Excerpts from Reviews
THE FOLLOWING WERE EXTRACTED FROM REVIEWS POSTED ON AMAZON.COM:
“One of my favorite series in recent memory”
“The author manages to evolve Kelly and Sam’s relationship further and further”
“She [is] one talented writer”
“Definitely worth the read”
“Simone Freier … is a sexually charged and inspired writer”
“Freier holds poignant insight into the complexities of interpersonal communications and behavior”
“The erotic layers are piled on top of existing friendships, which adds a fascinating level of intrigue”
“A unique experience as a reader”
“Freier’s approach to intimacy is both gentle and intense; like good sex, flexible and addictive”
“Another stand-out hit!”
"Another great story by Simone Freier"
"I seriously look forward to these books coming out, because I just can't seem to get enough of them"
"I'm definitely addicted, and that's due to the unique writing style and amazing storyline that Freier has created"
"I had a problem putting it down for even a second"
"We see mature growth between [Kelly and Sam] that is almost magical"
"These books make you ponder what your own limits might be"
"It takes me into another world, and makes me question certain things about my own life"
"I love the adventure of Sam and Kelly, and love seeing them grow together - both mentally and physically"
"I truly can't wait for the next book in the series to come out"
“She’s done it again!”
“The story of Kelly and Sam continues to blossom”
“Freier [is] an author of considerable talent, whose work keeps getting better”
“The writing style is relaxed, even playful, and always fresh”
“Freier, whose thought processes are quite imaginative, is a natural author”
“Nothing in Freier’s writing seems contrived; it is as if we are watching a mirror of life”
The novel concentrates on the people and their interactions, rather than just [sex]”
“Like a skillful painter, the author uses sexual play and BDSM as the canvas upon which she paints a quite lovely and loving story of
“The characters seem real and fully featured”
“I continue to enjoy reading Simone Freier because she is a fantastic author”
“Freier’s ability to keep things real lifts her a cut above others in the field of sex and sex games”
“She keeps the anticipation going”
“I can hardly wait to read … the next part of the multi-volume saga”
"A new storyline has been introduced and shows us the skill of the author in broadening the world around Sam and Kelly"
"Though I had to question how Sam and Kelly can maintain their strong attachment and love in the face of their ‘experiences’ with others, I found that the author achieves this and only makes me admire more the amazing relationship she’s created for these two.
"Great characterization which enriches the whole reading experience"
"A thoroughly enjoyable read, fantastic work and as ever I’m already eagerly awaiting the next installment"
“Simone Freier entertains her readers with a story of love, trust, respect and exploration”
“It’s an adventure into personal fetishes and how far trust and comfort will allow a person to bend”
“Freier shows her inventive side”
“Introducing friends, new toys and creativity gives the series an exciting and sexy aspect”
“Freier’s attention to detail in her books is awe-inspiring!”
“The reader’s senses are thoroughly engaged”
“Definitely a five-star series!”
“I’ve been surprised by the author’s creativity and her ability to keep adding depths and layers to these characters and relationships”
“FRIENDS’ EXPERIENCE certainly was no disappointment”
“It’s about love, friendship and respect more than about sex”
“Simone Freier is definitely a skilled author”
“[The books] just keep getting better and better”
“What struck me particularly about this book is how well the thought processes of our two main characters are written"
"The alternating voice that Simone Freier employs has always been a strength of these novels as much as their amazing descriptions and
depictions of sexual, emotional and submissive behavior between the main and other characters, but she seems to have reached a level of competency that makes everything flow superbly"
"The author classifies her novels as a new genre, Intelligent Erotic Romance and for me, therein lies the appeal – it’s not just your senses
and emotions that are stimulated, but also your intellect"
"If you’re into this genre and haven’t read any of Simone Freier’s novels yet, a delight awaits you!"
“It’s quite amazing how much information from the previous books is used to develop the characters like never before”
“That is where this series continues to succeed the most: By watching these characters push each other in terms of openness, we as readers are able to become more open to accepting new ideas”
“If you’re looking for real character growth in your romance and erotica, then FRIENDS’ EXPERIENCE will deliver”
“Simone Freier’s books draw you in from the get-go and keep you turning pages in anticipation”
“They get the blood flowing because the passages are raw and sexual”
“Excellent can’t miss book!”
"Simone writes in such a way that you not only enjoy the kink but also the story"
"You start to wonder where your limits would lie in a similar situation"
"I’m glad to have taken this journey with Kelly and Sam and hope to get to read more novels about them"
"The reintroduction of some “new” characters brings a whole new level of engagement to this installment of the series"
"If you are into BDSM and/or intrigued by submission then this book will be up your alley"
"Start this series and you won’t regret it"
“Each one turns up the emotional heat a little more”
“If you love erotica, then you’ll love this series”
“I always enjoy Simone’s writing”