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Gloria Vanderbilt's erotic novel

How ”Obsession” stacks up against other well-known saucy reads

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Quick, someone shield Anderson Cooper’s eyes! The CNN anchor may not be old enough to be peeking at Obsession, the erotic novel just published by his 85-year-old mother, socialite Gloria Vanderbilt. So how steamy does the onetime denim designer get? See for yourself how her book stacks up against other well-known reads.


Twilight by Stephanie Meyer
Matters of the Heart by Danielle Steel
Addicted by Zane
Obsession by Gloria Vanderbilt
Tropic of Cancer by Henry Miller