Author: Rachel Kramer Bussel

Rachel Kramer Bussel regularly contributes to Refinery 29, Glamour, and Cosmopolitan, and hosts readings around the country. A prolific erotica editor, as well as a much-in-demand sex educator, her titles include Come Again: Sex Toy Erotica, Spanked, He’s on Top, She’s on Top, Passion, and Do Not Disturb. She lives in New York City.

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Come Again - Sex Toy Erotica

Come Again
  • 5 Stars
  • Number: 9781627781251
  • Release: 2015-04-14
  • Author: Rachel Kramer Bussel
  • Genre: Mainstream
  • Tags: Erotica
  • Publisher: Cleis Press
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In the latest collection from award-winning editor Rachel Kramer Bussel, sex toys bring couples, singles, and strangers to new heights of pleasure. The stories range from two couples who happen to share the same remote controlled device to some very hot rocks, a perfectly icy bed, a Superman dildo, and a day in the life of a very lucky vibrator. This fun collection gives you plenty of ideas for toys you'd like to try, and ones you wish someone would invent! From "The Secret Shopper" to "The Cure for the Common Lay," the stories in Come Again are best read with your favorite sex toy handy.

Sex toys are more popular than ever and make life so much more fun! Nowadays, there are sex toys for every occasion and every act, and they come in all sorts of playful designs, from sweet little bunny vibrators to glamorous glittery harnesses. Rachel Kramer Bussel, toy enthusiast and self-confessed spanko, has gathered a delightful set of stories sure to give you ideas to try at home, or wherever your nearest toy box may be!


Best Bondage Erotica 2015

Best Bondage Erotica 2015
  • 4 Stars
  • Number: 9781627780896
  • Release: 2015-02-17
  • Author: Rachel Kramer Bussel
  • Genre: Mainstream
  • Tags: * SPICY: BDSM, Erotica
  • Publisher: Cleis Press
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Rachel Kramer Bussel was at the vanguard of this new era of BDSM. Always a step ahead of the zeitgeist, this award-winning editor knows your private fetishes a lot better than you do. Now that 2 million readers are bondage curious, thanks to the runaway popularity of the Fifty Shades series, Rachel can help them explore their fantasies and realize their deepest desires.


Hungry for More - Romantic Fantasies for Women

Hungry for More
  • Stars
  • Number: 9781940550046
  • Release: 2014-08-12
  • Author: Rachel Kramer Bussel
  • Genre: HOT Romance
  • Tags: Collections & Anthologies, Erotica
  • Publisher: Tempted Romance
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Romance is all about fantasies of love that ignite the imagination and light a fire inside. Love and sexual fantasy have always been intimately intertwined, and this collection of steamy stories shows just how well the two can merge. Combining rich and explicit imagery with classic love stories, the best writers of erotic romance bring to life tales that can be read aloud in bed. From long-lost lovers reunited to love at first sight to romance rekindled, award-winning editor Rachel Kramer Bussel offers succulent stories that will quicken heartbeats and appeal to the most romantic of souls.


The Big Book of Submission - 69 Kinky Tales

The Big Book of Submission - 69 Kinky Tales
  • 4 Stars
  • Number: 9781627780377
  • Release: 2014-07-15
  • Author: Rachel Kramer Bussel
  • Genre: Mainstream
  • Tags: * SPICY: BDSM, Erotica
  • Publisher: Cleis Press
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Submission takes many forms in this collection of 69 short stories, from straining in bondage to taking a spanking, being put on display, and beyond. By turns bratty and worshipful, these submissives will go to great lengths to fulfill their naughtiest fantasies and are rewarded splendidly by their masters and mistresses. A student returns to show his former teacher who’s really in charge, a photo shoot becomes an opportunity for erotic games, and a man revels in his wife’s past as a former dominatrix. These brats, masochists, and hungry-for-sensation subs go above and beyond for the ones they adore, pushing themselves to new limits while their devious dominants put them through their paces. Edited by Rachel Kramer Bussel, these short stories sizzle with the tension of erotic power play, commands followed, and service willingly performed.


