"When I read a book of erotica," says editor Alex Algren, "I'm not looking for romance and happily ever after. But I am looking for great writing and a searing hotness that gets you sweaty." Here, Algren has curated a set of smart and sexy stories of anal eroticism celebrating every imaginable kind of Backdoor Pleasure. Algren and her top-notch contributors explore the exquisite pleasures of toys, tongues, and beautiful bottoms. When two motorcycle enthusiasts argue about moving on to mountains and mountain bikes in Tenille Brown's "Speed Bumps," skillful anal sex becomes a bargaining chip. In Gwen Master's "Simplicity," a couple's shared fantasies take them over the edge. In Donna George Storey's "Anal-yzed," a husband tantalizes his wife by scrutinizing her back passage fantasies. Dreading another birthday without accomplishing her goals, Lynn's malaise threatens to hijack the celebration. But together a new vibrator and a chance encounter with a daring stranger perk her up on the night of her thirty-fourth birthday .