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Maxim Jakubowski



Maxim Jakubowski is a British writer and editor who has been called the king of the erotic thriller and has edited five Mammoth volumes of erotica. He lives in northwest London.
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The Mammoth Book of Best New Erotica 11

Maxim Jakubowski
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Maxim Jakubowski

Unputdownable short erotic fiction from the most outstanding writers in the field. Once again, Maxim Jakubowski has put together a masterful selection of over 40 stories of sexual encounters from every corner of the world. From both acclaimed writers and exceptional newcomers, this is powerful erotica which explores the full range of human sensual and sexual experience.

C & R Crime

Mammoth Books presents The Best British Crime Omnibus: Volume 7, 8 and 9

Maxim Jakubowski
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Maxim Jakubowski

122 fantastic stories from Britain's best crime writers For ten years the Mammoth Best British Crime series has been publishing an annual volume of the most outstanding crime and mystery short fiction published in the UK. Over 400 stories by the very best writers in the field have been published. Contributors have included, among many others, Mark Billingham, Liza Cody, Roger Jon Ellory, Reginald Hill, Peter James, Simon Kernick, Alexander McCall Smith, Val McDermid, John Mortimer, Anne Perry, Ian Rankin, Derek Raymond and Andrew Taylor. On several occasions, stories published in The Mammoth Book of Best British Crime have won some of the most prestigious awards in the field, including the Crime Writers Association Short Story Dagger, The Mystery Writers of America Edgar award and the Anthony award, while countless others have featured on the respective shortlists. This truly bumper collection of over 120 stories, an omnibus edition of Volumes 7, 8 and 9, showcases as ever the impressive breadth of crime writing, from cosy tales of detection to noir mayhem and psychological suspense and terror. There are puzzles to solve, nagging questions about the nature of the society in which we live, but, above all, there is an abundance of first-class entertainment. Over 1600 pages of outstanding crime fiction by: Lin Anderson, Kate Atkinson, Ian Ayris, Ray Banks, Robert Barnard, Colin Bateman, Mark Billingham, Nigel Bird, Tony Black, Stephen Booth, Paul D. Brazill, Simon Brett, Gerard Brennan, Christopher Brookmyre, Alison Bruce, Ken Bruen, Declan Burke, Col Bury, Tom Cain, Ann Cleeves, Liza Cody, Natasha Cooper, Bernie Crosthwaite, Judith Cutler, Colin Dexter, Martin Edwards, Matthew J. Elliott, Kate Ellis, R. J. Ellory, Chris Ewan, Christopher Fowler, Simon R. Green, Jon Courtenay Grimwood, Allan Guthrie, Sophie Hannah, John Harvey, Mick Herron, David Hewson, Reginald Hill, Matt Hilton, Kate Horsley, Peter James, Paul Johnston, L. Kennedy, Bill Kirton, John Lawton, Simon Levack, Michael Z. Lewin, Toby Litt, Peter Lovesey, Phil Lovesey, Stuart MacBride, Adrian Magson, Barry Maitland, Alexander McCall Smith, Keith McCarthy, Val McDermid, Brian McGilloway, Denise Mina, Steve Mosby, Edward Marston, Amy Myers, Barbara Nadel, Stuart Neville, Christine Poulson, Ian Rankin, Sarah Rayne, Peter Robinson, Nicholas Royle, Zoë Sharp, Roz Southey, Sally Spedding, Jay Stringer, Andrew Taylor, Marilyn Todd, Peter Turnbull, L. C. Tyler, Simon Kernick, Nick Quantrill, Sheila Quigley, Louise Welsh, Marc Werner and Kevin Wignall.

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Mammoth Books Presents Baubo's Kiss

Lucy Taylor
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Lucy Taylor

The Plague LoversA young woman in 14th century Italy flees the ravages of the bubonic plague with a mysterious lover who shows her how the pleasures of sex and suffering can intertwine. Later, she uses her knowledge of herbs and plants to inflict suffering of her own.Baubo's KissA sexually inhibited young woman vacationing in Greece with her female lover explores the erotic arts at the Temple of Baubo, the goddess of obscenity, and takes part in a Dionysian orgy.PrenuptialsA woman meets the 'perfect' man and embarks on an erotic journey into self-destruction and sex addiction.The Safety of Unknown CitiesSexual adventuress Val searches for a place known only as "the City", a mythic land of unimaginable carnality and eroticism, where sexual obsession knows no bounds. She soon discovers the nightmare side to this land of sexual excess.Thief of NamesAfflicted with a deadly disease, Nicholas searches for a cure in Toronto's seedy sex district and finds possible redemption from his sordid past in the arms of a mysterious sex goddess named Miriam.

