LOS ANGELES—The acclaimed educational series Jessica Drake’s Guide to Wicked Sex received four nominations for the 2014 AVN Awards. In addition to recognition for Best Continuing Series and Best Marketing Campaign, Jessica Drake’s Guide to Wicked Sex: Anal Play for Men and Jessica Drake’s Guide to Wicked Sex: Woman to Woman have received nominations for Best Educational Release.

Jessica Drake’s Guide to Wicked Sex is written and directed by Wicked Pictures contract star Jessica Drake, who has a total of 10 nominations, including Best Actress and Mainstream Star of the Year.

Taking place at The Joint in Hard Rock Hotel & Casino in Las Vegas on Saturday, January 18, 2014, the AVN Awards celebrates the best of the best in the adult entertainment, sexual education and health, and novelty industries.

Of her Guide to Wicked Sex nominations, Drake said, “I'm so honored my series, Guide to Wicked Sex, has been nominated again for the upcoming 2014 AVN Awards! As the line continues to grow with feedback from couples, retailers, and reviewers, I am constantly driven to improve each one. Anal Play for Men and Woman to Woman are two of my personal favorites, and I'm thrilled to see them both in the running for Best Educational release. Relevant, informative, inspirational Sex Ed is truly my passion. I'm so very grateful to Wicked for its support, and I sincerely thank everyone at AVN for their hard work on all of the nominations this year.”

A fervent educator on sexual health and wellness, Drake is a highly sought-after sexual wellness speaker who lectures at universities, teaches seminars, and runs workshops globally. Through her series of workshops and seminars and her line of instructional DVDs, she teaches people to explore their sexuality in a fun, safe, and responsible way. She teaches how to set boundaries, emphasize consent, and still have wonderful sex while communicating effectively with partners. 

Each volume of Jessica Drake’s Guide To Wicked Sex showcases a different aspect of human sexuality as Drake touches on subjects ranging from Fellatio and Anal to Basic Positions and Female Masturbation.

The 31st annual AVN Awards Show will be hosted by Chanel Preston and Wicked Pictures contract star Samantha Saint. For nearly three decades, the AVN Awards show, dubbed "the Oscars of adult" by Entertainment Weekly, has been the adult industry’s biggest night and the award itself, the industry’s highest honor. With a stylish red carpet pre-show and lavish star-studded ceremony, AVN celebrates outstanding achievements in “the business of pleasure.”

Fans interested in attending the 2014 AVN Award Show may purchase standard and Golden Tickets at https://avnawards.avn.com/tickets/.