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The Best Female Authors of Erotic Literature  

BarbaraAnnMeshi
692 votes 395 voters 18.2k 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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Anaïs Nin is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Female Authors of Erotic Literature
Dec. at 74 (1903-1977)
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Selena Kitt is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Female Authors of Erotic Literature
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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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Susan Johnson is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Female Authors of Erotic Literature
age 80
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Maya Banks is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Female Authors of Erotic Literature
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Sappho is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Female Authors of Erotic Literature
Dec. at 55 (624 BC-569 BC)
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Lora Leigh is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Female Authors of Erotic Literature
age 54
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Emma Holly is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Female Authors of Erotic Literature
age 58
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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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Zane is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Female Authors of Erotic Literature
age 52
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Eloisa James is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Female Authors of Erotic Literature
age 57
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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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Violet Blue is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Female Authors of Erotic Literature
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Marilyn Jaye Lewis is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Female Authors of Erotic Literature
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Pauline Réage 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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Laura Antoniou is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Female Authors of Erotic Literature
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Emmanuelle Arsan is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Female Authors of Erotic Literature
Dec. at 73 (1932-2005)
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Cecilia Tan is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Female Authors of Erotic Literature
age 52
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Lorelei James is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Female Authors of Erotic Literature
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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)