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Sneak Peek: In the Shadows



We are less than  a month away from release day! Eek! So I thought it was about time I started sharing some teasers....
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“Grey, do you think it’s too late?”

He nods sadly. “I’m sorry, Mia, but if they have her, I’m not sure if there is anything we can really do.”

The world distorts itself around me like a Fun House mirror, making me feel dizzy and nauseated. My lungs collapse in on themselves as the furious beating of my broken heart threatens to slam right out of my ripped open chest.

“I—can’t—breathe,” I gasp as Grey pulls me into his arms and holds me close to his chest, whispering words that I don’t understand. My tears fall freely, staining his shirt with wet splotches but he doesn’t care, he continues to hold me tight, comforting me just like he has done before. I feel his lips press down on the top of my head and even though this sweet gesture is completely innocent, my stomach flips unexpectedly which in turn elicits a crashing wave of guilt that instantly squashes the butterflies that had suddenly been awakened by his simple touch, shredding their wings into powdery oblivion until they no longer have any semblance of beauty.
 
What do you think??
Let the countdown begin!
 
 

Comments

  1. LOVE this! The romance sweeps me off my feet and gives me butterflies of excitement! I can't wait to read In the Shadows!

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  2. I LOVED both books! PLEASE hurry and write book 3....and 4....and 5!!! I usually start a new book right after finishing one but I'm still thinking so much about the characters from this book that I'm not ready to "move on" :-)
    You have a wonderful gift for writing .... thanks for sharing it with all of us.
    ~Laurie

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