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If you like a little protein with your escapist cotton candy; if you think smart is sexy and brawn needs a brain, sate your psyche and your senses by delving into the literary offerings showcased here. is for lovers of intelligent, steamy romance and scorching-hot, smart literature. Find your next intelligent erotic read on

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The next CLEVEROTIC FREE BOOK drive is running from 25 to 30 September. Receive free books of your choosing for reviewing on Amazon and Goodreads.  How it works:

  • in the last week of September, receive a list of books we're offering FREE in exchange for a review.
  • Advise authors which books you want and what format.
  • Receive your FREE books and start reading!
  • Leave a review on Amazon and Goodreads.

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CLEVEROTIC AUTHORS interested in participating, ensure we have your correct email address.  Around 10 September we'll email asking which book/s you're offering for review.  Use the Contact page to let us know your correct email NOW.

How to use this site:

  • Use the menus above to view all books; lists sorted by genre or author; or lists narrowed further by numerous criteria, including page count, heat/kink level, setting, time period, etc.
  • Use 'Search' in the sidebar on the right to locate titles or descriptions containing specific word/s.
  • Use the tag cloud, author or genre lists in the sidebar on the right to search by these categories.
  • Click on a book's image or title to read more detail. Once on the book's detail page, click on the image, title or Amazon button to open a new window to the book's Amazon page.
  • Join our Club Cleverotic mailing list to receive invitations for FREE BOOKS to review, and news on discounts and new releases.
  • Add your views and reviews in the comments section of each book page.
  • Nominate intelligent steamy reads for inclusion by completing the form on the Nominate page.
  • Contact us with questions or suggestions by completing the form on the Contact page, or email us at info (at) cleverotic (dot) com.

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Recently Added Books:



EcoErotica by Selena Kitt

Available at Amazon Micro Review:  Ecologically sound and environmentally hot-as-Hades! This collection shows the quality of Selena Kitt's writing, as she checks her trademark taboo kink at the door, in ...
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Lucky 7 by Sommer Marsden

Available at Amazon Micro Review: Wildly descriptive and hot as hell, this collection of seven stories simmers with heat as we delve into the minds of seven souls looking for ...
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Tell Me a Story by Tamara Lush

Available at Amazon Micro Review: She had us at the mention of 'Moliere' on page 1. Sassy banter interwoven with enough description to make us care about the protagonists, this ...
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Damned If You Do by Lisabet Sarai

Available at Amazon Micro Review: With intelligence and dark wit, the protagonist commences a journey that takes the everyday to the extraordinary in this tale of temptation by the devil ...
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Best Women’s Erotica of the Year, Volume 2 by Rachel Kramer Bussel (editor)

Available at Amazon Micro Review: Imaginative, high-heat, high-quality erotica. Varied stories that span the globe, but all have in common the heated bliss of finding a human connection, mind and body ...
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The Killer Wore Leather by Laura Antoniou

Available at Amazon Micro Review: Sharp as a rapier, beautifully tongue in cheek, and full of wit, this is a wildly mayhem-filled joyous romp of a murder mystery. Description: Mr ...
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The Lure of Dangerous Women by Shanna Germain

Available at Amazon Micro Review: Atmospheric, intense, with the possibilities for dark tragedy and danger around every corner. Wonderfully evocative writing. Description: Dangerous women aren’t always the ones who carry ...
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The Marketplace Series by Laura Antoniou

Available at Amazon Micro Review: The descriptions are elegant, cultured, precise and practiced - like the schooled participants after their training. Lush language wielded with intelligence to form a wonderfully ...
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The Museum of Deviant Desires by Fulani

Available at Amazon Micro Review: Sensual erotica centred around the subculture of dark BDSM with its harsh devotion and seemingly-at-times cruel brutality, but seasoned always with affection and devotion, providing ...
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The Sleeping Beauty Trilogy/Quartet by A.N. Roquelaure (Anne Rice)

Available at Amazon Micro Review: Anne Rice (author of Interview with the Vampire) trades sensual gothic horror/tragedy for sensual debauchery in this modern take on a classic fairy tale. Sumptuously ...
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The Villa Series by LN Bey

Available at Amazon Micro Review: With Bey, it's less about the literary aspects and more about the imaginative situations and torments she dreams up for the inhabitants of her books' ...
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Under Her Thumb: Erotic Stories of Female Domination by D. L. King (Editor)

Available at Amazon Micro Review: Carefully curated, lovingly selected stories to warm the cockles of your heart with strong women and those who tenderly, willingly (and not so willingly) submit ...
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Wanderlust: A Literary Erotica Anthology (Mofo Pubs Presents Book 1) by Megan Lewis (editor)

Available at Amazon Micro Review: Lovingly selected by Megan Lewis, the Mofo Pubs Presents series provide anthologies of short literary erotica at its best, bringing together a range of excellent ...
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Wetware: Cyberpunk Erotica by Violet Blue (Editor)

Available at Amazon Micro Review: An accessible assembly of cyberpunk erotica. Even the foreword is well worth the price of admission. Description: yberpunk anti-heroes face global conspiracies, misused government R&D, ...
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Melt With You: A Rouge Erotic Romance by Alison Tyler

Available at Amazon Micro Review: A sexy, fun, nostalgic, romp. Take a time-warped stroll down memory lane. Near history that many will remember and love. Who wouldn't want to go ...
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A Bouquet of Gardenias by Judy Kemp

Available at Amazon Micro Review:  A fun, wild romp with plenty of suburban sex as a conventional couple grows to include another female in their sex life. The storytelling has a ...
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Never: An Erotic Retelling of Peter Pan by Elizabeta Brooke

Available at Amazon Micro Review: Exotic, luxuriously-decadent storytelling. A delight. Description: Dr Wendee Williams has spent her adult life trying to forget her dark past. She has marriage and a ...
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Adultery: The Scarlet Alphabet by Rod Kierkegaard Jr

Available at Amazon Micro Review: Brimming with wit, this is razor-sharp writing with tongue firmly in cheek. Love it! Description: "Big Love" meets Manhattan - A darkly iconic contemporary comedy ...
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Ripping the Bodice by Inara Lavey

Available at Amazon Micro Review: It may not be high art, but with tongue firmly planted in cheek, this is sure to wrench a chuckle from anyone familiar with bodice ...
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Carnal Machines: Steampunk Erotica by D.L. King (editor)

Available at Amazon Micro Review: Engaging, imaginative, with sensuality wonderfully described, even veiled under propriety of the Victorian era. Description: The Victorians wrote some of the best and most enduring ...
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Recent Editorial:



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Elly May, Peggy Hole and Genre Diversity

I've always found the concept of books having to fit squarely into set 'genres' difficult to stomach - much as I don't like being reduced to a homogenised category myself ...
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Cleverotica (intelligent erotic romance) now has a home!

It's 3 July 2017, and intelligent erotica and erotic romance (smart smut? smexy reads? wanton works? licentious literature?) now has a home, and it's called cleverotic / cleverotica! Welcome to ...
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