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Agony/Ecstasy Anthology: Anne Calhoun and “Transformed”


I can’t recall whether it was Anne’s idea or mine to have her write from Cole’s point of view, but after I read Transfixed, featuring Marin whipping the heck out of Cole and him enjoying it immensely, I wanted to know more.  As Cole admits at the end of Transfixed, his activities in Marin aren’t the only thing that turns him on and “Transformed” explores the other side of the bed, so to speak.  Given that this is a flip book, having both these stories book end the collection made

“Is that what you are?” James had never been violent with her. Only quick. “A rough man?” Saying the words had a singularly interesting effect on her body: wetness dampened the apex of her thighs and her mouth went dry. She licked her lips.

His finger dipped to edge of her neckline, skating across the plumped tops of her breasts. Hooking that finger into the top of her bodice, he pulled, yanking her two fumbling steps forward until a scant inch separated his chest from hers. “Yes.”

Next up is Just Say Yes by HelenKay Dimon

Jane Litte is the founder of Dear Author, a lawyer, and a lover of pencil skirts. She self publishes NA and contemporaries (and publishes with Berkley and Montlake) and spends her downtime reading romances and writing about them. Her TBR pile is much larger than the one shown in the picture and not as pretty. You can reach Jane by email at jane @ dearauthor dot com

One Comment

  1. Kaylea Cross
    Dec 05, 2011 @ 11:27:37

    The whole whipping aspect of this story makes me cringe, but I’ll read anything with Anne Calhoun’s name on it because she’s just that good.

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