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The Mammoth Book of Erotica presents The Best of Marilyn Jaye Lewis

Marilyn Jaye Lewis
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Marilyn Jaye Lewis

The EpicuresIn Manhattan's financial boom of the 1980s, an open-minded married couple befriends a lovely Russian girl who shares their love of international wines and gourmet foods - and their unusual taste for sex in the kitchen.Baby It's Cold OutsideOn their way to a hockey game in Philadelphia, a young married couple get very cozy when their car breaks down in the middle of nowhere during a sudden snowstorm.After HoursFuck buddies and former co-workers, Alison and Jack, are getting it on in the closet at a posh party when they unwittingly discover that Derek Kreiger, the owner of the architectural firm Alison works for, is one seriously sexy spanker.Chapters in a Past Life(Anal & Swingers): Two early erotic classics: "Anal" revisits New York in the early 80s, in the days before AIDS, where two women go wild in a penthouse, experimenting with anal sex and Crisco. "Swingers" documents one naïve woman's vivid encounter with four much older, very married and very frisky swingers in their high-rise apartment.Three for the MoneyAn ex-Manhattan call girl revisits her lurid past when she learns that a favorite former client of hers, the rich and kinky Mr. Santos, has passed away. He's one client -- whose preference for raunchy anal sex -- will be sadly missed!

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The Mammoth Book of Erotica presents The Best of Donna George Storey

Donna George Storey
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Donna George Storey

BlindedA simple blindfold brings spice to a young couple's sex life. When they vow to make each time more exciting than the last, they are drawn into an escalating power game that threatens to destroy what they love most.Picture PerfectA wife's first attempt at intimate shaving inspires her husband to take an amateur porn video. Together they discover the darker pleasures of sexual voyeur and exhibitionist.Just WordsA hard-working international businessman learns to please his lonely girlfriend with D/s phone sex. What naughty things can you make a woman do with a thong, a mirror and a hairbrush?Spring Pictures-An American bar hostess receives a book of traditional Japanese pornography from a shy client and is drawn into the timeless sensuality of the art. With the help of the voyeuristic maid at a rustic inn, the two modern-day lovers reenact a shocking erotic scene from the past.Being BobbyWhen a coed accidentally puts on her boyfriend's underwear, she gains a new sexual confidence that allows her to enjoy tasting, penetrating and dominating her lover.To Dance at the FairA woman's obsession with the famous burlesque dancer, Sally Rand, results in a daring three-way with two male colleagues. Surprises abound when a long-held sexual fantasy finally becomes reality.

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The Mammoth Book of Erotica presents The Best of Kristina Wright

Kristina Wright
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Kristina Wright

The DressA very sexy vinyl dress transforms a young attorney into a seductress. A night on the town proves to be more interesting than she anticipate when her career and personal life collide in a most erotic way.In the StacksIntrigued by a patron with an interesting hobby, a librarian receives an education in submission from a man who knows her needs better than she knows herself.At Midnight, in the Month of JuneAlone in a dark country field, a widow scatters her husband's ashes and reminisces about the lifelong passion they shared. Age and loss have done nothing to dim her memory or curb her desire.Skin DeepTwo lonely people meet while on a beach vacation. She is a breast cancer survivor and he's had a heart transplant. Scarred, physically and emotionally, they discover their attraction is more than skin deep.Perfect TimingA woman desperate to become a mother goes to great lengths to conceive. At the peak of ovulation, she decides to make the most of every opportunity she is given.The Stars Fell DownAn adulterous couple sneak off from a party to fulfill their need for each other in a deserted parking lot. Little do they know, there is a witness to their indiscretion.

