The Star Trap


She was cool and lovely and always just out of my reach — until blackmail sent her spinning into my life


The Sex Trap Lure Of The Starlet Bombshell

New Man December 1965

It seems “bombshell” is being used here a bit more literally than normal.


The Love Trap

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Aspiring Stars and Starlets Submit to Twisted Desires in… The Love Trap

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Sex Trap

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She needed him real bad… first in bed, the staked out as her husband’s corpse

Unrelated to The Sex Trap Lure Of The Starlet Bombshell


Assignment: Star Stealers


Sam Durell sets a trap for a gang of international hijackers — with himself as bait! 


That Motorcycle Boy

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One after another the restless suburban wives fell under his spell…

The penetrating story of a teen-ager who had a way with older women

From the back:

They protected him so they could use him…

There was something about Gordon. He was spoiled. He was wild. He was too smart for his own good. And he had sex appeal.
After his last motorcycle escapade with a girl, he required a hiding place. His mother’s young suburban friends rallied around. After all, the boy had to have a protector, didn’t he? And maybe a little tender, loving care.
Which was all Gordon needed to start operating…

Ginnie was a pretty little newlywed just out of her teens. It did not take long for her care to turn into passion.

Carmen was a warm-blooded Latin. The brat in Gordon appealed strongly to her own uninhibited lustiness.

Eustice was fighting the odds in her wild marital life. She recognized in Gordon a fellow loser… but knew that two losers could make it together.

Here is the stark novel of an amoral boy trapped in the sex web of young-adult suburbia.

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Death Orgy of the Leopard Women


You can read this entire cover story below.



Sex with a Twist

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She Gave Her Chastity To Charity
What goes on inside a charity racket that uses a beautiful girl as a sex trap

From the back:

Vicky Shore was the magnetic “come on” girl for a charity racket that used the popularity of a new dance craze, “the twist,” to relieve innocent people of their money, and not so innocent people of their sexual inhibitions. When Vicky started to twist her voluptuous body, men started to squirm in anticipation of the private lessons she promised them — when Vicky would be stripped of her last inhibition and anything went.

Not related to The Sex Twist



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Men never knew how corrupt she was until the door was locked and the shade was down

From the back:

She Warned Them All

She removed her dress and folded it neatly over the back of a chair, taking her time, aware that his hunger was mounting as he watched from the bed. A tiny smile toyed at the corners of her lips as she reached for the clasp of her brassiere. She kept her back to him as she slid the loops down her arms and let her breasts spring loose. Slowly, knowing he was waiting, she drew in her breath and turned to face him. “Well?”

He stared. She laughed and stepped out of her heels, lifting one foot to the side of the bed, her fingers going to the garter-strap attached to her stocking. “I think I’d better warn you,” she murmured casually. “I’m not like other women.”

He blinked and frowned up at her. “What do you mean?”

Erica smiled at him. “I might be too much for you.”

He grinned, indicating his disbelief.
Erica shrugged, not surprised. “No one ever
believes me… until it’s too late for them to do anything about it.”


Obsession (1965)

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There wasn’t anything she wouldn’t do to be alone with this strange and sensual creature

From the back:

The Velvet Trap
She had wanted only to be loved, to be desired, to please and be pleased. Somehow, somewhere during her quest for fulfillment, she’d become both the used and the user, the subject and the object, a creature of both ecstasy and despair.
Was this to be her fate: to be a mere plaything of these savage, lusting women… a helpless victim of their strange sickness? Was this to be her life: to be passed around among these hard and voracious creatures who cared nothing about her feelings but only her body… who took without giving, seeking only to satisfy their own depraved and jaded needs?


Man-Hungry / The Saint And Sinners Murder Case! / I’ll Kiss You And Kill You

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“Sure I Lust For Love,” She Smiled. “But What’s More I Also Love Lust!”
LOVE STARVED . . . and strangely addicted to her dangerous desires Cilo Haven searched the byways of her soul trying to find the ultimate in passions and pleasures of the flesh. That’s why so few men found her lacking in the intimate knowledge of love and desire . . . and fewer yet realized what kind of woman she really was . . . until it was too late for them to withdraw from the tendrils of her trap of . . . LUST AND SIN!”

From Heritage Auctions:

This painting was originally published as the cover for All True Police Detective Cases October, 1950, albeit in another variation (which would have been the original version of the painting). It was also slightly altered again and used later for the cover of Police Detective July, 1958. The current state of the painting is presumed to have been published a third time as a cover-though we were unable to nail down this usage

Obviously, I was able to nail down the usage, as well as add Best True Fact Detective July 1954

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Love In The Shadows

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To Save Her Husband’s Career, She Proposed An Affair With His Boss’s Wife — And Then She Took His Place!
She had often wondered about the “other” kind of love — and now she knew…
The Startling Novel Of A Woman Trapped By Ambition — And By Desires Even She Was Ashamed To Acknowledge

From the back:

Husband and Wife
The Both Battled for the Same Girl 
It had been in bed that Ed Galway’s beautiful wife had made the decision. It wouldn’t be a bad idea for him to have an affair with the boss’s wife. At first he had been shocked by Ruth’s bold suggestion. But she convinced him that it would make secure his shaky position in the firm…
And Now, Looking Down At Helen’s Curved And Trembling Body, He Decided It Had Been A Damned Good Idea…
But instead of cementing relationships at the office, the illicit intrigue had backfired — and Ed’s career came tumbling down. That’s when aggressive, sophisticated Ruth took their ambitions by the hand and invited Helen for a cocktail chat. What followed unmasked the passions she had been hiding for years… 
Ruth’s Lesbian Desires Created A Tangled Triangle That Threatened To Destroy All It Touched!

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