Monthly Archives: October 2013

Censorship (Again) in Erotica

I’m sure by now you’ve all heard the news. A small shitstorm started in the UK about ‘obscene’ ebooks depicting underage sex, bestiality, (pseudo) incest and rape fantasies has grown in the last few days to an all-out war on indie books. Some genius apparently went to WH Smith’s online store (powered by Kobo) and typed in “daddy”. You can imagine the results.

In the last two or three days major retailers have responded with almost unprecedented enthusiasm. WH Smith shut down their entire ebook store; Kobo have pulled all self-published titles pending a review of each one, and Amazon have also started taking down books, sending authors cryptic non-compliance notices and allegedly removing copies of those titles from the Kindles of customers who have legitimately paid for them. If you click on the Kobo links for my own titles right now, you’ll find them ‘Not Currently Available’.

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#WIN Paperback Copy of Four Chances #gayromance #giveaway

I’m running another giveaway over on Goodreads, this time for a paperback copy of my short story collection Four Chances. Love, Lust, Longing, and Loss… however you like your romance, there’s something here for everyone! Just click to enter.

 

Goodreads Book Giveaway

18518228 #WIN Paperback Copy of Four Chances #gayromance #giveaway

Four Chances

by Kate Aaron

Giveaway ends October 20, 2013.

See the giveaway details
at Goodreads.

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The giveaway is global, so wherever you are feel free to enter!