Librarian Justine is given a chance to acquire La Cost- an unpublised story that is supposedly the most disturbing work written by the Marquis de Sade. Justine's quest willl bring her face to face with extremes of punishment and pleasure. Certain to face sacrilege, sadism and subversion she knows there are no limits in the pursuit of forbidden reading.
Lishette Ashton has long been one of Nexus's most respected, read and treasured authors, Since the mid 90's her name has become synonymous with clear, intelligent, quality prose and stories framed by convincing historical detail. He lives in Blackpool with his dogs.