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The Mammoth Book of Erotica presents The Best of Alison Tyler

Alison Tyler
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Alison Tyler
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The Mammoth Book of Best New Erotica: Volume 1

Maxim Jakubowski
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Maxim Jakubowski
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The Mammoth Book of Best New Erotica: Volume 5

Maxim Jakubowski
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Maxim Jakubowski

In the realm of the senses, everything can be explored. A fabulous collection of new writing from all over the world during 2004-05, selected by bestselling editor Maxim Jakubowski. These tales explore the extraordinary variety of the erotic experience, as men and women play out the eternal rhythms of desire. Here is explicit sexual drama in all its forms from some of the best writers in the field.

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The Mammoth Book of Best New Erotica: Volume 4

Maxim Jakubowski
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Maxim Jakubowski
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The Mammoth Book of Best New Erotica: Volume 3

Maxim Jakubowski
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Maxim Jakubowski
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The Mammoth Book of Best New Erotica: Volume 2

Maxim Jakubowski
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Maxim Jakubowski

Reading and selecting the best from over 4000 submissions, Maxim Jakubowski has composed a new volume of the best erotic writing from 2001-2002. Contributors come from around the world and include a mixture of established writers and bright new talent. Although the final list has yet to be confirmed, outstanding works from the pens of Matt Thorne, Simon Sheppard, Lawrence Schimel, M. Christian, Neil Gaiman and Marilyn Jaye Lewis have already been chosen for inclusion in this volume.

Robinson

The Mammoth Book of Erotica

Maxim Jakubowski
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Maxim Jakubowski

Taking you on a journey through the garden of sensual delights that is erotic literature, this collection aims to educate, excite, surprise and instruct you through the writings of Kathy Acker, Anne Rice, Marco Vasssi, Vicki Hendricks, Michael Hemmingson , Thomas Roche and Stewart Home.

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The Mammoth Book of New Erotica

Maxim Jakubowski
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Maxim Jakubowski
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The Mammoth Book of Best New Erotica 6

Maxim Jakubowski
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Maxim Jakubowski

In the realm of the senses, everything can be exploredA seductive collection of new writing from all over the world during 2005-06, selected by bestselling editor Maxim Jakubowski. These tales explore the extraordinary variety of the erotic experience, as men and women play out the eternal rhythms of desire. Here is explicit sexual drama in all its forms from some of the best writers in the field.PRAISE FOR THE BOOK 'Few publications will boast as many climaxes.' Oliver Robinson, Observer

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The Mammoth Book of Best New Erotica 8

Maxim Jakubowski
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Maxim Jakubowski
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The Mammoth Book of New Erotic Photography

Maxim Jakubowski
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Maxim Jakubowski
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The Mammoth Book of the Kama Sutra

Maxim Jakubowski
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Maxim Jakubowski

The original Kama Sutra was designed to help lovers to explore the height of sensual and erotic pleasure. Since then numerous variations have been produced on this manual for love-making. Here, in one giant volume, is the fullest ever collection of Kama Sutra positions and its modern variants, including all the positions featured in the original text plus over 50 more. Each position is clearly explained, with specially commissioned illustrations by award-winning artist Carolyn Weltman and Louisa Minkin. Also included are little known, revelatory stories of how each position developed, plus the full, unexpurgated hstory of the Kama Sutra's own genesis. Packed with beautiful illustrations and sensual nuggets of inspiration, The Mammoth Book of the Kama Sutra is the fullest ever collection of the world's most popular lovemaking text.

C & R Crime

The Mammoth Book of Jack the Ripper

Maxim Jakubowski
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Maxim Jakubowski

Updated and expanded edition of the fullest ever collective investigation into Jack the Ripper and the Whitechapel Murders.This volume collects not just all the key factual evidence but also 20 different arguments as to the identity of Jack the Ripper, such as that advanced by Patricia Cornwell. Contributions are from the world's leading Ripperologists, including William Beadle, Melvyn Fairclough, Martin Fido, Shirley Harrison, James Tully and Colin Wilson. The identity of Jack the Ripper has plagued professional historians, criminologists, writers and amateur enthusiasts. The many suspects include Montague John Druitt, Walter Sickert, Aaron Kosminski, Michael Ostrog, William Henry Bury, Dr Tumblety and James Maybrick. The only certainty is that Ripperologist have not found an invididual on whom they can all agree. The essays are supported by a detailed chronology, extensive bibliography and filmography.

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The Mammoth Book of Best British Mysteries

Maxim Jakubowski
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Maxim Jakubowski