by Myla Jackson, Layla Chase, Shayla Kersten

January 2009
ISBN: 978-0-7582-2549-8
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“Pirate of Mystique Island”

Melodie is beautiful half human, half mermaid who is constantly at odds at being part of two species. Lord Rafe Herrington is the former governor of of Mystique Island, and because of a curse he is a sea creature of which nightmares are made of. When they worlds and bodies meet, passion is of orgasmic proportions. Rafe hears Melodie's siren song and his body hardens. When he rises from the sea Melodie wants him to possess her body and initiate her to the pleasures of the flesh.

“Ghostly Legacy”

Garet the Protector awakens the love and passion of his innocent bride Reidun, and through the curse of a troll they are separated forever. However, his ghost is haunting the Wyborg Castle, and a modern woman, Truda Borg, is able to hear and see him. What she sees is a mouth watering warrior with a body made for sin. She is ready for this warlord to conquer her body and make her beg for more.

Keket's Curse

Jamila is a pleasure maiden to the ancient temple of Goddess Hathor. She is beautiful and unfortunately a jealous priestess curses her to live forever and have an insatiable appetite for sex. She is saved by David, a modern day cop. Their encounter gives her a satisfaction she has not felt in centuries. Can the passion that they share evolve into love and free her from a curse centuries old?

Masters of Desire is an anthology of love stories about people who are cursed and those who love them enough to break the curse. Each story has its own pleasure, and the love scenes are both erotic and romantic. The only problem is as the stories began to get good is has to end.

Reviewed in March 2009 by Lakisha.