The naughty novelist who invented the Hollywood sex scene: New book reveals life of Elinor Glyn

With her waist-length, flaming red hair, Elinor Glyn earned a reputation as a scarlet woman and was inundated with tiger skins by rich, powerful — and hopeful — men
They’d spent the day chastely reading poetry — the aristocratic young Englishman and the beautiful and mysterious older woman who had spirited him away to her opulent Swiss hotel suite. Then, sprawled on a tiger-skin rug, a ‘madness of tender... Read more