The World's Best Selling Sensual Massage Books & DVDs by Gordon Inkeles



Deluxe Edition Coming in July 2013! | PRLog

New press release here: Deluxe Edition Coming in July 2013! | PRLog.

The deluxe new edition of THE NEW SENSUAL MASSAGE by Gordon Inkeles will include TWO prize-winning DVDs: The Art of Sensual Massage and Sensual Massage Made Simple.

Gordon Inkeles’ bestselling books have become standard reference works on massage throughout the world. With combined sales exceeding two million copies, his books have been translated into ten languages and reprinted more than one hundred times. A perennial seller, His book “The Art of Sensual Massage” launched the massage craze and found a worldwide market. His film/video “The Art of Sensual Massage” played to SRO crowds at the Cannes Film Festival. His new HD video, “Sensual Massage Made Simple” won 4 awards at international film festivals. In June 2013 Arcata Arts, will publish Inkeles’ tour de force “The New Sensual Massage 3rd Edition,” the most comprehensive massage book on the market. Internationally known as a college lecturer and leader of massage workshops, Gordon Inkeles lives with his family in Northern California.



The New Sensual Massage 2013 edition preview



(from the book’s introduction)

Your first massage

A few minutes from now, without opening an anatomy book or enrolling in a class, you can begin to give your partner one of life’s most delicious experiences: a full body massage. You won’t need to practice strange exercises or develop unused muscles. Think of massage as educated touching. You were born to do massage, to give pleasure with your hands.

Massage works the first time you try it. Even though your technique may not be perfect remember that people love being touched. Simply making unhurried contact with your partner’s body initiates a warm, deeply relaxing feeling. This book is about turning that feeling into happiness.



This new book combines the highest quality photography of any massage book on the market with an absolutely unforgettable massage experience. All the techniques work as promised; every page focuses on pleasure and relaxation. SENSUAL MASSAGE MADE SIMPLE is a sensual feast.

It’s a groundbreaking massage book: easy-to-use, with proven techniques that are sensual, and fun. Such an innovative romantic gift makes an irresistible romantic gift. It offers a drugless relaxation program that anyone can learn at home.

  • Easy-to-learn full body massage program
  • Layflat binding—Stays open during massage!
  • Matching anatomical art, precisely keyed to photos
  • Proven program gets you started massaging tonight
  • Beautifully designed and photographed, an ideal romantic gift

ISBN 978-0-9748535-6-7 120 pp 6 x9 $14.95

Massage for a Peaceful Pregnancy – Spring 2007


This easy-to-learn program of massage techniques guides expectant parents every step of the way during pregnancy—from the first month through full recovery.
Massage provides a positive, hands-on role for the expectant father, involving him in the birth of his child on a day-to-day basis. It also creates a lasting bond between the expectant parents.

Pregnancy Illustration

Powerful techniques for relaxation and stress control are featured on every page. Everything works as promised. You will be massaging ten minutes after you bring the book home.

Every page features lush photography of real massage during pregnancy, showing exactly how strokes work. Additionally, beautiful anatomical illustrations, which are precisely keyed to photos, let you peer inside the body and find systems you can touch during massage. Check lists, do’s and don’ts and health tips make the book a user-friendly and enjoyable guide to one of life’s great pleasures.

The book includes:

  • A basic massage for the whole body
  • Sections addressing the special ailments of pregnancy: morning sickness, circulatory problems, lactation stimulation and more
  • A complete ten minute head massage
  • A complete back massage for late pregnancy
  • A day-to-day recovery program after birth—to minimize stretch marks and ease the mother back to normal
  • Step-by-step photos with matching anatomical illustrations

Pregnancy Photo

ISBN 0-9748535-4-2 144 pp 8.5 X 11 $19.95

THE ART of SENSUAL MASSAGE 40th Anniversary Edition

THE ART of SENSUAL MASSAGE 40th Anniversary Edition

NEW EDITION: With over 1,000,000 copies sold, The Art of Sensual Massage is the world’s best selling massage book. Now in a new, extensively revised edition, the book takes readers every step of the way through a delightful full body massage. Published in eight languages and with two decades as a Book-of-the-Month Club, Quality Paperback Book Club and One Spirit Book Club selection, The Art of Sensual Massage is one of the all-time great romantic gift books.

