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The Best Female Authors of Erotic Literature  

BarbaraAnnMeshi
633 votes 375 voters 17.3k views 25 items

List Rules Including fiction, memoir, poetry, and so forth

Vote for the most talented women writers of erotic works. 
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Selena Kitt is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Female Authors of Erotic Literature
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Anaïs Nin is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Female Authors of Erotic Literature
Dec. at 74 (1903-1977)
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Anne Rice is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Female Authors of Erotic Literature
age 78
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Maya Banks is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Female Authors of Erotic Literature
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Lora Leigh is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Female Authors of Erotic Literature
age 54
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Susan Johnson is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Female Authors of Erotic Literature
age 80
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Emma Holly is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Female Authors of Erotic Literature
age 58
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Sappho is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Female Authors of Erotic Literature
Dec. at 55 (624 BC-569 BC)
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Jacqueline Carey is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Female Authors of Erotic Literature
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Eloisa James is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Female Authors of Erotic Literature
age 57
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Zane is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Female Authors of Erotic Literature
age 52
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Erica Jong is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Female Authors of Erotic Literature
age 77
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Julie Kenner is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Female Authors of Erotic Literature
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Cecilia Tan is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Female Authors of Erotic Literature
age 52
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Violet Blue is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Female Authors of Erotic Literature
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Laura Antoniou is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Female Authors of Erotic Literature
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Rachel Kramer Bussel is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Female Authors of Erotic Literature
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Marilyn Jaye Lewis is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Female Authors of Erotic Literature
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Lorelei James is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Female Authors of Erotic Literature
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Pauline Réage is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Female Authors of Erotic Literature
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Emmanuelle Arsan is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Female Authors of Erotic Literature
Dec. at 73 (1932-2005)
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Robin Schone is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Female Authors of Erotic Literature
age 65
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E. L. James is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Female Authors of Erotic Literature
age 56
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Candace Bushnell is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Female Authors of Erotic Literature
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Kathy Acker is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Female Authors of Erotic Literature
Dec. at 50 (1947-1997)