Are you ready to submit in Subordination by Katie Ashley!
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When Sophie Jameson first became a domme at Club 1740, it was more out of financial necessity than it was for personal pleasure and sexual exploration. But over the years as she rocked her leather corsets and boots while wielding every crop and flogger imaginable, she grew to love the thrill and adulation that her clients brought her. But all along, her path in life and her heart was with a different profession—one she was planning to embark on at the summer’s end.
And then he changed everything. Tall, dark, impossibly built—William was the complete opposite of whatever image a male sub conjured up. After all the subs, Sophie finally felt true lust and desire. Although he was the proud stallion who needed breaking, he became the one to make her break all her rules and let down all her walls.
But it was just supposed to be for that one night, but an accidental encounter days later outside Club 1740’s protected walls had the two seeing each other in a different light—as simply Sophie and William, not Domme and sub. While they should have parted ways, they couldn’t. While they should never have gone back to her place, they did.
And that simple mistake has a serious price for both of them.
Keeping his head bowed, he asked, “Mistress, will you give me the honor of pleasuring you?”
I swept my hands to my hips. “Are you being insubordinate with me?”
“No, mistress. I just wish you would consider my offer.”
“And why is that?”
“Because I want to please you. I want to make you come as hard as you made me.”
“Sorry. The answer is still no,” I replied as I took the rope over to the sink to be disinfected.
When I turned around, surprised filled me at the sight of William on his feet again. His gaze still remained averted from mine. “Look at me,” I commanded.
He raised his eyes to stare at me full on as I walked back over to him. Although he was trying to mask it, I could tell he was hurt by my refusal. “I want you to understand that it’s not you—you didn’t do anything to displease me. I don’t receive pleasure from any of my subs.”
“You should,” he insisted.
Cocking my head at him, I said, “You should remember how to talk to your mistress.”
Instead of appearing apologetic, he took a step forward. “May I at least kiss you?”
As I gazed at his earnest expression, I didn’t see what it could hurt. “Fine. A kiss and then you go on your merry little way.” I poked a finger into his breastbone. “And you tip me well.”
William smiled. “Yes, Mistress.”
I stood toe to toe with William and tilted my chin. “Kiss me,” I instructed.
He dipped his head, and he closed his eyes. At the slight brush of his lips against mine, a shiver of anticipation shot down my spine. I felt like I was thirteen again with a boulder of anxiety in my stomach as the boy I liked kissed me behind our barn. When he deepened the kiss, he brought his arms around me, molding me to him. The kiss was everything—passionate, intimate, and affectionate. It felt like rediscovering a lost emotion—a lost part of me.
Needing more, I sucked his tongue inside my mouth. The moment I gave him the green light, a switch flipped inside William. The reverent way his mouth had worshipped mine was replaced with a desperate conquering. His tongue battled along with mine, sucking, licking, devouring. An ache began to build between my thighs, and I pressed my hips against William’s.
His hand left the small of my back to wrap around my braid. He tugged on it, pulling me back to look at him. “I want to taste every part you, not just your mouth.”
Breathless from our exertions, it took me a moment to find my voice. “I told you I don’t do that.”
“Why should you deny yourself?”
Staring into his handsome face, I wondered the same thing. All these years, I’d never taken any pleasure for myself. There had been subs I’d been attracted to like Owen. Not all of them were interested in reciprocating pleasure, but many were. And I told them all no.
As I stood molded against William’s warm, overpowering body like a second flesh, I didn’t want to argue anymore. I wanted to let go. I was a twenty-four year woman who had pretty much sacrificed her life for work, school, and her family. I couldn’t remember the last time an orgasm hadn’t come from a vibrating device.
Dipping his head, William’s breath was warm against my ear. “Please let me make you come.”
At the thought of what his mouth could do on my pussy, I whispered, “Yes.”
* A review copy was provided by the author for the Blog Tour *
~ 5 Domme Stars ~
I had been looking forward to reading this book since the day Katie announced it and I am happy to say I was not disappointed at all!! I LOVED this book!!!
I am such a huge fan of Katie’s that she is an auto read for me. Her books suck me in right from the beginning and always hold on tight until the very end. Subordination was no different. I was drawn to Sophie and William right from the start.
This was a pretty fast paced book, but nothing felt rushed. I thought the writing was fabulous and flowed perfectly. What I loved most about this book was that it took on a different look to the BDSM world. We get the Domme’s POV in this story. Every other book in this genre is usually from the Dom’s POV. I learned so many new things while reading this story. I will say that this book was so much more than just a BDSM story, it was an amazing love story as well. Katie tapped into all my emotions while I was reading this book. I laughed, cried, blushed, and wanted to tear someone’s hair out (Calla). When you can feel all those emotions, how can you not give it a 5 star rating!!!
In this story we meet Sophie Jameson, who is a Domme at the club 1740. She does this as a job only, to help pay for her ailing father’s medical bills and to finish college. Once she graduates she lands a teaching job, so she leaves 1740. On her last day at the club she meets a submissive, William. Instantly they are drawn to each other and decide to “play”. Let me tell you, Ms. Ashley knows how to write steamy scene that is both HOT and tasteful!!! From here we follow William and Sophie on their journey towards love. I loved these two characters and I felt they had amazing chemistry. You will definitely want to meet them!!
I also loved the secondary characters Anzel (Sophie’s brother) and Sophie’s dad. I really enjoyed the bond these three had and how they stood behind Sophie no matter what was happening.
Let me just finish by saying that I think everyone should read this wonderful book. It isn’t your normal BDSM type story, so please don’t let that scare you away from this story.
About the Author
Katie Ashley is a New York Times, USA Today, and Amazon Best-Selling author. She lives outside of Atlanta, Georgia with her daughter, Olivia, and her two very spoiled dogs. She has a slight obsession with Pinterest, The Golden Girls, Harry Potter, Shakespeare, Supernatural, Designing Women, and Scooby-Doo.
With a BA in English, a BS in Secondary English Education, and a Masters in Adolescent English Education, she spent 11 1/2 years educating the Youth of America aka teaching MS and HS English until she left to write full time in December 2012.