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Creating Consent Culture: A Handbook for Educators

Erica Scott and Marcia Baczynski

$24.95

Intimacy Educator: Teaching through Touch

Caffyn Jesse

$16.95

Guest Caffyn Jesse's practical and important book on touching for healing and pleasure expansion.

Orientation: Mapping Queer Meanings

Caffyn Jesse

$7.88

Guest Caffyn Jesse looks at archetypes through history that reframe and empower queer identity.

Pelvic Pain Clinic

Caffyn Jesse

$9.99

Pelvic pain affects more people than you might think. Guest Caffyn Jesse co-authored this important book on how you can understand and manage pelvic issues.

Opening Up: A Guide to Creating and Sustaining Open Relationships

Tristan Taormino

$18.95 $17.43

Excellent overview of open relationships. Recommended by therapist Jason Best.

The Ethical Slut, Third Edition: A Practical Guide to Polyamory, Open Relationships, and Other Freedoms in Sex and Love (Revised)

Dossie Easton and Janet W. Hardy

$18.98 $17.46

Landmark book on open relationships, recommended by many guests.

The Monster Under the Bed: Sex, Depression, and the Conversations We Aren't Having

Joellen Notte

$19.95 $18.35

Guest JoEllen Notte's important book on how to navigate sex with partners when you or they have depression.

Mind Play: A Guide to Erotic Hypnosis

Mark Wiseman

$23.95

Recommended by the Mesmer Hypnosis Group Chicago

The Mind Play Study Guide

Mark Wiseman

$29.95

Recommended by the Mesmer Hypnosis Group Chicago

Urban Tantra, Second Edition: Sacred Sex for the Twenty-First Century (Revised)

Barbara Carrellas

$18.98 $17.46

Excellent straightforward Tantra book for all genders and orientations. Recommended by host Karen Yates

In at the Deep End

Kate Davies

$15.99 $14.71

Witty and fast-paced coming-out novel by interviewee Kate Davies.

Tipping the Velvet

Sarah Waters

$17.00 $15.64

Lesbian erotic novel recommended by interviewee Kate Davies

Group: How One Therapist and a Circle of Strangers Saved My Life

Christie Tate

$27.00 $24.84

Author and interviewee Christie Tate's absorbing memoir about the quest for intimacy

Many Love: A Memoir of Polyamory and Finding Love(s)

Sophie Lucido Johnson

$16.99 $15.63

Author/illustrator Johnson chronicles her exploration in polyamory--charming and insightful.

The Art of Receiving and Giving

Betty Martin

$23.95

Acclaimed sex coach Betty Martin shares her innovative system of touch that breaks habitual responses.

Screw the Roses, Send Me the Thorns: The Romance and Sexual Sorcery of Sadomasochism

Philip Miller

$24.95 $22.95

Excellent BDSM book for beginners written by a hetero couple

Eros the Bittersweet: An Essay

Anne Carson

$29.95

Recommended by panelist and writer Jera Brown

Kintsugi: Powerful Stories of Healing Trauma

Emily Jacob

$15.99 $14.71

Trauma survivors share their stories

A Year Of Mr. Lucky

Meg Weber

$16.99 $15.63

Interviewee and therapist Meg Weber chronicles her year of a BDSM affair with a man she nicknames Mr. Lucky.

All: A James Broughton Reader

James Broughton

$18.95

A compendium of queer poet and filmmaker James Broughton's work.

The Come as You Are Workbook: A Practical Guide to the Science of Sex

Emily Nagoski

$17.00 $15.64

A practical guide to work through Nagoski's ideas and solutions

Come as You Are: Revised and Updated: The Surprising New Science That Will Transform Your Sex Life

Emily Nagoski

$18.00 $16.56

Recommended in S2 Ep2 and consistently on "best sex books" lists