Flying High - Sexy Stories from the Mile High Club

Flying High
  • Stars
  • Number: 9781627780421
  • Release: 2014-03-18
  • Author: Rachel Kramer Bussel
  • Genre: Mainstream
  • Tags: Erotica
  • Publisher: Cleis Press
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This red-hot guide to getting it on at 30,000 feet will have readers racing to the ticket counter so they too can be Flying High. Editor Rachel Kramer Bussel presents scintillating stories of one-flight-stand seductions by strangers, frisky flight attendants, pent-up pilots, an exhibitionist screen star who's hot to trot, a female flying instructor who takes two male students under her wing, and a couple who take advantage of the latest in-flight technology. Featuring arousing new works by Alison Tyler, Thomas, S. Roche, Elizabeth Coldwell, and many more, Flying High is sure to make anyone a frequent flyer!


Best Bondage Erotica 2014

Best Bondage Erotica 2014
  • 5 Stars
  • Number: 9781627780124
  • Release: 2014-01-07
  • Author: Rachel Kramer Bussel
  • Genre: Mainstream
  • Tags: * SPICY: BDSM, Erotica
  • Publisher: Cleis Press
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Rachel Kramer Bussel ties her readers up in knots each year as they anticipate the very best BDSM stories of the year. And, she does not disappoint, defying the odds and occasionally gravity with tales of bondage at its best. These whip-smart tales of domination, submission, spanking, and other highly imaginative acts keep readers in a frenzy. Best Bondage Erotica 2014 features 21 hot bondage tales that titillate from the bedroom to the dungeon and beyond. Handpicked by best-selling erotica editor Bussel, these kinky stories show and tell exactly what it means to wield the special power of being in charge of someone else. These characters manipulate rope, handcuffs, leather straps, a St. Andrew's cross, a chair, and, in Raziel Moore's "My Own Device," a special contraption crafted just for bondage, with the ultimate aim of pleasing each partner. Here, bondage takes place behind secret doors, at sex parties, at the office, on a mountain hike, and, of course, at home.


The Big Book of Orgasms - 69 Sexy Stories

The Big Book of Orgasms
  • 4 Stars
  • Number: 9781573449632
  • Release: 2013-10-15
  • Author: Rachel Kramer Bussel
  • Genre: Mainstream
  • Tags: Erotica
  • Publisher: Cleis Press
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What happens when you bring together 69 authors sharing their hottest orgasm stories? If you have top notch erotica editor Rachel Kramer Bussel, you get The Big Book of Orgasms! This climactic collection captures top erotica writers serving up steamy scenarios all focused on The Big O. Whether getting off from exhibitionism, voyeurism, or a very special pair of blue jeans, the characters in The Big Book of Orgasms explore all sorts of ways they can come. Go "Under the Table" with Elizabeth Coldwell and cheer for "The Pink Team" by Kelly Rand. Discover the thrill of hot wax and even hotter sex; these short stories bring the heat on every page! With a foreword by Ecstasy is Necessary author Barbara Carrellas, these are climaxes you'll want to relive again and again.

Dr. Ruth once said about Rachel Kramer Bussel, "she is only satisfied if you come and come again." With this rousing read, The Big Book of Orgasms counts all the wonderful ways women get off. Inspirational as well as aspirational, this book celebrates women's sexuality by reaching new heights of excellence. Each of the 69 stories about "the big O" is a peak experience in and of itself.


