265 pages, 6 × 9 × 1.5 in
February 14, 2013
The following ISBNs are associated with this title:
ISBN - 10: 1550823949
ISBN - 13: 9781550823943
Read from the Book
Making Love in a Canoe
Erotic romance stories by Canadian writers Let's face the facts - Canadians, to say the least, are not well known as a nation of lovers, unlike the sensual French or the rakish Italians, and classic Canadian literature is no less frigid than the climate itself. Not without cause, one of our founding authors, Susanna Moodie, has been called that "bloody Victorian iceberg. There is no intended sexual innuendo in the title of her book Roughing It in the Bush, as explained by Lorrie Boucher in an article with the definitely playful title "You Said 'Beaver': The Rise of Canadian Erotica (www.writersblock.ca/winter 2002/feature). Running from these inauspicious beginnings through the 20th century literary canon, there is little that sizzles sexually in Canadian literature, without dire consequences."God forbid anyone has a decent orgasm without losing an eye, the authors of "Rapacity and Remorse in Essays on Canadian Writing remark.
Or so it seems Like many truisms, this image of Canadians as a nation of prudes with a frigid literature is part myth. Leave it to popular historian and Front Page Challenge panelist to refresh this image. When asked to define a Canadian during a centennial year celebration in 1967, Pierre declared: "A Canadian is someone who knows how to make love in a canoe. This image of the rugged Canadian rocking the canoe coincided with a new image of Canadians on the world stage. That other "hot Pierre, Prime Mi
From the Publisher
Showcasing a group of prize-winning Canadian authors, including Kayla Perrin and Sharon Page, whose novels have reached the USA Today Bestseller List and the pages of Publishers Weekly. These stories will leave you yearning for more - and more - and will dispel once and for all the myth that Canadians are as frigid as the northern climate.
About the Author
Bestselling author (St. Martins) of Insatiable, Bliss, Pleasure Bound and another dozen erotic romances. She has received the Award of Excellence, Golden Leaf Award, and the Golden Quill Award.
Be warned ...my books are sexy! More than one woman has told me she's had to put down my book and grab her sweetie - and that he's grateful for it. -- Savanna Fox