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A Higher EducationIt seems like only yesterday we were announcing a new novelette by Harper Bliss, and here we are again! Her latest offering steps up the heat somewhat from As Years Go By, but we’re not complaining. It involves professors, a teacher crush, a shared bedroom and trees. All excellent components to accomplish A Higher Education.

Here’s the blurb:
At an economics conference Gail Garvey ends up sharing a room with a teacher she had a crush on twenty years ago. They’re both professors now, and Gail’s crush has long faded, but finding herself in the same room as Professor Joanne Ferguson two nights in a row proves to be more challenging than Gail would like to believe.

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Girls in LoveIf you have been following Ladylit Publishing, the name Laila Blake should be well known to you. This talented lady has been a regular contributor to our themed mini-anthologies (such as Sweat, A Christmas to Remember, Bossy and the soon-to-be-released Cougars), as well as being featured in our other anthologies Forbidden Fruit and Anything She Wants.

Which is why we are very proud to present Girls in Love: Five Stories of Lesbian Love. This mini-anthology brings together for the very first time Laila’s best lesbian erotica from various anthologies.

Here is the blurb for Girls in Love
Childhood friends turn lovers in a snowy cabin, a student seduces her teacher in her own class room, and together two women overcome the prejudice of her family once and for all. These five lesbian erotica stories by Laila Blake are about laughter, kink and above all: about Girls in Love.

Table of contents
Bird of the Summer
House-Broken
Midnight Clear
Doll-faced Demons
The Corner Chair

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About the author
Laila Blake (lailablake.com) is an author, linguist and translator. She writes character- and issue-driven love stories, co-founded the micro-publishing venture Lilt Literary and blogs about writing, feminism and society. Laila’s body of work encompasses literary erotica, romance, as well as the various fields of speculative fiction (dystopian/post-apocalypse, fantasy, paranormal romance and urban fantasy) and she adores finding ways to mix and match. Her short stories have been featured in numerous anthologies, among them Best Women’s Erotica 2014 and Best Erotic Romance 2014.

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As Years Go ByWe’re very happy to announce the release of Harper Bliss’ first standalone novelette since I Still Remember (one full year ago!) Harper has two more of these in the works (“increasing in hotness and orgasm count as Christmas approaches,” Harper says) and next month will also see the release of Harper’s long awaited novel At the Water’s Edge (“the tear jerker with only three naughty scenes,” Harper says.) (“Shut up now, Harper. We’re trying to write a blog post here!”)

Harper has this to say about As Years Go By on her blog. We think it’s one of her best yet, displaying deep emotions, nostalgia for a love gone wrong, and raw need as well as tenderness and understanding.

Here’s the blurb:
At her son’s graduation ceremony, Jodie unexpectedly runs into her ex-partner Leigh. Because of how painfully it ended between them, Jodie is taken aback at first, but gradually allows Leigh to draw her back in—just like she used to—and shock soon makes way for memories of the intense desire they once shared.

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Blue Woman Stories 1Cheyenne Blue should not be a stranger to anyone acquainted with Ladylit titles as she makes regular appearances in our themed mini-anthologies (such as Sweat, A Christmas to Remember, Bossy and the soon-to-be-released Cougars) and has edited the fabulous, recently published anthology Forbidden Fruit.

Cheyenne has been writing lesbian erotica since 2000 and has amassed quite a number of stories over the years. Ladylit has the extreme privilege of collecting these stories that have been scattered over numerous wonderful anthologies.

Blue Woman Stories Volume 1 is the first of a series of mini-anthologies containing the collected lesbian erotica of Cheyenne Blue that we’ll be releasing over the coming months. So, if you like Cheyenne’s contributions to any of the anthologies she has appeared in over the years, you’re in for a treat.

Here’s the blurb for Blue Woman Stories Volume 1
A long-time couple weave a fantasy of seducing a straight woman, old friends become lovers in the French countryside, and a cop sent to investigate a suspected dope grower finds more than she expects in a tropical garden. Cheyenne Blue’s lesbian erotica has been a staple of many anthologies since 2000. Blue Woman Stories Volume 1 collects together for the first time five of her best-loved stories.

Table of contents
What If?
A Tangle of Vines
Car Bomb
How Does Your Garden Grow?
Cully’s Run

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About the author
Cheyenne Blue’s erotic fiction has been included in over 90 erotic anthologies since 2000, including Best Lesbian Erotica, Best Women’s Erotica, Sweat, Bossy, and Wild Girls, Wild Nights. She is the editor of Forbidden Fruit: stories of unwise lesbian desire (Ladylit Publishing). Under her own name she has written travel books and articles, and edited anthologies of local writing in Ireland. She has lived in the U.K., Ireland, Colorado, and Switzerland, but now writes, runs, makes bread and cheese, and drinks wine by the beach in Queensland, Australia. Check out her blog at cheyenneblue.com.

