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Exclusive first look inside Master, Eden Bradley’s intense conclusion to the Training House Series #CoverReveal #excerpt #giveaway

Exclusive first look inside Master, Eden Bradley’s intense conclusion to the Training House Series #CoverReveal #excerpt #giveaway

by davincikittieMarch 6, 2016

From New York Times and USA Today bestselling author Eden Bradley, the stunning conclusion of The Training House Series!

It’s the ultimate surrender…but can the Master truly become the slave?

I am no longer the Master, but simply Damon. I am reeling with shock. Love. The urgent desire to please the only man who could ever Master me—the wickedly beautiful Christopher. I know this because he once belonged to me. How do I cope with this unexpected, yet inevitable turn of events? How can I give myself over in the way a slave must? Perhaps because I must in order to have him. And it is the only way to be with our sweet Aimée.

She is our love, and her heart belongs to us both. My new Master claims to love me, but I doubt him. Even more, I doubt myself. I must find a way, and the path leads me there only through complete and utter submission, subjugation, handing over my soul. If I fail, I lose them both. A more cruel torture has never been devised. My heart breaks already, and it’s only just begun.


THE TRAINING HOUSE Series is Eden’s hardest-core BDSM yet! More ‘erotica’ than ‘erotic romance’, there will nevertheless be a love story woven throughout these very kinky pages.

WARNING: These books contains material that may be difficult to read about and/or cause triggers for some readers, including consensual non-consent and other scenes that could be disturbing. Do NOT try this at home!

Read an excerpt

Here’s a special sneak peek teaser from MASTER, out March 22nd!

He’s looking at me as if he would kill me, my beautiful Christopher. I have no doubt that he could, if he wanted to. And he breaks my heart all over again, as if leaving the Ranch and taking my lovely, lovely Aimée with him didn’t hurt me enough. There is so much rage in him, as always, but it’s never been directed at me in this pure, raw form. But I also know he still loves me. All of which would be thrilling as hell, if it weren’t so upsetting. If Aimée weren’t sitting up in the bed behind him, clutching the sheets to her, her mouth parted in a small, pink ‘o’.
My chest contracts, as if a steel band has closed around it, squeezing me. It’s been there since the day I sent them away from the Training House, but now it makes my breath stutter in my chest.
I take a step forward. “Christopher—”
“No! Just fucking no.” He’s raised his hands in front of him. I don’t think he’s aware that one of them is curled into a tight fist. “There will not be any ordering me back—ordering us back—no cleverly devised punishments for my infractions. I know damn well what I’ve done. But the thing is, Damon, I am done. Done with the slave bullshit.” His golden, feline eyes are gleaming with emotion as he pauses, wiping his lush mouth with the back of his hand. “Fuck. It’s not bullshit. I know that. But I can’t do it anymore.”
“I know,” I tell him quietly.
He stares at me, and like the kind of art direction I always notice in a film, he blurs a little and Aimée comes into focus behind him. There are tears on her cheeks. It cuts me to the core.
“How the fuck did you get into the room?” he demands, every bit the Dominant now. “No, never mind. I know. I know that your money and your power in this world can get you anything you want.” One corner of his mouth quirks. “Almost anything.”
Extending a hand toward him, my heart breaks a little more when I see him flinch. He is perhaps more beautiful to me at this moment than ever, with his golden skin and high cheekbones, the amber lion eyes that are a gift of his combined Japanese, Cherokee and English heritage. With the possibility that I’ve really lost him forever.
I draw a long breath. “Christopher.” Pausing, I smooth my hair back from my forehead. “I came here knowing you are probably gone from me forever. Both of you.” My gaze flicks to Aimée and in that brief second I swear I see something in her eyes. “But I had to try.”
“You’ve never come after me before,” he says. “It’s our little dance, isn’t it? One we’ve been doing for four years. Despite my contracts, I come and go as I please. When I need to. I needed to now.”
“You didn’t have to take her with you.”
“I left because I had to take her with me.”
There is a wall of silence between us, with him glaring, and me trying to keep my features arranged in such a way that I don’t betray the true depths of my emotions. I’ve had years of practice doing this very thing. But nothing has challenged me like this before. I think nothing ever may again.
© Eden Bradley, 2016

Check out MASTER on Eden’s website: http://edenbradley.com/books/master/

New to the series?