Baby Got Back - Anal Erotica

Baby Got Back
  • 4 Stars
  • Number: 9781573449625
  • Release: 2013-08-13
  • Author: Rachel Kramer Bussel
  • Genre: Mainstream
  • Tags: Erotica
  • Publisher: Cleis Press
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Baby Got Back is a stimulating set of page-turning stories of anal fun. Rachel Kramer Bussel has edited some of the bestselling erotica books in the business and this is her first book devoted to all manner of backdoor pleasures. These daring and, dare we say, cheeky sex stories have a lot of variety. plenty of excitement and offer much erotic inspiration.

Whether you love anal sex or have never tried it, Baby Got Back, edited by award-winning author and editor Rachel Kramer Bussel, offers a peek at what happens when men and women check their inhibitions at the door. You'll find bend over boyfriends, butt plugs, "A Taste of Jamaica" and "Body Heat." In "Rectified," when Lela gets bored with every sex position out there, Brad arrives to teach her about one she learns is everything she'd hoped for and more. In "Delivery," Lynn takes a break from a Vegas bachelorette party so Wesley can show her a very good time. Whether exploring a new side of backdoor pleasure or affirming their passion for this sometimes taboo activity, the characters in this book savor every moment.


Best Bondage Erotica 2013

Best Bondage Erotica 2013
  • 5 Stars
  • Number: 9781573448970
  • Release: 2012-12-11
  • Author: Rachel Kramer Bussel
  • Genre: Mainstream
  • Tags: * SPICY: BDSM, Erotica
  • Publisher: Cleis Press
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Some say bondage is the ultimate intimacy. Once you have allowed yourself to fully explore your fantasies of giving in and surrendering to pleasure, you may find you need a firm but gentle hand to guide you. Let Best Bondage Erotica 2013 be your guidebook of everything BDSM. Editrix Rachel Kramer Bussel and her writers put it all out on the page in stories using everything from silk ties rope to shiny cuffs, blindfolds, wires and everything you can imagine and MORE. Best Bondage Erotica 2013 offers erotic insight for newbies and experienced players alike. These stories of forbidden desires and sexual fantasies, penned by the ?masters and mistresses” of the genre, will shock, scintillate, and mesmerize.


Cheeky Spanking Stories

Cheeky Spanking Stories
  • Stars
  • Number: 9781573448185
  • Release: 2012-10-16
  • Author: Rachel Kramer Bussel
  • Genre: Mainstream
  • Tags: Erotica
  • Publisher: Cleis Press
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Nobody needs (or likes) a spanking more than Rachel Kramer Bussel. And, nobody can spot a good spanking story better than Rachel Kramer Bussel, who has achieved mastery of the genre. Ranging from naughty and nice to fabulously kinky, this set of superb spanking stories will please aficionados as well as readers new to the pleasures of paddle, crop or whip. Author of the bestselling Spanked, Bussel notes "there are an infinite number of ways to talk about the pleasures of spanking. Me? I get off just thinking about bending over for that special someone."


Anything for You

Anything for You
  • 5 Stars
  • Number: 9781573448130
  • Release: 2012-08-07
  • Author: Rachel Kramer Bussel
  • Genre: Mainstream
  • Tags: Erotica
  • Publisher: Cleis Press
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Rachel Kramer Bussel is at the top of her game in BDSM erotica and now shares the pleasure in a one-of-a-kind book, custom-made for couples. Anything for You is stimulating reading, both for experienced players and those just discovering the joy of tying up your lover or bending over for the one you love These explicit stories of obsessive desire unlock the door to a world of obsessive desires, the passion that lies just beneath the skin. Bondage is the stuff of fantasy for a shockingly large segment of the population and true happiness is discovering what makes your partner tick. In this case, it might well be the tickle of rope on naked skin, or a firm paddling. Rachel Kramer Bussel's is a guidebook to great sex, told story by delicious story of uninhibited, adventurous sex sure to keep the home fires burning Each boldly wrought tale shared with your lover is another door opened into the erotic mindscape.