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Forbidden FruitTime sure does fly when you’re having fun. Today marks the last day of the Forbidden Fruit Blog Tour, and it has been incredibly interesting to read all the mini-interviews with the very talented contributors to this anthology.

We, at Ladylit, would like to take this opportunity to thank you, dear reader, for the support. Thank you to everyone who has bought the book already. A huge it-can-never-be-said-enough thank-you should also go to tireless editor Cheyenne Blue, who not only juggled this blog tour, but, of course, put together the anthology.

At Ladylit, we really only have one passion, and it’s lesbian fiction, be it erotica or romance (or other genres), and we hope to bring you many more of these quality anthologies in the future. (Speaking of the future, we’ve recently added a ‘Coming Soon‘ page to our website where you can follow what we have in the publishing pipeline at the moment.)

Forbidden Fruit is now also available in print and, to celebrate, we’re giving away 1 paperback to a randomly chosen commenter (on this blog post only.)

If you feel so inclined, and you like to voice your opinion, a review of Forbidden Fruit on Goodreads, Amazon or wherever else you like to purchase your goodies, is also always greatly appreciated.

Here’s to many more lesbian erotica anthologies!

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Leave a comment on any post in the Forbidden Fruit blog tour to be entered into a random draw to win one of these great prizes. Prizes include a paperback copy ofGirls Who Score, lesbian sports erotica edited by Ily Goyanes, Best Lesbian Romance 2011 edited by Radclyffe, an ebook of Ladylit’s first lesbian anthology Anything She Wants, and a bundle of three mini-anthologies from Ladylit: Sweat, A Christmas to Remember and Bossy. All of these titles contain some stories written by the fabulous contributors to Forbidden Fruit: stories of unwise lesbian desire. You must include an email address in your comment to be entered into the draw.

Forbidden Fruit: stories of unwise lesbian desire is available direct from Ladylit or from Amazon, Smashwords, and other good retailers of ebooks. Check out the Forbidden Fruit book page for all purchasing information.

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Forbidden FruitThe Forbidden Fruit blog tour is in full swing and, if you follow along, you can win some juicy prizes! Here’s the how and what:

Leave a comment on any post in the Forbidden Fruit blog tour to be entered into a random draw to win one of these great prizes. Prizes include a paperback copy of Girls Who Score: lesbian sports erotica edited by Ily Goyanes, Best Lesbian Romance 2011 edited by Radclyffe, Wild Girls, Wild Nights: True Lesbian Sex Stories edited by Sacchi Green, an ebook of Ladylit’s first lesbian anthology Anything She Wants, and a bundle of three mini-anthologies from Ladylit: Sweat, A Christmas to Remember and Bossy. All of these titles contain some stories written by the fabulous contributors to Forbidden Fruit: stories of unwise lesbian desire. You must include an email address in your comment to be entered into the draw.

Here’s the blog tour line up (links will go live on their date):

September 5 – Cheyenne Blue interviewing Beth Wylde

September 6 – Jean Roberta interviewing Rebecca Lynne Fullan

September 7 – L.C. Spoering interviewing Axa Lee

September 8 – Lisabet Sarai interviewing Harper Bliss

September 9 – Harper Bliss interviewing Rachel O. Esplanade

September 10 – Rebecca Lynne Fullan interviewing Lisabet Sarai

September 11 – Sacchi Green interviewing Emily L. Byrne

September 12 – Axa Lee interviewing Laila Blake

September 13 – Niki Crow interviewing Sacchi Green

September 14 – Emily L. Byrne interviewing Niki Crow

September 15 – Nicole Wolfe interviewing L. C. Spoering

September 16 – Ava-Ann Holland interviewing Erzabet Bishop

September 17 – Rachel O. Esplanade interviewing Allison Wonderland

September 18 – Erzabet Bishop interviewing Nicole Wolfe

September 19 – Beth Wylde interviewing Jean Roberta

September 20 – Laila Blake interviewing Cheyenne Blue

September 21 – Allison Wonderland interviewing Ava-Ann Holland

September 22 – Ladylit Publishing

Forbidden Fruit: stories of unwise lesbian desire is available direct from Ladylit (via Sellfy) or from Amazon, Smashwords, All Romance and other good retailers of ebooks.

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Forbidden FruitInstead of shouting ‘Champagne for everyone’ (in true Bubbles Devere style), we have something much better for you. To celebrate the release of Cheyenne Blue‘s anthology Forbidden Fruit: stories of unwise lesbian desire, we are offering it at the extremely low launch price of $0.99. (You can’t even get an apple like the one on the cover for that little money.) ;-)

Here’s the blurb:
She’s off limits but the attraction burns so bright it’s impossible to resist.

