Gold Medalist in Sexuality/Relationships.2013 International Book Awards Winner in Self Help: Relationships.2013 USA Book News Award Winner in Self Help: Relationships.2013 ForeWord...

18.04.2015

Documenting Intimate Matters
An impressive collection of fascinating primary source material about sexuality in the colonial period and later.

08.12.2015

The Art of Sexual Ecstasy
This landmark book on human sexuality makes the sacred lovemaking techniques of the East fully comprehensible to Western readers. Elegantly illustrated, it helps the reader acquire new attitudes and broaden his or her range of experience, to...

17.10.2013

50 Shades of Kink
Tristan Taormino can tell you everything you want to know about the world of kink, and more! Operating on the pleasure principle, 50 Shades of Kink is a truly helpful how-to that is the perfect beginner's guide to the realm of kinky sex and...

14.01.2015

Working Sex
Being a sex worker isn’t something to write home about for most women (and men) in the $12 billion-a-year sex industry.Prostitutes, strippers, and adult film stars put themselves, and what they do for a living, out on the street, stage, and...

22.09.2015

Sex Games
Written by bestselling sex therapist Anne Hooper, Great Sex Games is full of original ways to excite the imagination and give lovers the confidence to be adventurous. Full of photographs sure to stimulate lovers, the author uses her expert knowledge...

22.09.2016

Dirty Little Secrets
Did you know...-- That, until the mid-1600s, scientists believed that each sperm cell contained a tiny human being?-- That Romans and Egyptians used condoms, but it wasn't until a physician crafted one from a sheep's intestine for England's...

28.10.2015

Best Bondage Erotica 2015
4.5/5Best Bondage Erotica 2015 is one of the best erotica books that I've read from Cleis Press. The stories are steamy and well varied, and there were only a few stories in this anthology that I didn't enjoy.The great thing about...

23.04.2016

The Pleasure Bond
PrefaceSexual responsibility: an introductionYoung marriages: the search for sexual pleasure How conciliation becomes another word for marriage Young marriages: how the double standard influences sexual pleasureWhat men stand to...

27.04.2015

Toygasms!
Introducing TOYGASMS!, the one instruction manual for every sex toy today! Sex educator Sadie Allison guides you through today's vast sex toy jungle to help you find the shapes, sizes and sensations that satisfy you--along with lots of fun, safe...

19.03.2018

The Survivor's Guide to Sex
Based on the author's extensive training and experience in working with abuse survivors, The Survivor's Guide to Sex offers an affirming, sex-positive approach to recovery from incest and rape. While most books on the topic broach sexuality only to...

28.01.2017

Sex For Dummies
The perfect gift to slip under your loved one's pillow! This educational guide features advice on everything from procreation and puberty to courtship and commitment. Dr. Ruth also provides her own prescription for true romance-and encourages lovers...

05.06.2017

Sexual Conduct
The first edition of Sexual Conduct, published in 1973, swiftly became a landmark text in the sociology of sexuality. It went on to profoundly shape the ideas of several generations of scholars and has become the foundation text of what is now known...

13.04.2013

Two Hearts Desire
This is a beautiful little book of reflections by gay men who are in love with each other.Each reflection is different and includes prose, poetry, memos, thoughts and so on. Each couple is very different from the man who married his...

13.11.2016

Ecstasy is Necessary
From Barbara Carrellas, sex expert and author of the best-selling book Urban Tantra, comes Ecstasy is Necessary. This is not your average tips-and-techniques sex book; rather it is an exploratory journey of the...

09.11.2016

Secrets of the Sexually Satisfied Woman
The revolutionary, revealing, and sexy book that has changed the lives of women nationwide--now available in paperback! In Secrets of the Sexually Satisfied Woman, Drs. Laura and Jennifer Berman offer up the secrets to...

15.12.2016

Open All the Way
Open All the Way marks Sadie Smythe’s foray into long-range storytelling. Most well known for her outspoken commentary on her blog, about relationship paradigms and the navigation through her own alternative arrangement with her husband Scott, Sadie...

24.11.2016

101 Best Sex Scenes Ever Written
Making the provocative purposeful, this analysis spotlights the most exciting—or potentially embarrassing—story element: the obligatory sex scene. This sensibly suggestive guide demonstrates how to advance plots and reveal truths about characters...

03.04.2016

The Playbook For Kids About Sex
A play/workbook that invites children to learn about their changing bodies and feelings to promote a positive self-image. Ages 5-11.

19.10.2015