13 Examples Of Bad Sex In Literature

Literary Review have announced the shortlist for the annual Bad Sex Awards. Here are some of the, er, finest examples. Follow @Lit_Review for more. NSFW language.


The Last Banquet by Jonathan Grimwood.


House Of Earth by Woodie Guthrie.


Secrecy by Rupert Thomson.


Secrecy by Rupert Thomson.


The Victoria System by Eric Reinhardt.


Motherland by William Nicholson.

The winner of the Bad Sex Award will be revealed at a ceremony at the Naval & Military Club in London on 3rd December.

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Luke Lewis is the Executive Editor of BuzzFeed UK and is based in London.
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