Influential Erotic Fiction


The Marketplace Series by Laura Antoniou

The Sleeping Beauty Trilogy by Ann Rice

The Story of O by Pauline Reage

The Original Sinners by Tiffany Reisz

The Gorean Saga by John Norman

Within the world of erotic fiction, there are a handful of titles mentioned over and over for their influence on the genre and their historical potency. These books have created entire subcultures, and shaped the expressions of desire of happy, healthy kink folk the world over. In the spirit of education, the most well known and seminal titles are listed above. I suggest that you read any of these books that appeal to you, and if you find a deep love of one or more, that it can provide clues to the overall direction of your explorations deeper into your wants and desires, where you feel most at home. Enjoy!