Vibrator Nation by Lynn Comella

During my job at a local sex toy retailer, my coworker regularly discussed writing a book of our experiences. Lynn Comella has done that and more. Pulling from her own sex retail experience and years of research, Comella has brought us Vibrator Nation, a brilliant examination of the history of adult stores. Continue reading “Vibrator Nation by Lynn Comella”

Bonk: The Curious Coupling of Science and Sex by Mary Roach

Content Warning: graphic description of surgical operation on the penis (Chapter 8) and penile urethral manipulation. Continue reading “Bonk: The Curious Coupling of Science and Sex by Mary Roach”

Dr. Tatiana’s Sex Advice to All Creation by Olivia Judson

This review was originally written for The Center for Sexual Pleasure and Health

Every page of this book was either weird, funny, interesting, or revolting. And I loved every second of reading it. Not for the faint of heart, this book contains possible triggers for readers throughout, including cannibalism, murder, rape, incest, and spiders. The term “hermaphrodite” is also used, though only in discussing non-human members of the animal kingdom.
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