This collection of seventeen stories charts the spectrum of unwise lesbian desire, gathering tales of women you should resist—but can’t. In Jean Roberta’s Shelter the bad girl’s back from prison. An upper-class lady seduces her maid in Laila Blake’s poignant story set in Regency England, while a Catholic nun is beguiled by a hooker in Lisabet Sarai’s powerful The First Stone.

These women are cops, slave owners, doctors, Dommes, and horse thieves, and you’ll find them at the pool, being seduced by older women, putting their job on the line for lust, or seducing the salt-and-pepper butch.

With stories from writers at the top of their game, including Sacchi Green, Erzabet Bishop, Beth Wylde, Harper Bliss, and Allison Wonderland, this collection is sure to thrill.

And you can get it from these retailers (for $0.99 until 11 September, after which the price will go up to $6.99):
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You can add Forbidden Fruit to your Goodreads shelf here >>

Forbidden Fruit will also be available in print as of next week. Meanwhile, do follow the blog tour to win more lesbian erotica goodies!

May your weekend be filled with tales of forbidden lust!

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We are very excited and extremely proud to be able to reveal the Table of Contents and cover for our upcoming anthology Forbidden Fruit: stories of unwise lesbian desire. Cheyenne Blue has succeeded in bringing together a very talented group of writers, some well-known already and others about to be.

You’ll have to wait till late August for the release, but in the mean time feast your eyes on the list of contributors and the cover.

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Table of Contents for Forbidden Fruit: stories of unwise lesbian desire
Our Woman by Rebecca Lynne Fullan
Hands Off by Ava-Ann Holland
Shelter by Jean Roberta
Ungodly Ours by Allison Wonderland
The Rules by Rachel O. Esplanade
The Further Adventures of Miss Scarlet by Emily L. Byrne
Sunset, Sunrise by Sacchi Green
The Clinton County Horse Thief Society by Axa Lee
Freedom by Harper Bliss
Ascending Amelia by Erzabet Bishop
Bachelorette Party by Beth Wylde
Thanks to Irene by Nicole Wolfe
Ash by Niki Crow
The Law of Reciprocity by Laila Blake
The Shallow End by L.C. Spoering
The First Stone by Lisabet Sarai
Out for the Count by Cheyenne Blue

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French Kissing: Season OneLadylit is very proud to present the first season of Harper Bliss‘s serial French Kissing in boxed set format! You can now get all 6 episodes at a 40% discount!

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Paris… City of lights, City of love

French Kissing follows a group of Parisian women as they navigate the stormy waters of love and life.

Claire and Juliette have been best friends for twenty years. Together they own a successful PR agency, but their journey to success has come at a price. Juliette and her partner Nadia have drifted apart after ten years together while Claire hasn’t been on a real date for as long as she can remember. Meanwhile, their happily single employee Steph is getting a bit too close to a new, high-profile client.

Warning: This title contains sensual language, ladies making love and possibly more feelings than you can process.

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It’s also available as a nice, thick 500 pages paperback here:
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And… if you haven’t had the chance to get started on French Kissing yet, you can now try Episode One completely FREE!

To celebrate the release of French Kissing: Season One we’re also giving away two signed copies of the paperback via Goodreads. Click the button below to win!

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French Kissing by Harper Bliss

French Kissing

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Giveaway ends July 06, 2014.

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BossySummer is around the corner, and with that, hopefully for most of you, some well-deserved holidays. But before you fly off to the sun or the mountains or a historic city (or just stay at home and relax), why not relish those last weeks at work with some burning hot tales of ladies loving ladies on the work floor?

After Sweat and A Christmas to Remember, Harper Bliss has rounded up the usual suspects again and put together Bossy: Five Productive Tales of Lesbian Lust.

Here’s the blurb
If the characters in Bossy prove anything, it’s that getting it on at work doesn’t mean you need to wipe all papers off the surface and get busy on your desk. The settings in this new mini-anthology from Ladylit are as diverse as the positions the ladies in these five stories find themselves in. A doctor finds comfort with a nurse in Cheyenne Blue’s romantic tale of love in the ultrasound room, while Laila Blake’s story shows a professor who can’t resist one of her students on a sweltering hot day in the classroom. Add a maid whose mistress demands full servitude, a sexy mechanic offering roadside assistance and an A-list actress who has trouble hiding her secrets from a Hollywood reporter… and you get Bossy: five productive tales of lesbian lust.

Caution: This title contains graphic language and bossy f/f sex and is suitable for adults only.

Table of contents
Bird of the Summer by Laila Blake
Off the Record by Harper Bliss
Roadside Assistance by Lucy Felthouse
As You Wish by Erzabet Bishop
My Name Is Bond by Cheyenne Blue

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