40th Anniversary Edition: September 2011 includes gorgeous, never published color taken during the original photo sessions in San Francisco, a lay-flat binding that keeps the book open during massage and a new author preface.

Acclaim for The Art of Sensual Massage

“Attractive as well as instructive…tells you what to massage, when and where. Much recommended. —FORUM

New York

“Close your eyes, breath deeply, and give yourself up to the Pleasure.” —NEW YORK

“The demystification of massage. Tasteful, artistic, invaluable. Highly recommended.” —AMAZON.COM

ISBN 0974853526 7 X 10 162 pages $19.95

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NEW EDITION: If Gordon Inkeles’ earlier books were appetizers, introductions to the pleasures of massage, this all-new work (A Quality Paperback Bookclub and One Sprit Book Club selection for ten years) is meant to be a banquet, a sensual feast.

The best selling massage title on both (and now on for five years running, this updated, second edition offers the ultimate massage experience. Written in a reassuring and intimate tone, lavishly illustrated (in color and black and white) and beautifully designed, this essential guide will have you massaging in a single evening.


Acclaim for The New Sensual Massage

Massage Magazine

“Inkeles’ books are beautifully designed and easy on the eyes. They set the mood which should accompany all massage.”

SF Chronicle

“The massage king is Gordon Inkeles” —SAN FRANCISCO CHRONICLE

ISBN 0974853518 8X11 176 pages $22.95

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A Literary Guild selection for eight years, with more than 500, 000 copies sold, Sensual Massage for Couples offers the most comprehensive massage technique of any Inkeles book. Special sections on massage as an aphrodisiac—with romantic tips–, as effective drugless therapy–with solutions for every part of the body– and as an exercise aid, offer lavish solutions for every part of the body. Extremely generous techniques for every conceivable massage situation await you here.

Groundbreaking tips on combating fatigue while improving performance are featured throughout. Massage is the missing ingredient in modern exercise programs and readers of this book learn a full body massage that has no equal.

“The perfect solution to work related tension.” —THE DAILY TELEGRAPH

Double Day Book Club

“Destined to become a classic…your master key to the blissfully good life.” —THE DOUBLEDAY BOOKCLUB BULLETIN

The Literary Guild

“Lavishly illustrated with drawings and photographs…ground breaking in the art of massage.” —THE LITERARY GUILD MAGAZINE

ISBN 0966 9149 53 8 X 11 192 pages $18.95

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A popular Book-of-the-Month selection, this massage book for the speedy computer age, features focused techniques for every part of the body. For those who don’t wish to learn a complete body massage, this book shows how to direct waves of pleasure to virtually any part of the body.

Lavishly illustrated with the award-winning photography that has made Gordon Inkeles the world’s best selling massage author, Super Massage also features exquisite anatomical illustrations by Sigga Bjornsson. The book is a joy to browse and is written with the same blend of knowledge, humor and warmth that made The Art of Sensual Massage so popular.

Acclaim for Super Massage

“A real treat.” —CNN NEWSNIGHT

The Oakland Tribune

“New master of stress control…Inkeles also provides a well-illustrated how-to technique for a 10-minute erotic massage.” —THE OAKLAND TRIBUNE

Contra Costa Times

Fun, slightly sexy and a quick answer to body aches, muscle pains and stress.” —THE CONTRA COSTA TIMES

ISBN 0966 9149 45 8 X 11 160 pages $17.95

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Somewhere in this world is a reading light, chair, bed, perhaps even a keyboard and desk, built just for you. This book will show you how to find them. Sections on the Home and Office cover are packed with solutions that will eliminate stress and let you feel good all day.

Acclaim for Ergonomic Living

Men's Fitness

“Ergonomic Living is such an eye opener…a book like this can be a godsend.”

—Men’s Fitness Magazine

New Age Journal Online

“An outstanding resource for identifying and eliminating hidden sources of stress in your everyday environment.”
—New Age Journal Magazine

News Week

“Lots of cheap, quick fixes. Economical approaches to body-friendly work environments.”

—Newsweek Magazine

ISBN 0-02-093081-X 192 pages, with hundreds of photos and illustrations. $16.00

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