Category: Sunday Snippet

Sunday Snippets #59

Posted May 22, 2011 by Jen in Sunday Snippet
Sunday Snippets #59

A Lifetime to Find Love by Ava Riley  Lazy Day Publishing  April 6, 2011   “As I was saying, I went to that bar wanting to get you out of my head, but I couldn’t. Every woman I came across just didn’t compare to you, Tess. They didn’t take my breath away the way you […]

Sunday Snippets #58

Posted May 15, 2011 by Jen in Sunday Snippet
Sunday Snippets #58

Ender’s Game by Orson Scott Card  Tor Science Fiction  January 1985 The toons lined up in five columns.  A and E were ready to grab the side handholds and flip themselves out toward the sides.  B and D lined up to catch the two parallel ceiling holds and flip upward into null gravity.  C toon […]

Sunday Snippets #57

Posted May 8, 2011 by Jen in Sunday Snippet
Sunday Snippets #57

Phoenix Rising: A Ministry of Peculiar Occurrences Novel by Pip Ballantine & Tee Morris Harper Voyager Publishing  April 26, 2011 For a few moments, only the low rumbling of the Ministry’s generators filled the space.  Wellington read the Daily Mail headline several times and tried to remember to breathe. He felt the confession on the […]

Sunday Snippets #56

Posted May 1, 2011 by Jen in Sunday Snippet
Sunday Snippets #56

Today’s snippet is a SNEAK PEEK  from Bite Club by Rachel Caine  NAL Hardcover  May 3, 2011 It was on Thursday when things started crashing down.  To start with, Shane was late, really late.  When he finally got home, he came bearing food – barbecue again, but with all the veggies and everything.  Which made […]

Sunday Snippets #55

Posted April 24, 2011 by Jen in Sunday Snippet
Sunday Snippets #55

Moon Called by Patricia Briggs  Ace Publishing.  January 31, 2006 My home is a single-wide trailer almost as old as I am that sits in the middle of a couple of fenced acres.  There are a lot of small-acreage properties in Finley with trailers or manufactured homes, but along the river there are also mansions […]

Sunday Snippets #54

Posted April 17, 2011 by Jen in Sunday Snippet
Sunday Snippets #54

from Shady Lady by Ann Aquirre     ROC Publishing  April 5, 2011 “What are you waiting for?” Maury demanded, as I trickled salt atop my chalk circle.  This demon wasn’t going anywhere unless I willed it. “Almost finished.  But I need her name now.” He pronounced each syllable with great care, as if caressing his absent […]

Sunday Snippets #53

Posted April 10, 2011 by Jen in Sunday Snippet
Sunday Snippets #53

from Lover Unleashed by JR Ward NAL Hardcover  March 29, 2011 “Are you certain,” she said, her accent rolling those Rs. He was breathing so hard he wasn’t sure he could choke out a reply, so he nodded.  And then, worried that wasn’t enough, he put his hands over hers, pressing her hold into him. […]

Sunday Snippets #52

Posted April 3, 2011 by Jen in Sunday Snippet
Sunday Snippets #52

from Eternal Rider by Larissa Ione     Grand Central Publishing  March 29, 2011 **NOTE: this except comes from an uncorrected ARC copy of the book**  One thought dominated his mind as he gated himself back to Greece: She wore Victoria’s Secret boyshorts. He could so easily envision her lush curves contained in the sexy […]

Sunday Snippets #51

Posted March 27, 2011 by Jen in Sunday Snippet
Sunday Snippets #51

Sneak Peek from Magic on the Hunt by Devon Monk   Roc Publishing April 5, 2011 **NOTE: this except comes from an uncorrected ARC copy of the book** “We headed out.  My phone rang.  Zay.  Again. Seriously, couldn’t the man catch a hint? I answered.  “Beckstrom.” “Where’s everyone off to?” I scanned the street.  Zay was standing […]

Sunday Snippets #50

Posted March 20, 2011 by Jen in Sunday Snippet
Sunday Snippets #50

Lover Awakened by JR Ward   Signet Eclipse  September 2006 “I want to kiss you here,” she said. “All right?” He nodded and licked his lips. The moment her mouth made contact, his body jerked like someone had yanked all of his arms and legs at once. She didn’t stop. She sucked the piercing in and […]

Sunday Snippets #49

Posted March 13, 2011 by Jen in Sunday Snippet
Sunday Snippets #49

Dead, Undead, or Somewhere in Between by JA Saare   Eternal Press.  February 2010  I tasted the metallic bitterness of my blood on his lips and shared his lingering essence by pulling the tip of his tongue into my mouth and sucking softly. He growled, hands rough against my hips, dragging me downward. Uncontrollable warmth […]

Sunday Snippets #48

Posted March 6, 2011 by Jen in Sunday Snippet
Sunday Snippets #48

River Marked by Patricia Briggs  Ace Publishing.  March 1, 2011 Sunday Snippet “What can you tell me about the thing in the river?” I asked finally. He made a rude sound.  “I can tell you she’s not a poor misunderstood creature.  Gordon is right.  She’s Hunger, and she won’t be satisfied until she consumes the […]

Sunday Snippets #47

Posted February 27, 2011 by Jen in Sunday Snippet
Sunday Snippets #47

Without Reservations by JL Langley  Samhain Publishing, Ltd.  October 10, 2006 His mate was still out of it. The wolf hadn’t moved from where Chay had put him. He looked very sweet and peaceful…innocent. He was a handsome wolf. Actually, he was more pretty than handsome. Not that he was feminine exactly, but his size […]

Sunday Snippets #46

Posted February 20, 2011 by Jen in Sunday Snippet
Sunday Snippets #46

Pleasures Untold by Lisa Sanchez Omnific Publishing February 2011 As I stared into the crowd, I felt someone’s eyes on me again. The warm, tugging sensation I’d felt on numerous occasions recently slammed into me with gusto, along with the feeling that everything and everyone around me moved ten times slower than normal. A ripple […]

Sunday Snippets #45

Posted February 13, 2011 by Jen in Sunday Snippet
Sunday Snippets #45

Sins of the Heart by Eve Silver  Harlequin August 2010 “Not gonna happen.” “No?” He arched one straight brow. “You might change your mind.” She tried to edge sideways, but he gad a solid grip on the sheet, limiting her choices. Either she stayed exactly where she was and kept her cover, or she dropped […]