Sex Ratings

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Some of the work offered for sale on this website contains explicit sexual content that is only suitable for adults. You must be eighteen years of age or older in order to purchase books off our website. Customers are advised that the heat ratings reflect the level of explicit language contained in a book or excerpt. Titles listed under the Erotic categories are intended for mature adult audiences only.


SWEET: Mainstream audience. No sex scenes; suitable for young adults.

SENSUAL: Mainstream audience. Traditional sex; spicy language suitable for the general audience.

STEAMY: Mainstream audience. Heavy sexual tension; graphic details; may contain coarse language; sex scenes contain some adult language. Still suitable for the general audience.

SIZZLING: Erotic audience. Graphic sex; adult sexual language (frequent use of adult language); may offend some delicate readers.

SCORCHING: Erotic audience. Contains many sexual encounters; usually contains unconventional sex (graphic threesomes scenes with no euphemisms); explicit adult language (frequent use of what would be considered offensive language); will offend quite a few readers.

SEXTREME: Erotic audience. Extreme sex scenes; hard core; many instances of unconventional sex; no holds barred in sexual language; not for the faint-hearted; definitely will offend most readers.

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