A Court of Thorns and Roses by Sarah J. Maas

Available At: DCC (HS), Liberty, Pine Creek, Rampart, Timberview

Categories: Cursing, Sexual

Description: Dragged to a treacherous magical land she only knows about from stories, Feyre discovers that her captor is not an animal, but Tamlin, a High Lord of the faeries. As her feelings toward him transform from hostility to a firey passion, the threats against the faerie lands grow. Feyre must fight to break an ancient curse, or she will lose Tamlin forever

YA Label?: Yes

Notes: Contains sexual nudity; sexual activities; violence; and mild profanity.

Violations (Miller Test [MT] & Colorado Obscenity Test [CD])

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Page 172: “His lips were smooth against my skin, his breath warm, and my knees buckled as he lifted my other hand to his mouth and kissed it, too. Kissed it carefully- in a way that made heat begin pounding in my core, between my legs.”

Page 247: “…and when I awoke a few hours later, we made love again, lazily and intently, a slow-burning smolder to the wildfire of earlier. Once we were both spent, panting and sweat-slicked, we lay in silence for a time…”

Page 379: “Rhysand chuckled. ‘If you’re that desperate for release, you should have asked me.’Rhysand chuckled. ‘If you’re that desperate for release, you should have asked me.’”

Page 380: “…and then his lips were crushing mine. His tongue pried my mouth open, forcing himself into me, into the space where I could still taste Tamlin. I pushed and thrashed, but he held firm, his tongue sweeping over the roof of my mouth, against my teeth, claiming my mouth, claiming me-“

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