Suite Encounters - Hotel Sex Stories

Suite Encounters
  • Stars
  • Number: 9781573447904
  • Release: 2012-06-12
  • Author: Rachel Kramer Bussel
  • Genre: HOT Romance
  • Tags: * SPICY: HOT Romance, * Contemporary, Collections & Anthologies
  • Publisher: Cleis Press
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Suite Encounters features hotel erotica in all its forms, from honeymooners having sex on the beach to loving couples on vacation to coworkers heading downtown for secret quickies, not to mention exhibitionist thrills (and chills) of getting it on in the pool on the roof at The Standard Hotel in front of everyone! The award-winning editor of the Best Sex Writing series, among many others, Rachel Kramer Bussel knows the winning formula of stories of sex in every possible setting — luxury hotels, seedy motels, spas, SRO's and everything in between.


Going Down - Oral Sex Stories

Going Down
  • Stars
  • Number: 9781573447898
  • Release: 2012-05-15
  • Author: Rachel Kramer Bussel
  • Genre: Mainstream
  • Tags: Erotica
  • Publisher: Cleis Press
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When you look back on the best sex you ever had, oral sex will no doubt be a part of the picture. Rachel Kramer Bussel is back with more lip-smackingly superb oral sex erotica for everyone with Going Down. Taking in the essence, taste, smell, and sexy up-closeness of a lover is a powerful aphrodisiac that affects one physically, mentally, and emotionally. Once you have your lover in your mouth, the heat of desire, passion, and lust focus, tying your arousal directly to them. These fictive fellatio stories, sizzling 69ings, and talented tonguing give readers lots of new ideas to try at home. In Going Down, lovers give, receive, and explore the many ways oral sex can be an act of love, tenderness, devotion, or pure sexual joy. Just sit back and enjoy this sexy read of explicit stories to get you hot and bothered with more than a mouthful.


Irresistible - Erotic Romance for Couples

Irresistible
  • 5 Stars
  • Number: 9781573447621
  • Release: Out Now
  • Author: Rachel Kramer Bussel
  • Genre: HOT Romance
  • Tags: * SPICY: HOT Romance, * Contemporary, Collections & Anthologies
  • Publisher: Cleis Press
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This Irresistible read features stories of couples turning their deepest fantasies into reality for uninhibited and imaginative sex. You’ll delight in discovering all the exciting erotic possibilities, and ways of getting and staying turned on. It all starts with a little sexting in A.M. Hartnet’s sizzling ?Safe for Work” office tryst and Cole Riley’s moving ?Same As It Ever Was” shows that makeup sex can be the start of something new and better. Dirty talk leads to lustful surprises and inspiration for the neighbors in ?The Mitzvah” by Tiffany Reisz. Editor Rachel Kramer Bussel notes that the lovers in this daringly romantic anthology are ?able to open up in the ways they do is precisely because they have another person to rely on, coax them, challenge them, tease them and seduce them into traveling down a new sexual path. Whether that means outdoor sex, kink, a trip to a strip club or a very sensual massage, we get to see how the layers of trust that have been built up get used to stoke the fire that burns between them.”


Best Bondage Erotica 2012

Best Bondage Erotica 2012
  • Stars
  • Number: 9781573447546
  • Release: Out Now
  • Author: Rachel Kramer Bussel
  • Genre: Mainstream
  • Tags: * SPICY: BDSM, Erotica
  • Publisher: Cleis Press
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Best Bondage Erotica 2012 fully explores the joys of restraint with stories from top-notch (pun unintended) writers who have mastered the bondage fiction. Editrix extraordinaire Rachel Kramer Bussel lets the reader in on the subterranean world of forbidden desires and sexual fantasies that shock and scintillate as they mesmerize. How do you want to be teased, tied, and tantalized? Best Bondage Erotica 2012 covers all the ways you can get your kink on with stories of spanking, corsetry, rubber, crossdressing, handcuffs, robe, and pleasures that push into new, and exquisitely delightful territory. Surrender to the intense eroticism of bondage and fetish in full flower.


