The Sleeping Beauty Quartet is a series of four novels written by American author Anne Rice under the pseudonym of A. N. Roquelaure. The quartet comprises. Read a new Preface by Anne Rice about The Sleeping Beauty Trilogy, Now Anne Rice, writing as A.N. Roquelaure, retells the Beauty story and probes the. A collection that includes all three novels in Anne Rice’s seductive retelling of the Sleeping Beauty story. A spell has been cast upon a lovely.
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It pulls no punches at being what it is. The fairytale, Sleeping Beauty, is used merely as a starting point, the story goes off on a tangent within the first few pages and then we’re taken into the neighbouring kingdom with a If you’re looking for a good BDSM fiction, this is it. You must be able to completely give yourself over to the fantasy – leave your inhibitions and women’s empowerment at the door and enjoy. I don’t understand why roquelare author shrouded this as the retelling of a fairytale.
Sex doesn’t just hurt people it also makes people happy. The books offer ornate and seductive variations on the themes; and all of it is interwoven in stories with real characters, and again, the emphasis is on a lush, sensuous realm in which all this happens.
Sleeping Beauty Trilogy by A.N. Roquelaure
And now Readers,the beginning where the Prince finds the princess and takes her I’m not going into a discussion whether it was rape or not and then wakes her up,was actually the best part of the story.
I’m not rating this because I couldn’t finish it, and I don’t feel it’s right to rate a book unless you’ve digested the entire thing. Another reason for the brain bleach is the sheer awfulness of this roquelaude, which I really tried to forget.
No trivia or quizzes yet.
Sleeping Beauty Trilogy
The dominant characters were also shown with foibles, which made them more interesting than perfect, rigid masters. On that note, this is one of those books.
Blew my eyes wide open. I was told that it would help me understand what total submission meant. The Complete Vampire Companion: There are always some people objecting to what I do. View beatuy 17 comments. And then her blue eyes opened. Alas, all the excitment died after the 1st chapters and I didn’t “learn” anything new Someone brought a copy back to a bookstore in Stockton, California, and demanded his money back. Pages – ish: On PAGE 3 the sex and degradation begins and it continued-page after brutal page.
The Claiming of Sleeping Beauty
But did Beatuy have any idea that would happen? Thank god they’re short. I can’t even call this a rape fantasy, because that still would require that the slaves in this book have any kind of recourse to stop the fantasy.
It was so ridiculous. I’m a perv, LOL.
But I guess,in this case at least,the age old saying came pretty true But when it’s handled in such an unpolished and over indulgent manner, it’s hard for me to place much literary sleepint on a book.
These books were recommended to me, as research for the book I am writing.
The next day, after having made Tristan march through the crowded streets, which included a short but intense meeting with the Captain of the Guard, Nicholas asks Tristan a series of questions as to what makes sledping strong, highborn prince obey with such a complete submission.
Some parts of the books are roquelaue, some even downright violent.
I think the possessiveness of the Prince is sort of a dated attitude. Beauty’s breath became uneven, and she felt the moisture between her legs as though a grape had been squeezed there Jun 05, Caramel rated it did not like it.
I’d rather read Lora Leigh – I think her roqielaure is a little more cheerful. Since these books are, well, books, they should have some kind of a plot, right? That’s why I’m not rating this book, as it wouldn’t be fair to lower its average rating “on purpose” – not that I think one rating would cause such “damage”, but anyway Just don’t expect this book to be romantic.
You get a spanking! The book ends slesping Laurent marries Beauty, saying that they shall live happily ever after, or perhaps “a good deal happier” than anyone else could ever guess—hinting that they will continue the pleasure of dominance and submission with each other. But it’s been years since I’ve read it, and remembering it still makes me shudder.