<p><b>A special reissue from Head of Zeus's bestselling anthology series of 100 of literature's sexiest stories, chosen by Mariella Frostrup and the <i>Erotic Review</i>.</b></p><p>Strict mistresses, naughty maids, handsome gardeners and disarming strangers; literature is awash with love, sex and desire. This collection brings together <b>100</b> of the best examples, hand-picked by Mariella Frostrup and the <i>Erotic Review</i>.</p><p>From romance and seduction to downright dirty deeds, here are prize-winners, bestsellers and rising stars, each of whom prove that when it comes to the bedroom, a little fiction goes a long way.</p><p>So whether you're looking for love, lust or something in between, this gorgeous anthology is the perfect gift... or bedside companion.</p><h2>Reviews for <i>Desire</i>:</h2><p>'A veritable Milk Tray of titillating tales' <b><i>THE TIMES</i></b></p><p>'Frostrup has brought a fresh eye to amorous fiction' <b><i>THE TELEGRAPH</i></b></p><p>'The perfect bedside companion' <b><i>Best Magazine</i></b></p>
<p>A special edition of literature's 100 sexiest stories, chosen by Mariella Frostrup and the <i>Erotic Review</i>.</p>
'A veritable Milk Tray of titillating tales, which quickly kicks off with stories of bedhopping, longing, affairs, orgies, smut and filth ... no one can criticise this collection for a narrow range of desire'
'A hefty great volume ... Frostrup has brought a fresh eye to amorous fiction ... A quick perusal of <i>Desire</i>'s contents reveals an admirably broad range of sexual expression'
'Frostrup has always managed to combine cleverness with sexiness'
'The perfect bedside companion'
'To inspire new erotic writers, Frostrup has edited <i>Desire: 100 of Literature's Sexiest Stories</i>, pulling together some of the raciest lines in history'
'The stories are well chosen from a variety of sources, not just from the romantic genre but literary and historical fiction as well ... A really enjoyable collection'
'[This will be] eagerly welcomed by bookworms who like their reading material to venture between the sheets. Forget EL James, though: these saucy stories are generally well written'
<p>Edited by high profile arts and literature journalist Mariella Frostrup.</p>
<p>One of ten special reissues for HoZ's anniversary: handsome flexi-bound editions with foil detailing and specially commissioned cover illustration.</p>
<p>HoZ's bestselling anthology series has sold 250,000 copies across all formats.</p>
<p>MARKET: Sarah Waters; short story readers. </p>