The Birds and the Bees: 20 Must-Read Books About Sex

Get comfortable with these books about sex, in the form of advice, history, science, sociology, and memoir.

Why Are MCU Superhero Movies Sexless?

These actors mold their bodies into the supposed paragon of sexual desirability, and then just… stand there making aggressive eye contact?

Sex Workers’ Voices: 10 Books About Sex Work by Sex Workers

The best way to start the conversation around sex work is to listen to actual sex workers. Learn more on the topic with these books, including Whip Smart: The True Story of a Secret Life by Melissa Febos.

28 Sex-Positive Books for Readers of All Ages

These sex positive books for readers of all ages will give you an education in a sex life that is healthy, pleasurable, and consensual.

Let’s Get Graphic: 7 Sexy Comics

No matter your preferences, we promise you'll find something to enjoy in this list of seven sexy comics that put the "graphic" in graphic novel.

Where’s the Sex in Literary Realist Fiction?

One reader, inspired by Karen Connelly’s new novel THE CHANGE ROOM, investigates why there isn’t more explicit, detailed sex in literary realist fiction.

100 Must-Read Sex Education Books (for Grown-Ups)

100 useful and informative sex education books for interests general and (ahem) specific.

Dungeons & Deadlines: The Kinky Sex Lives of 8 Great Authors

The kinks, fetishes, and sexual predilections of 8 great authors, including C.S. Lewis, James Joyce, Benjamin Franklin, Anaïs Nin, and more.

Hearing Girls: Non-Fiction About Girls, Women, and Feminism

Non-fiction books about young girls, women, and feminism.

No Context Given: Going the Distance

This week's edition of No Context Given.