Features: Why visiting a prostitute is not what you think by Miranda Kane

What’s the first thing you’d think if someone said they were going to see a sex-worker? Do you imagine them driving through King’s Cross and picking up a streetwalker for £20? Or diving down an alley, walking up some dark steps to enter a red-lit, smoke-filled shadowy room where the girls line up for selection?

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Book Extract: Stately Pleasures

Alice took a deep breath, in through her nose and out through her mouth. Repeated the process once more. Then, realising she could sit there all day doing it and not feel any calmer, she forced herself to step out of the car and close and lock the door. She bent to peer into the

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Book Extract: Mean Girls

As usual, Adele Blackthorne felt the weight of gazes on her as she walked from the changing room to the steps to get into the swimming pool. She was used to it by now, and had learned not to react, to just carry on as though she hadn’t noticed people staring and not-so-subtly pointing at

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Book Extract: Flesh Spills and Secret Thrills

“No,” she gasped, parting her thighs anyway, “the Bishop will be here any moment.” She got no response. She gazed along the centre aisle of the church towards the thick wooden doors at the far end. They were closed but she knew at any moment someone, possibly the Bishop and his entourage could open them

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