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Which PG book was this person after?

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Which PG book was this person after?

Post by Miss Moppet » Sat November 13th, 2010, 12:17 am

Just got an interesting search term on my blog:
philippa gregory sex butter lard
Don't recall a sex scene involving butter or lard in any of the ones I've read. Does this ring any bells for anyone?

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Post by LoobyG » Sat November 13th, 2010, 1:23 pm

I want to say 'The Wise Woman' but it's been a long time since I've read it so I could be wrong. There were definitely some strange scenes in that book, I really disliked it with a passion!

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Post by wendy » Sat November 13th, 2010, 1:33 pm

[quote=""LoobyG""]I want to say 'The Wise Woman' but it's been a long time since I've read it so I could be wrong. There were definitely some strange scenes in that book, I really disliked it with a passion![/quote]

I'm half-way through The Wise Woman and haven't come across such a scene yet. I'll check back later though . . .

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Post by Miss Moppet » Sat November 13th, 2010, 1:47 pm

[quote=""LoobyG""]I want to say 'The Wise Woman' but it's been a long time since I've read it so I could be wrong. There were definitely some strange scenes in that book, I really disliked it with a passion![/quote]

I am quite curious about that one, Looby, because I've read so many mixed reviews!
Wendy wrote:I'm half-way through The Wise Woman and haven't come across such a scene yet. I'll check back later though . . .
Thanks! Keep us posted. :D

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Post by LoobyG » Sat November 13th, 2010, 2:01 pm

It's a book that provokes quite strong reactions I think, you either like it or loathe it :p The first half is definitely the best Wendy! Do keep us posted, I look forward to reading what you think :)

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Post by annis » Sun November 14th, 2010, 3:19 am

I would have suggested WW too, though can't remember all the gory and/or greasy details now as i read it when it first came out. I do remember there was quite a lot of creative sex involving a threesome, though.

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Post by cw gortner » Mon November 15th, 2010, 2:30 am

I think instead of butter, the icky substance was wax. Lots and lots of wax. I couldn't look at a candle for weeks after reading that book.
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hot wax

Post by chuck » Mon November 15th, 2010, 4:15 am

[quote=""cw gortner""]I think instead of butter, the icky substance was wax. Lots and lots of wax. I couldn't look at a candle for weeks after reading that book.[/quote]

Me thinks I'll pass.....

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Post by annis » Mon November 15th, 2010, 4:19 am

Lol! I should have remembered that-- the main character had a thing about wax, didn't she? All those wax dolls...

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Post by Vanessa » Mon November 15th, 2010, 8:35 am

I read The Wise Woman a few years ago, so can't remember all the details. I do remember the wax dolls, though! And some of the sex scenes were quite graphic. I enjoyed the story, however.
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