Top 5 Classic Novels That Are Erotic
People are very carnal, erotic and sexual beings. They need new excitements in the bed every once in a while or else they will get bored with their sex routine. In order to spice things up, some of them choose to meet people online and organize steamy one night stands. However, there are other ways to enhance your sex life. For example, nothing sparks the imagination better than erotic books. Therefore, if you really want to improve your sex life, here are the top 5 classic and erotic novels you simply have to read as soon as possible.
Dracula by Bram Stoker (1897)
Many people don’t know that this exceptional horror classic is actually pretty sensual. This masterpiece combines scary and sexy in a unique and rather thrilling fashion. The story follows the notorious Count Dracula on his dark and mysterious search for fresh blood. This legendary novel was used as an inspiration for a fantastic gothic horror movie called Bram Stoker’s Dracula starring Gary Oldman, Winona Ryder, Keanu Reeves, and Anthony Hopkins.
Lolita by Vladimir Nabokov (1955)
This intriguing, sexy, and provoking novel became a synonym for an inappropriate sexual attraction. It’s safe to say that Nabokov’s Lolita is one of the most erotic books of all time. This is a turbulent story about a classy gentleman and a scholar called Humbert Humbert who falls hopelessly in love with Lolita Haze, his landlady’s gorgeous and teasing twelve-year-old daughter. Humbert becomes so desperate that he even marries his landlady just so he can be close to Lolita. This brilliant story about love, obsession, and lust contains some of the most iconic erotic scenes in the history of modern literature.
The English Patient by Michael Ondaatje (1992)
You’ve probably seen the cult movie that was inspired by Michael Ondaatje’s wonderful novel. The movie (starring Ralph Fiennes, Juliette Binoche, and Willem Dafoe) is fantastic and heartbreakingly romantic, but did you know that the original novel contains powerful and explicit sex scenes? The English Patient is a story about four individuals who find themselves stuck in an Italian Villa during the World War II. A powerful and erotic novel about friendship, romance, and betrayal.
Vox by Nicholson by Baker (1992)
Back in 1992, this masterpiece was a New York Times bestseller. It’s safe to say that a lot of readers explored their bodies and their sexuality while reading this book. Vox is a story about two young people, a man and a woman, who are talking about sex via a paid phone chat. These two explore their wildest fantasies in an extremely erotic and arousing fashion. This novel was very popular in the 90s and some people claim that even Monica Lewinsky gave a copy of this book to Bill Clinton before or during their famous affair.
Venus In Furs by Leopold von Sacher-Masoch (1870)
With this astonishing book, Leopold von Sacher-Masoch introduced the world to female domination, bondage, and S&M. Have you ever wondered about the origins of the word masochism? Well, it was derived from his very own last name! The ultimate award for his brilliant and perverted achievements in literature.
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