Obsessed - Erotic Romance for Women

Obsessed
  • 5 Stars
  • Number: 9781573447188
  • Release: Out Now
  • Authors: Caridad Pineiro, Rachel Kramer Bussel, K. D. Grace
  • Genre: HOT Romance
  • Tags: * SPICY: HOT Romance, Collections & Anthologies
  • Publisher: Cleis Press
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Obsessed is not about obsession for a new purse or a new car. Instead, these stories sizzle with the kind of obsession that is fueled by our deepest desires, the ones that hold couples together, the ones that haunt us and don’t let go. Whether just-blooming passions, rekindled sparks, or reinvented relationships, these lovers put the object of their obsession first. From the almost-divorced couple in ?Aftershocks,” by Bella Andre, who finally confess their deepest desires during an earthquake, to a woman who confesses to her boyfriend just how much she lusts after another man in Emerald's "Then," these lovers push the boundaries of their relationship and the boundaries of their trust in each other. Obsessed lovers don’t always do what is rational; sometimes they chase their dreams, such as in Kayla Perrin’s ?One Night in Paris,” across the world and across the landscape of their lovers’ bodies.


Gotta Have It - 69 Stories of Sudden Sex

Gotta Have It
  • Stars
  • Number: 9781573446471
  • Release: Out Now
  • Author: Rachel Kramer Bussel
  • Genre: Mainstream
  • Tags: Erotica
  • Publisher: Cleis Press
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Rachel Kramer Bussel has collected a wide and wild variety of original erotica stories that are deliciously short — just one orgasmic bite at a time. In 1,200 words or less, these authors explore every which way you can "get it on," including threesomes, sex toys, public sex, BDSM, fetishes, and much more. Get "Anal-yzed," learn "The Advantage of Working from Home," and spy some risqué "Vacation Pictures." There are pecan rolls dripping in caramel and meals where lovers feast on nothing but each other. From crossword puzzles to Godzilla, these tales are perfect for reading aloud before you live out your own frisky fantasy. For those who like their sex quick and naughty, Gotta Have It has a host of erotic offerings to get you going.


Hide and Seek - Erotic Tales of Voyeurs and Exhibitionists

Hide and Seek
  • Stars
  • Number: 1573444197
  • Release: Out Now
  • Authors: Rachel Kramer Bussel, Alison Tyler
  • Genre: Mainstream
  • Tags: Erotica
  • Publisher: Cleis Press
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Watching others as they expose themselves ? or reversing the equation by taking center stage ? can be some of life’s naughtiest delights. Hide and Seek proves that the eye is as much a pathway to pleasure as any other part of the body. The possibilities are endless: watching a lover undress from the safety of a hidden hole in the wall; peeking at the neighbors through a crack in the blinds when they think nobody’s looking; visiting a local strip club to glimpse a beautiful dancer; or going to an orgy where a world of sexual scenarios suddenly appears. In Hide and Seek, readers get a front-row seat to the steamiest live action around as sexy men and women strip, tease, and make us beg for more.


Surrender - Erotic Tales of Female Pleasure and Submission

Surrender
  • Stars
  • Number: 9781573446525
  • Release: 2011-05-05
  • Authors: Donna George Storey, Rachel Kramer Bussel
  • Genre: Mainstream
  • Tags: Erotica
  • Publisher: Cleis Press
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Rachel Kramer Bussel's bestselling books of submissive women and dominant men showcase our fantasies, desires, and deepest wishes. For those (and there are MANY) who love to be tired up, spanked, blindfolded, bound, or "used," for another's pleasure, these are books of inspiration. And, of course, these smart subs are getting exactly what THEY really want in very many ways.

