Category Archive: Book Reviews

May 23 2017

Episode 052: Decoding Your Kink

Decoding Your Kink book cover

Episode the fifty-second; Wherein the Pageist seems to have become an adult at some point, meditates on the importance of finding your place and learns about her personal erotic myth. The book reviewed is Decoding Your Kink: Guide to Explore, Share and Enjoy Your Wildest Sexual Desires by Galen Fous. .45 Intro and Announcements: The …

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May 09 2017

Story of the Eye and L’Abbe C by Georges Bataille

[This is the text of the book review from episode fifty.] [This text corrects my statement in the podcast that Sartre wrote The Stranger–it was Camus.] The books being reviewed this week are two by Georges Bataille, who has not one, but two French names I can’t pronounce easily. I picked these up when I …

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May 05 2017

Episode 050: Two Novels by Georges Bataille

Episode the fiftieth; Wherein the Pageist ponders the meaning of work, tells her mother of her job and falls in love with a French author. The books reviewed in this episode are Story of the Eye and L’Abbe C by Georges Bataille. .53 Intro and Announcements: TPOKRadio is streaming 24/7! Check it out here: https://www.spreaker.com/user/crazyheart/tpok-radio-24-7-stream_1 …

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Apr 11 2017

BDSM by Ayzad (Extended Review)

This is the text version of the review from episode 48. With a bonus section at the end that wasn’t in the show. First, the part from the episode: The book this episode is BDSM: A Guide for Explorers of Extreme Eroticism by Ayzad. I received this book for free, but that isn’t going to …

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Mar 15 2017

The Reunion by Laura Antoniou

[This is the text of the book review from episode 47.] This episode’s book review is The Reunion by Laura Antoniou. As mentioned in the previous episode, this book is 640 pages long, by far the longest book in The Marketplace series. Thus far. I will be checking book length from now on so I …

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Feb 28 2017

Girl on the Net: How a Bad Girl Fell in Love

[This is the text of the book review from episode 45.] This week’s book review is Girl on the Net: How a Bad Girl Fell in Love by Girl on the Net. The author has a sex blog called Girl on the Net, where she writes about her fantasies and actual experiences with men in …

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Feb 23 2017

Episode 045: Girl on the Net

Episode the forty-fifth; Wherein the Pageist explains why darning socks is so fascinating and freaks out over humans. The book reviewed this episode is Girl on the Net: How a Bad Girl Fell in Love by Girl on the Net. .47 Intro & Announcements: I’d like to thank my special guest, Winter Storm Doris, for …

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Feb 21 2017

The Smart Girl’s Guide to Privacy

[This is the text of the book review from episode 44.] The book this episode is The Smart Girl’s Guide to Privacy by Violet Blue. Shortest version possible: The internet is out to steal your information and sell it to the highest bidder. Or everyone. It doesn’t even have to be the correct information. But! …

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Feb 17 2017

Episode 044: The Smart Girl’s Guide to Privacy

Episode the forty-fourth: Wherein the Pageist celebrates her second kinkiversary, goes in search of a good night’s sleep and makes an exciting announcement. The book reviewed is The Smart Girl’s Guide to Privacy by Violet Blue. .47 Intro & Announcements: The show is now in Ukraine Survey if you’d like to let me know what …

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Feb 07 2017

Sex with Shakespeare by Jillian Keenan

[This is the text of the book review from episode 42 of the show.] This week’s book is Sex with Shakespeare: Here’s Much to Do with Pain but More with Love by Jillian Keenan. I received this book as a gift from a listener who is a very kind, gentle Englishman. Thank you, friend. I …

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