Sinner Takes All: A Memoir of Love and Porn (Google eBook)

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Penguin, Dec 31, 2009 - Biography & Autobiography - 320 pages
18 Reviews
How does a girl go from being a shy, awkward bookworm to the biggest porn star in the world? In Sinner Takes All, Tera Patrick reveals all, including: her career as an international model; losing her virginity at fourteen to a thirtysomething photographer; learning oral sex techniques backstage at a Guns N' Roses concert; having an orgy with a team of firefighters; her unglamorous job in a nursing home; her first forays into the adult movie business; and how, with her husband's help, she launched her own multimillion-dollar empire.

Along the way, she dishes on the emotional side of being Tera Patrick, writing candidly about her battles with depression and anxiety. She also discusses finding true love and building a healthy marriage, achievements that many consider to be impossible in the world of porn. Featuring hundreds of photos, plus diary pages and scintillating sidebars, Sinner Takes All takes the tell-all to raunchy new heights.

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Review: Sinner Takes All: A Memoir of Love and Porn

User Review  - Lila Veen - Goodreads

I love a good porn autobiography with a "happy ending" and this one definitely gave me that. Despite the extra chapter that pretty much changed the whole perspective that the initial ending gave, I ... Read full review

Review: Sinner Takes All: A Memoir of Love and Porn

User Review  - Goodreads

This book is about a lot of things(!!), but female empowerment is not one of them, definitely not. Read full review


Title Page Copyright Page Dedication Foreword
Idol Worship
The Switch
The Partys Over
Homecoming Scream
Serial Heartbreaker
From Bedpans to Bedrooms
My Arousal
The Storm Before the Calm
What Have I Done?
Dancing Queen
The Birth Of Teravision
Hells Angels Hookers and Wedding Bells
Mr Kookaburra and Mrs Barramundi
ByeBye Vanilla Girl Of Porn
Back to My Roots

Get It Up Get It In Get It Off Get It
The Secrets
A Star Is Porn
Life Is a Porn Movie
Four Reasons
When Tera Met Evan
The First Date
The Happiest Girl in the World
Three Awful Weeks
The Power of Tera
SO You Want to Be a REAL Porn Star?
Mission Accomplished
My Essential Movies
Awards Acknowledgements PHOTO CREDITS

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Borzillo is managing editor at Allstar News.

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