Check out the crazy hot first two installments of this series below*:

Girl (Training House #1) by Eden Bradley Boy (Training House #2) by Eden Bradley

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About the author

author Eden BradleyNew York Times & USA Today Bestselling author Eden Bradley writes dark, edgy erotica and erotic romance for Bantam/Delta, Harlequin Spice and HQN, Berkley Heat (as both Eden Bradley and Eve Berlin), and Samhain Publishing. Two of her books have been Romantic Times Top Picks, and her novel FORBIDDEN FRUIT was profiled in Cosmopolitan Magazine’s Red Hot Reads column in 2008. More recently her BDSM book THE DARK GARDEN hit the top paperback fiction charts in the UK.

As someone who has been involved in BDSM practice for much of her adult life, she relates in particular to her BDSM and kink stories, infusing them with her own truth about kink practice from her life experiences.

Eden has appeared regularly on Playboy Radio’s ‘Night Calls’ and the Hollywood In the Flesh readings. She loves art, shoes, tattoos, reading smutty books, chocolate and sex, of course, not necessarily in that order.

Visit Eden online at her website | group blog (The Smutketeers) | Pinterest | Twitter | Facebook | Amazon Author Page | Newsletter Sign-Up

Giveaway (US/Int)

GraveTells is giving away one copy of either GIRL or BOY from Eden Bradley’s Training House series, winner’s choice! To enter to win, fill out the prize widget below. Don’t forget to leave a comment for Eden about what you loved most!

  • Are you already a fan of The Training House? Who’s your favorite character and why?
  • New to the series? Tell us what you loved about the excerpt!

Cover Reveal

Because we can’t get enough of smokin’ hot Damon on the cover of this book, here he is again. Drool away…

Master (Training House #3) by Eden Bradley


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About The Author
Sue "DaVinciKittie" Brown-Moore is a veteran romance blogger and reviewer and the primary voice for GraveTells.com. Sue has been shamelessly pimping book boyfriends since 2010 and has won several blogging awards with GraveTells. Sue is also a freelance Developmental Editor passionate about helping authors bring out the best in their stories. She loves reading romance, fantasy, and sci-fi and edits any genre she reads for pleasure. You can follow Sue's editing blog, with tips and tricks for authors, at DaVinciKittie.com.
  • Mary Preston
    March 7, 2016 at 1:50 pm

    New to the series. Great covers.

  • Tina B
    March 7, 2016 at 5:47 pm

    I think it’s an unfair question of who is my favorite. As of now, it’s probably Christopher, but I am really leaning toward Damon (Master). 😉
    I am so very excited to read this one!!
    The first 2 books in the series were amazing! Boy was even better than Girl, though both were very well written and unique in this genre, in my opinion.
    I LOVE Eden’s work!
    Congrats on the upcoming release!

    • March 7, 2016 at 6:25 pm

      I know, right?! BOY was phenomenal. So gutsy and *fans self* crazy hot. Of the books I’ve read in this sub-genre of kink (consensual non-consent + pony or animal play), Eden’s Training House series is BY FAR the highest quality. It’s amazing and I cannot wait to get my hands on Damon! (Totally meant that both ways :p)

    • March 7, 2016 at 6:27 pm

      Oh! Also, since you are a Christopher fan, I’ll be posting an up-close-and-personal interview with him and Eden here on GT in a few weeks. Stay tuned. *Grin*

  • March 7, 2016 at 5:48 pm

    I have the first in the series and plan on moving it up my TBR list after reading the excerpt! Smoking hawt cover <3 it!

    • March 7, 2016 at 6:27 pm

      If you like the Master/slave kink in BDSM and you like your scenes extreme, this is definitely the series for you! I was blown away by how well written it is. Can’t wait for Master!

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