The Violet and the Tom
Publish date: 2009
Pages no: 295
Edition language: English
, Adult Fiction
, Historical Fiction
, Historical Romance
, M M Romance
Surprisingly, I enjoyed this much more than I though I would. Surprisingly, because I hate AU slave fics. But The Violet and the Tom showed a great sense of realism and insight into the psychology of master-slave-dynamics. And although I prefer my stories to be more on the plotty side, here for once...
Now that was unexpected! What a wonderful surprise this was. I thought I would be reading an entertaining slave boy story, but I was sooo wrong. It was fun to read about complete role reversal!--spoilers ahead--Sylvan has been trained as en eromenos, a sex slave. He is given as a gift to the king’s ...
In going back over to read the beginning of this story, I quickly realized this is actually one I read a while ago. How long ago, I cannot be entirely sure. Sometime last year? The year before? The year before that? Long ago enough that I only vaguely remember the events of this story, and certainly...
Originally read in 2012Loved it, loved it, loved it!! A wonderful story with a surprising twist on the master/slave genre. I absolutely loved this story and if I could give it more than 5 stars, I would. I was extremely surprised when I found out that this was a free online story because it was bett...
3.5 starsI was a bit surprised that I liked this book because I’m usually put off by the whole “sit at my feet while I feed you” scene. However, once I got over that I couldn't wait to find out how the sex slave and his master could forge a real relationship. It kept me entertained, but would have...