Book Club & Book Reviews

Savor Book Club

We are gathering in monthly book clubs, focusing on books related to sexuality and sex-positivity.  Books are neutral mediums that can make discussion about sensitive topics, such as sexuality, easier.


Upcoming books planned for our book club are as follows:

  • Tell Me What You Want by Justin LeMiller, Feb 2022
  • The Handi Book of Love, Lust, and Disability, by Handi, March 2022
  • Beyond the Gender Binary by Alok Vaid-Menon, April 2022
  • Strange Bedfellows by Ina Park, May 2022
  • Ethical Porn for Dicks by David Ley, June 2022

Additional books under consideration are: Naked At Our Age by Joan Price and Tell Me About the Last Time You Had Sex by Ian Kerner. 


We have discussed:

  • Come As You Are (by Emily Nagoski in Jan 2021),
  • Shameless (by Nadia Bolz-Weber in Feb 2021),
  • Becoming Cliterate (by Laurie Mintz in March 2021),
  • Not Always in the Mood (by Sarah Hunter Murray, April 2021),
  • Odes (by Sharon Olds, May 2021),
  • Big Big Love (by Hanna Blank, June 2021),
  • Stolen Women (by Dr. Gail Wyatt, July 2021),
  • Polysecure (by Jessica Fern, Aug 2021),
  • Existential Kink (by Carolyn Elliot, Sept 2021),
  • Enjoy Sex (by MJ Barker, Oct 2021),
  • The Art of Receiving and Giving (by Betty Martin, November 2021),
  • Sexual Fluidity (by Lisa Diamond December 2021)
  • What Fresh Hell is This (by Heather Corinna, Jan 2022)

The size of our book club is limited to 10 participants. To register, please email me at  

If you have a request for a book club focused on a specific book or topic related to sexual well-being, please email me. For these books as well as others that I recommend, please see

For the date and time of our next book club, see: Events and Services Summary – Ignite Well-Being (

Please note that previously, this book club used the names Sex Nerd and Let’s Talk About Sex book club.  Thank you for your patience as we work to fit a name to our community.


Book Reviews

Not Always in the Mood by Sarah Hunter Murray: 

All About Love by bell hooks:

Foxfire, Wolfskin by Sharon Blackie: 

Books on Sobriety and Recovery

Books on Gender and Sexual Wellness


~More coming soon~


Find my bookshop, full of these books and more, here: Ignite Well-being Bookshop


More resources to consider for your own well-being, re-wilding journey here: Recommended Resources – Ignite Well-Being (


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