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#1 TheLoucheyMonster!

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Posted 30 April 2013 - 12:58 PM

 An illegal drinking den in 1690's Port Royal.

Three sister desperate to keep a secret.

Three brothers hell bent on revealing it.

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Velveteen Girl is the first in the Sisters Of Absinthe series.
Exploring the steamy underworld of sex, love and blood lust in a world
of pirates and Absinthe.

 

 

 

Pirates drinking absinthe? :laf:

1690? :laf:

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#2 AndrewMTO

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Posted 30 April 2013 - 01:51 PM

The sex is never realistic anyways. So, why should the setting be realistic either

#3 Absomphe

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Posted 30 April 2013 - 03:55 PM

Besides, if it were true, why's the rum gone? B) 


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#4 Viseguy

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Posted 30 April 2013 - 07:56 PM

It's the first in the series. There's going to be more!
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#5 Misanthrope

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Posted 01 May 2013 - 04:47 AM

It's in the "fiction/erotica" category. That explains the lack of historical accuracy; they call that "artistic license".


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#6 Ambear

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Posted 01 May 2013 - 08:26 AM

Note that they're self-published and have a total of one review for their other book. His homepage has selfsies as well as Comic Sans.

 

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Posted 02 May 2013 - 02:29 PM

I hear that actually it was pirates that invented absinthe. :arrr:


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