- From the book you’re currently reading, or one you just finished, tell us what made you SWOON. What got your heart pounding, your skin tingling, and your stomach fluttering
- Try to make the swoon excerpt 140 characters (or less), if you are going to tweet about it. Use the hashtag #YABOUND when tweeting
This week, my swoon is from Dirty Little Secret by Jennifer Ryan!
She laughed, ad the sound went right to his belly and tied it into knots.
Unable to fight it any longer, he closed the distance between them and with one hand sliding to the back of her neck, his fingers buried in the thick mass of silky hair, he pulled her lips to his. She smelled of paint with a hint of flowers, like the ones she'd left by his bed. Their smell teased him all night and made him think of her.
His instinct was to devour, but he felt her tense and her eyes went wide. Watching her, he brushed his lips against hers. One. Twice. With barely a touch, he tasted a hint of the sweet grapes she'd eaten.
She stood perfectly still; her breath washed over his mouth from her slightly parted lips. "I thought we agreed this wasn't a good idea."
"We both lied about that." He kissed her softly again, lingering over the sweet torment.
- Paperback, page 169
My favorite thing about this scene is Noah and Roxy breaking their own rules. It's fun to see two characters wake up. =) There is a 50-copy giveaway going on for USA residents, ending on December 9th!