Edible Pleasures – a textbook of Aphrodisiacs by Lana Citron
Calling all ‘discerning gourmands’, ‘connoisseurs of seduction’ and ‘gastronomes of love’ author Lana Citron will be talking desire, passion and the pursuit of oral gratification to celebrate the launch of her book Edible Pleasures – a textbook of aphrodisiacs.
From The Taste of a Kiss by Martial to Madame Pompadour’s Asparagus Tips, a 1912 brothel menu (bob cocks and flat pricks extra), Italian futurist Tommaso Marinette’s Declaration of Love Dinner by way of South Park’s, Chef’s Hot Salty Chocolate Balls – Edible Pleasures is the perfect book to whet one’s appetite and satiate the senses.
Published, prize-winning Irish author and scriptwriter, Lana Citron’s novels are; Sucker, Spilt Milk, Transit, The Honey Trap and The Brodsky Touch. Other published works include: short stories, poetry, filmscripts and radio plays. Her work has been translated into many languages and published in the States. A Compendium of Kisses her first non fiction title was described by The Economist as ‘an intellectual and indulgent treat; a wonderful and comprehensive book on all things osculatory’.