Friday News: Jane’s New Contributions to BNReview; Amazon sales up, profit down

Friday News: Jane’s New Contributions to BNReview; Amazon sales up, profit...

This is a video of a number of authors on the subject of sex in books: Erica Jong on writing about sex as a way of finding answers, Lawrence Block on the definition of erotica, Patricia Gaffney on historical romances, Suzanne Forster on the importance of sexual tension, and Eileen Goudge on the eighty-year-old woman who told her, “If I can’t do it, I want to read about it.”

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