The second in a series of novels by bondage connoisseur Alison Tyler features heroine Samantha progressing with her predilections and exploring the deepest recesses of her master's dungeon and her heart. The Delicious Torment is a Story of O meets 9 1/2 Weeks coming-of-age tale fueled by lust longing and based on the author's personal diaries. The Delicious Torment takes readers to Sunset Strip way up in the sky in a penthouse apartment overlooking Los Angeles with a love affair ensconced in an S&M relationship filled with corsets crops and plenty of kink. In the introduction Tyler notes "This is a novel with me at the center. That is my heroine is based on me. I've sketched her with broad strokes but at our core we are the same. She's gotten herself entwined with an older man -- nothing new there. But now she has to learn how to maneuver a 24/7 relationship."
Alison Tyler is a prolific author of erotic fiction and is the editor of Three-Way, Heat Wave, Best Bondage Erotica, Love at First Sting, and Naughty or Nice. Called a "literary siren" by Good Vibrations, she is the author of over 25 explicit novels. Her books have been translated into Japanese, Dutch, German, Italian, Norwegian, Greek, and Spanish. She lives in San Francisco.