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THE SIGIL TRILOGY: The universe is dying from within... "Great stuff... Really enjoyed it." — SFWA Grandmaster Michael Moorcock

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Standings for category: Erotica Novels

1. Vexing Voss, Gail Koger, Loose Id, [link] [comments]
2. Deep Plunge, Rory Ni Coileain, Ravenous Romance, [link] [comments]
3. 'Tis the Season for Seduction, Nicole Morgan, Maya DeLeina, Tammy Dennings Maggy, May Water, Lia Michaels, Sassy Vixen Publishing, [link]
3. Master Prince (Masters of Tabu 2(, Gray Dixon, Secret Cravings Publishing, [link] [comments]
4. Killing Lucas, Dominique Eastwick, Musa Publishing, [link]
5. Indiscretion, Jack Greene, Phaze Books, [link] [comments]
6. Echoes From The PAst, L.J. Holmes, MuseItUp Publishing, [link]
6. Brie Embraces the Heart of Submission: After Graduation, Red Phoenix, Red Phoenix Entertainment, LLC, [link] [comments]
7. Scent of a Mate, Milly Taiden, Latin Goddess Press, [link]
8. Forgotten Desire, Barbara Donlon Bradley, Phaze, [link]
9. The Crimson Rope, London Saint James, Doris O'Connor, Raven McAllan, Elyzabeth M. VaLey, R. Brennan, Nikki Prince, Evernight Publishing, [link]

9. A Christmas Accident, Melissa Keir, Secret Cravings Publishing, [link]
10. Space Studs, Toni V. Sweeney, Double Dragon Publishing, [link]
10. Blind Acceptance, Missy Martine, Siren/Bookstrand, [link]
10. Touch My Heart, Paloma Beck, Author, [link]
11. Ultimate Night's Delights, Kelli Wilkins, Amber Quill Press, [link]
11. The Extortions of Stiffani Voydalle, Stanley Bruce Carter, Gypsy Shadow Publishing, [link]
11. Rolling Thunder, John Simpson and Robert Cummings, Dreamsprinner Press, [link] [comments]
12. Ribbon of Darkness, Decadent Kane, Breathless Press, [link] [comments]
12. Magic Bound, Valerie Douglas, Amazon, [link]
12. Given, Ashlynn Monroe, Beachwalk Press, [link]
13. Wild At Heart, Kenzie Michaels, Secret Cravings Publishing, [link]
13. Ravenous, Aubrey Brown, Siren Publishing, [link]
13. Private Practice, Samanthe Beck, Entangled, [link] [comments]
13. Maggies Misery, Leanna Harrow, Leanna Harrow, [link] [comments]
13. The Wilde Passions of Dorian Gray, Mitzi Szereto, Cleis Press, [link]
13. Waking Up His Wife, Kristal McKerrington, Solstice Publishing, [link]
13. On Becoming His - Lessons Learned, Cassandre Dayne, Casssandre Dayne, [link]
13. Breathe You In, Lily Harlem, Lily Harlem, [link] [comments]
13. Beg, CD Reiss, , [link]
13. The Fire Series - Yellow Fire, Cassandre Dayne, Naughty Nights Press, [link]
13. Out of Bounds Anthology, Cheryl Dragon, Megan Slayer, Stephanie Burke, Totally Bound, [link]
13. Special Assignment, Niki Becker, Art of Safkhet, [link]
14. Gents 4 Ladies, Dez Burke, Pink Lotus Publishing, Inc., [link] [comments]
14. Taming The Alpha, Adriana Hunter, Tangled Press, [link]
14. Taken in Hand, Shannon West, Dark Hollows PUblishing, [link]
14. Wicked By Nature, Madison Sevier, Secret Cravings Publishing, [link]
14. Brie Learns The Art of Submission, Red Phoenix, [link]
14. Whipped Fraternity, Robyn Anders,, [link]
14. Naked Montreal: A Novel of Sex and the Underground City, Laura Roberts, Buttontapper Press, [link]
14. Ménage à Tess (The Tess Series), Tessa Wanton, Naughty Nights Press, [link] [comments]
14. Feeding the Beast, Dena Celeste, Amber Quill Press, [link]
14. Dance for Daddy, Salome, Lexi Wood, Excessica, [link]
14. When the Clock Strikes Thirteen, Erzabet Bishop, Lois Cloarec Hart, L T Smith, Emma Weimann, Diane Marina and R G Emanuelle, Ylva, [link]
14. High Concept, Whitley Gray, Loose Id, [link]
14. She Rides, Adelle Laudan, Amazon, [link]
14. 400 Days of Oppression, Wrath James White, Blood Bound Books, [link]
14. Spank Me, Mr. Darcy, Lissa Trevor, Riverdale Avenue Books, [link] [comments]
14. The Naughty Box, SJ Davis, Rue Volley, Nikki Prince, Candi Delshamagus, Kim Carmichael, Riley Steel, Nikki Prince, Piper Kay, Nicolette Grey, Hot Ink Press, [link]
14. The Secret Diary of Lady Catherine Bexley, Viveka Portman, Escape Publishing, Harlequin Australia, [link] [comments]
14. Partners: Beyond The Shadows, Kira Chase, Whiskey Creek Press Torrid, [link]

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