Racy Fiction

Are you a fan of Fifty Shades of Gray? Would you like to try something different but equally steamy and scandalous? If so, here is a list of hot and exciting romances, fantasies, classics, and other titillating titles for you to explore. All of these titles are located in the Adult Fiction section of the Library unless otherwise noted.




Nonfiction/Fiction Anthologies



Arsan, Emmanuelle. Emmanuelle II. 1974.

Cleland, John. Fanny Hill. 1749.
     Available: eAudiobook

Lawrence, D.H. Lady Chatterley's Lover. 1928.
     Also available: eAudiobook

Miller, Henry. Tropic of Cancer. 1961.

Nabokov, Vladimir. Lolita. 1955.
     Also available: CD

Nin, Anais. Delta of Venus. 1977.

Sade, Marquis de. The Complete Justine, Philosophy in the Bedroom, and Other Writing. 1791. (Adult Nonfiction 848.5 S125.co).

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Carey, Jacqueline. Kushiel's Dart. 2001. (Adult Science Fiction CAR).
     Also available: CD

Hamilton, Laurell K. Danse Macabre. 2006. (Adult Paperback-Sci Fi HAM).
     Also available: eAudiobook

Holly, Emma. Kissing Midnight. 2009. (Adult Romance HOL).

Roquelaure, A.N. The Claiming of Sleeping Beauty: An Erotic Novel of Tenderness and Cruelty for the Enjoyment of Men and Women. 1983.

Ward, J.R. Dark Lover: A Novel of the Black Dagger Brotherhood. 2005.
(Adult Romance WAR).
     Also available: CD, eAudiobook

Wright, Susan. To Serve and Submit. 2006. (Adult Science Fiction WRI).

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General Fiction

Baker, Nicholson. House of Holes: A Book of Raunch. 2011.

Dickey, Eric Jerome. Pleasure. 2008.
     Also available: CD

Durant, Sarah. Transgressions. 1998.

Grandes, Alundena. The Ages of Lulu. 1989.

Hart, Megan. Switch. 2010. (Adult Romance HAR).

Jong, Erica. Fear of Flying. 1973.

Llosa, Mario Vargas. The Notebooks of Don Rigoberto. 1998.

McGuire, Jamie. Beautiful Disaster. 2012.

Minot, Susan. Rapture. 2002.

Moore, Susanne. In the Cut. 1995.

Mosley, Walter. Killing Johnny Fry. 2007.

P., Melissa. 100 Strokes of the Brush Before Bed. 2004.

Rampling, Anne. Belinda. 1986.

Reyes, Alina. The Butcher and other Erotica. 1992.

Vanderbilt, Gloria. Obsession: An Erotic Tale. 2009.

Zane. Zane's Sex Chronicles. 2008.

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Aciman, Andre. Call Me by Your Name. 2007.

Baldwin, James. Another Country. 1960.

Cooper, Dennis. Sluts. 2004.

Genet, Jean. Our Lady of the Flowers. 1963.

Hall, Radclyffe. The Well of Loneliness. 1928.

Jong, Erica. Sappho's Leap. 2003.

Leavitt, David. The Penguin Book of Gay Short Stories. 1994. (Adult Nonfiction: 808.83 P).

Rechy John. City of Night. 1963.

Reynolds, Margaret. The Penguin Book of Lesbian Short Stories. 1993.
(Adult Nonfiction 808.83 P).

Waters, Sarah. Tipping the Velvet. 1998.
      Also available: CD

Winterson, Jeanette. Written on the Body. 1992.

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Nonfiction/Fiction Anthologies

Anonymous. Belle de Jour: Diary of an Unlikely Call Girl. 2006.
(Adult Nonfiction 306.742 D).

Blair, J. H. The Good Parts: The Best Erotic Writing in Modern Fiction. 2000.
(Adult Nonfiction 808.83 G).

Blair, J. H. The Hot Spots: The Best Erotic Writing in Modern Fiction. 2001.
(Adult Nonfiction 813.008 H).

Foster, Lori. Bad Boys in Black Tie. 2004. (Adult Nonfiction 813.0108 B).
      Also available: eBook

Jone, Richard Glyn. The Penguin Book of Erotic Stories by Women. 1995.
(Adult Nonfiction 808.83 P).

Millet, Catherine. The Sexual Life of Catherine M. 2002. (Adult Nonfiction 306.7082 M).

Pond, Lily. Yellow silk II: International Erotic Stories and Poems. 2000.
(Adult Nonfiction 808.803538 Y).

Vatsyayana. The Complete Kama Sutra. 1994. (Adult Nonfiction 306.7 V).

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Steamy Romance

Berdoll, Linda. Mr. Darcy Takes a Wife. 2004.
      Also available: CD

Conran, Shirley. Lace. 1982. (Adult Romance CON).

Day, Sylvia. Bared to You. 2012. (Adult Romance DAY).

Faber, Michael. The Crimson Petal and the White. 2002.
      Also available: CD

Kleypas, Lisa. Smooth Talking Stranger. 2009. (Adult Romance KLE).
     Also available: Large Type, CD, eAudiobook

Leigh, Lora. Wicked Pleasure. 2008. (Adult Romance LEI).

Rosenthal, Pam. The Edge of Impropriety. 2008. (Adult Romance ROS).
      Also available: eBook

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