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Quick, before it melts…

Posted on: March 19, 2013

Digging DeepDigging Deep by Kay Jaybee
My rating: 5 of 5 stars

You know what? I’m going to stick my neck out and give this book five stars. I don’t like the cover and I don’t read a lot of erotic romance but I was attracted to this book by something deeper than the cover or the genre.

I’ve been racking my brains trying to think how to express what it is that I like about this book. I know that I like it but it’s hard to explain.

What I do read a lot of is erotica. And when you read a lot of erotica you start to wonder if something serious is missing from your sex life. I mean, am I the only woman who can have an orgasm without being tied up or vampirized or handcuffed to a toilet in a public bar?

I hate being called vanilla. But the truth is I love vanilla. In fact, chain me up someone, please, because I’m addicted to vanilla ice cream. Vanilla is a very subtle flavour, I find, and very versatile. Vanilla goes with lots of things. Lots of very naughty things.

Vanilla goes very well with hot Tunisian ruins bleached by a scorching sun. It goes splendidly with a sexy, mature American archaeologist who behaves almost as well as an English gentleman.

Of course, if he behaved exactly like an English gentleman there wouldn’t even be any vanilla in the story and Beth would have her tongue hanging out with nothing to lick. But Beth is not disappointed.

I was not disappointed either.

But I was excited in a very comfortable, well-cushioned sort of way. I was able to sink back in my plumped-up pillows and enjoy the vanilla action with complete, languid, unhurried satisfaction.

I like the way Kay Jaybee tells this story. In fact, this isn’t the first Kay Jaybee story I’ve read. I’ve read a few because I like her style.

The stories don’t overreach themselves. They don’t try to shock you or do something that other stories don’t. They do something much cleverer than that. They dig deep. They draw on little things that happen in real life and turn them into very plausible adventures that could happen to you or me. They make me feel connected and turned on.

That’s not something I want to underestimate. After all, just like with those vanilla ice creams, I keep going back for more.

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4 Responses to "Quick, before it melts…"

Thank you so much. I’m glad you enjoyed it. Kay x

[…] I was not disappointed either. CLICK HERE TO READ THE FULL REVIEW […]

Hey there. I totally agree. There is nothing wrong and everything right, in pure, well written, vanilla, sexy erotica. And Kay does it so well. There are trends in writing just as in everything else and, at the moment, it’s kink. A lot of writers are trying to out kink each other to the detriment of story and character and plot. But, good story, character and plot will always be in fashion because…that’s good writing. Bring on the vanilla 😉

Hi Carla, thanks for the comment. By the way, Kay writes kink too! Haha!

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