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3.64 of 5 stars 3.64  ·  rating details  ·  103 ratings  ·  19 reviews
Just close your eyes and feel: soft, warm lips skimming from your shoulder to your ear, your skin prickling and tickling. Then add another set, echoing the first, layer upon layer of sensation as two sets of hands join the game, stroking, sliding, ratcheting up the heat. And when your lips part and the tip of your tongue darts out, it's met by two more in a luscious, messy ...more
ebook, 312 pages
Published May 10th 2010 by Dreamspinner Press (first published May 2010)
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Mandy*reads obsessively*
Will read and rate/review as I go along..
I'm sure they will contain some spoilers! ;)
An average of 3-4*

The Thank You Note by Jamie Freeman 3.5*
An established couple decides on a 3rd for their anniversary!
I liked the couple, they are very different like day and night and Aiden was cute!
This is another one of those stories I wish was a standalone and longer, I really would love more of these guys.

Not Just A Piece Of Meat by Zahra Owens 3.5*
Karl wakes up after a party and is in bed with is bosse
This was a great anthology. All of the stories were good. However, my favorites (in no particular order) were:
Not Just A Piece Of Meat by Zahra Owens
Getting a Filling by JL Merrow
Beautiful Friend by Dar Mavison
Neighbors by Day, Naughty by Night by Devon Rhodes
Breaking the Habit by Heidi Champa
Perform for Me by Lori Toland
Down the Middle by Heidi Cullinan
I think I might be taking a break from Dreamspinner anthologies for a while. I think honestly they just put too many similar stories together and this is third or fourth anthology when everything blends together into one long, tiring theme. That’s not to say there aren’t stand out stories on their own and if read piecemeal over a much longer period, several are quite enjoyable. Unfortunately read all at once this anthology blends into a lot of erotica and sex scenes, numerous justifications for ...more
This is another time when I wish we could use half-star measurements, so I could rate this a 4.5. Sometimes with anthologies, you have a couple of great stories and a lot of so-so stories. But the vast majority of these stories were terrific, with only two that I didn't really care for.

HOMECOMING, by Emily Moreton, was my favorite by far. There was something wonderfully urgent about the story, and even though it stays in Ben's POV, I really get a sense of all three characters as they reconnect

I always have trouble reviewing anthologies. Some stories really do it for me, some don’t. I never remember to write down which is which. Necking is dedicated to threesome relationships, men only. Needless to say this is erotica and there will be sex, lots of sex. I’m reminded that turn ons for me are squicks for other people and vice versa (for example, not unsurprisingly rimming is used heavily, one of my all-time squicks but it’s erotica and I wasn’t surprised to see it. I know how to skim so
Joyfully Jay
A Joyfully Jay review.

4.5 stars

I am an absolute sucker for a menage story. So much so that I’ll buy basically any m/m/m book that’s published. When I saw that the Necking anthology was full of m/m/m stories, and it contained several of my favorite authors, I jumped on the chance to review it. I can definitely recommend it to m/m/m fans. While I only reviewed eight stories, I read almost all of them, and they all ranged between 4-5 stars for me. I’ll admit that short stories often leave me a litt
Necking is an entertaining anthology of 15 M/M/M stories. The situations and relationships vary but all center around a menage. I enjoyed all of the stories, some more than others as is normal in an anthology. My favorites were Down the Middle by Heidi Cullinan, Thank you Note by Jamie Freeman and Neighbors by Day, Naughty by Night by Devon Rhodes.
A sexy anthology of m/m/m short stories. Some are only meh, but most of them are really good. There's even one or two that are quite angsty and emotional which is pretty amazing to find in a short. Overall, 4 stars.
These are all m/m/m and despite people telling me to spread it out ... well, over 3 days is spreading it out for me. It was fine that way. I can't review all 15 or so here but I'll take note of some that I particularly enjoyed. They are a mix of bringing a guy home from the bar for a one-off (sometimes as a regular part of a relationship or as a truly one time event) and those in which the third is brought into the relationship permanently. I like both types and enjoyed a mix. They are mostly co ...more
The Thank You Note by Jamie Freeman ***
Not Just a Piece of Meat by Zahra Owens **
Getting a Filling by JL Merrow ***
1+1+1 Is 3 by Evan Gilbert ***
Beautiful Friend by Dar Mavison ****
Neighbors by Day, Naughty by Night by Devon Rhodes **
Skunk, Bryan, Spoon (and a Badger) by Aundrea Singer ****
Homecoming by Emily Moreton ***
Unwrapped: The Birthday Gift by Josephine Myles 3.2
Bacon Bits by G.S. Wiley 2.4
Snowbound by Jana Denardo **
Breaking the Habit by Heidi Champa **
Perform for Me by Lori Toland **
Sue bowdley
There were some really great stories in this anthology...some would have made great full length novels x
4.5 Stars Avg. Review to Come.
Jana Denardo
Jun 14, 2010 Jana Denardo rated it 4 of 5 stars  ·  (Review from the author)
Since I'm in the anthology, I don't feel it right for me to review it but I think those looking for threesomes erotica would definitely find what they're looking for here
Jason Huffman-black
Apr 23, 2010 Jason Huffman-black marked it as to-read
Shelves: ebook, anthology, m-m
I have to say, I have read one of these stories in beta form and WOW! Its worth buying the entire book. ~nodnodnod~
Not bad for an anthology of short stories, I would give most of them 3,5*.
Cooper West
Fun and hot! A good mix of stories, excellent "bed-time" reading.
About 1/3 of stories worth 4 stara, the others 3 stars.
Jan 12, 2013 Coni marked it as to-read
Shelves: anthologies
Purchased: May 31, 2010 AND Jan 28, 2012
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