When Seth finds out his best friend
Kaden is dying of cancer heís devastated. And when Kaden
tells him he wants Seth to be Master to Leah, Kadenís wife,
when heís gone, Seth is not sure what to think.
Kaden, a lawyer, has always been the
strong, take-charge person who gets things done. Seth, who
has been married and divorced three times, has never thought
about BDSM and has trouble dealing with the idea. Kaden
wants him to move into the house so he can learn from Kade
during the time he has left.
What happens next is an intriguing and
emotional tale about friendship, love and BDSM.
Would you be able to take over being
Dom and husband to your best friendís wife when heís gone?
Thatís the question this book poses, and it does a excellent
job of exploring this intriguing question.
Seth is horrified at the idea of his
friendís death, and about his request. Heís never thought
about participating in BDSM and never knew his friends were
into the lifestyle, either. Watching him come to terms with
BDSM, and learn the ropes of his friendsí life was
The emotion in this story is high, and
at times I found myself pulled into their situation,
wondering how I would react if my best friend asked such a
thing of me. It pulled at my heartstrings and made me feel
close to all three characters. The ending, although told in
first person from a secondary character when the rest of the
story was in third person, was more than satisfactory and
The Reluctant Dom is a
well-researched portrayal of a 24/7 submissive lifestyle and
I enjoyed reading it very much. The love the characters have
for each other is a beautiful thing to see. I recommend it
to readers who enjoy BDSM tales that pull no punches.
This book has
characters in common with Ms. Daltonís book Domme by