Good BDSM erotica makes us understand all the emotions that can come into play when, well, playing: there can be uncertainty, nervousness, fear, excitement. Each of the 22 stories in Surrender are blazingly hot and because they illuminate some aspect of submission. The authors of the stories understand the art of submission and the thrill of surrender, whether that’s personal space, sight (?Without Eyes” by Terri Pray) or culinary choices (?Lunch” by Elizabeth Coldwell).What the women here want is to give up part of themselves to gain something else. They may still be skittish, but overcoming their fears, surrendering to them, yields beauty, pleasure and, in its way, power.


Best Bondage Erotica 2011

Best Bondage Erotica 2011
  • Stars
  • Number: 9781573444262
  • Release: 2010-12-01
  • Author: Rachel Kramer Bussel
  • Genre: Mainstream
  • Tags: * SPICY: BDSM, Erotica
  • Publisher: Cleis Press
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A superb selection of stories from great writers who have mastered the not-so-gentle art of bondage fiction, Best Bondage Erotica 2011 is the debut of a stimulating new series. These stories of forbidden desires and sexual fantasies shock, scintillate, and mesmerize. Award-winning editor Rachel Kramer Bussel has created one of the most daring erotica collections, with work by Elizabeth Coldwell, Janine Ashbless, Dominic Santi, and more. How do you want to be tied up? Let Best Bondage Erotica 2011 count the ways . . . using everything from rope to handcuffs, silk ties to cling wrap, ethernet cables, and more. With stories that feature a sexy little mermaid, a randy circus act, an IT manager at a fetish club, and a Las Vegas photographer with an eye for kink, Best Bondage Erotica 2011 offers erotic insight for newbies and experienced players alike.


Passion : Erotic Romance for Women

Passion : Erotic Romance for Women
  • Stars
  • Number: 9781573444156
  • Release: 2010-11-01
  • Author: Rachel Kramer Bussel
  • Genre: Mainstream
  • Tags: Erotica
  • Publisher: Cleis Press
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Love and sex have always been intimately intertwined, and Passion shows just how well the two can merge. This collection of steamy stories combines rich and explicit imagery with tales of classic love, letting the best writers of erotic romance bring to life tales that can be read aloud in bed. From long lost lovers reunited to love at first sight to romance rekindled, Passion’s succulent stories quicken heartbeats and appeal to everyone, from the least to the most romantic of souls.


She's on Top - Erotic Stories of Female Dominance and Male Submission

She's on Top
  • Stars
  • Number: 9781573442695
  • Release: March 16, 2007
  • Author: Rachel Kramer Bussel
  • Genre: HOT Romance
  • Tags: * SPICY: HOT Romance, Collections & Anthologies
  • Publisher: Cleis Press
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Turning the tables on rigid gender roles, the stories in She’s on Top honor the Amazon, the dominatrix, and other handcuff-toting, whip-wielding she-devils of the male bottom’s deepest dreams. Employing every item in their bag of tricks, from strap-ons to metal cinches, these hot dommes like nothing better than teasing and tormenting their devoted subjects. With stories Stan Kent, Debra Hyde, Saskia Walker, and many more of the best writers in the field of BDSM erotica, She’s on Top shows that pleasure’s best when dispensed by a firm female hand.


Peep Show - Erotic Tales of Voyeurs and Exhibitionists

Peep Show
  • Stars
  • Number: 9781573443708
  • Release: November 3, 2009
  • Author: Rachel Kramer Bussel
  • Genre: HOT Romance
  • Tags: * SPICY: HOT Romance, Collections & Anthologies
  • Publisher: Cleis Press
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Every show-off needs somebody to watch.

Whether you relish an inadvertent peek at the neighbors through a crack in the blinds, delight in a visit to a strip club, or simply adore watching your lover undress at home, Peep Show will pack an erotic punch for you. These sexy stories speak to a common sexual desire: the wish to watch and to be watched. In Peep Show, Rachel Kramer Bussel gathers eighteen steamy stories that honor the art of the striptease, the daring of the nudist, and the boldness of the person who will go out of her way to get more than an eyeful.