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Title: Surprise Surprise by Star Noble
Genre: M/M Romance, Contemporary
Published 2013 by Torquere Press
Length: 40 pages
Rating: 3 Stars
Review Copy Provided by Publisher
Jason and Anthony are in a rut, and Jason can admit their love life has been less than stellar lately. But Anthony's birthday is coming up, so Jason plans the perfect party to spice up the night and their relationship -- complete with a super hot dancer.
But by the end of the night, Anthony receives more than a few surprises. He and Jason meet Ruben, a sexy sports student, and the three of them instantly hit it off. Will Ruben come between the two lovers, or will he give their relationship the boost it so desperately needs?
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Jason is overworking and not spending enough time with Anthony in order to make the money to buy themselves a home. Jason realizes this and plans several surprises on Anthony's birthday to liven their relationship. Some of the surprises are planned but others are wonderful coincidences.
I don't mind ménage stories but Ruben is a one night stand that doesn't really play a major role in the relationship or story, except provide hot sex. This is not really a 3 way relationship and his involvement doesn't connect and complement Anthony and Jason's relationship.
Jason is unusual because he doesn't agonize over his age or if Ruben will steal Anthony away (or at least not too much). He's not super jealous that Anthony may be seeing someone else. It could be that they really trust and love each other. I don't know.
Overall, this is a fun, short read about an established couple that wants to spice up their love life and rekindle the fire.
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