The Hang Fire Books Blog

The rantings of an online bookseller
in Brooklyn, New York.

Epic battles in the Salvation Army

Homeric journeys to the post office

Wednesday, March 5, 2014

Split Level Sin





Title: Split Level Sin (All Star AS 38)
Author: D. W. Craig
Artist: Unknown
Year: 1965

"The way to the top was through the bedroom where woman met woman, and man met man"

Categories: 1960s Sleaze and GGA, Lesbians and Lesbiana

Friday, February 28, 2014

7 Days to Death





Title: 7 Days to Death (originally published as: Gideon's Week) (Pyramid G323)
Author: J.J. Marric
Artist: Lou Marchetti
Year: 1958

Categories: Mystery and Thrillers

Monday, February 24, 2014

Desire on Top





Title: Desire on Top (Raven RB 707)
Author: Adam Fenton
Artist: Unknown
Year: 1963

"She used her body to whip women into a frenzy of passion... To get ahead in the business world she would make love to anyone, male or female."

Categories: 1960s Sleaze and GGA, Lesbians and Lesbiana

Friday, February 21, 2014

Strange Are the Ways of Love





Title: Strange Are the Ways of Love (Crest Book S336)
Author: Lesley Evans (pseudonym of: Lawrence Block)
Artist: Barye Phillips
Year: 1959

"She'd come to New York to find someone to love. When she met Mike she thought he might be the one. Then she met Laura."

Categories: 1950s Sleaze and GGA, Lesbians and Lesbiana, Mystery and Thrillers

Thursday, February 20, 2014

Two Way Mistress





Title: Two Way Mistress (Brandon House 735)
Author: Mark Savage
Artist: Unknown
Year: 1965

"A victim of her tangled emotions, she was the unwilling slave of two different lovers-mistress to a man and his gay daughter."

Categories: 1960s Sleaze and GGA, Lesbians and Lesbiana

Wednesday, February 19, 2014

Lady Stud





Title: Lady Stud (Boudoir Classics BC 0009)
Author: Valerie Van Dyke
Artist: Unknown
Year: 1964

"She possessed young girls, making them feel the sting of her leather whip....The feel of leather turned Barbara into a depraved animal, feeding her with erotic desires no perversion known to man could entirely satisfy."

Categories: 1960s Sleaze and GGA, Kink and Fetish, Lesbians and Lesbiana

Friday, January 31, 2014

Wednesday, January 29, 2014