Story of O (Story of O #1) by Pauline Réage Download (read online) free eBook .pdf.epub.kindle

Story of O (Story of O #1)

The Story of O relates the progressive willful debasement of a young and beautiful Parisian fashion photographer, O, who wants nothing more than to be a slave to her lover, René. The test is severe—sexual in method, psychological in substance… The artistic interest here has precisely to do with the use not only of erotic materials but also erotic methods, the deliberate st
Petra X

Jun 13, 2008

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it was amazing

The original ending of this book was suppressed because it supposedly objectified women. However, I think the book is very empowering for women. It makes very clear the difference between being submissive as a person and being submissive as a sexual preference. O is a successful career woman who gets her freak on as a sexual slave. We are all hedonists at heart!

The prudish, Protestant roots of society plus the pc attitudes for which feminism is responsible in part, make this a very shocking boo

The prudish, Protestant roots of society plus the pc attitudes for which feminism is responsible in part, make this a very shocking book now. But not as much as in the past for its pornographic content,no now it is seen as the choices its protagonist makes that are shocking.

I would recommend the book to loads of people if only because it’s fabulously well-written, a real literary classic and of course, it’s hot, really hot. How many classics can you say are that?
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Casey Wilson

Aug 16, 2007

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Since my child is currently one of my 2 friends, I will refrain from writing a real review of this book. Manon, when you’re living far far away and are much older you should check this out. And when you do, please don’t tell me about it.