Tuesday, January 29, 2013

Teaser Tuesday #24


Teaser Tuesday is a weekly bookish meme hosted by Miz B of Should Be Reading. Anyone can play along! Just do the following:

• Grab your current read
• Open to a random page
• Share two (2) “teaser” sentences from somewhere on that page
• BE CAREFUL NOT TO INCLUDE SPOILERS! (make sure that what you share doesn’t give too much away! You don’t want to ruin the book for others!)
• Share the title & author, too, so that other TT participants can add the book to their TBR Lists if they like your teasers! 

                                                               Here's my teaser-
"He gives me that lopsided smile that makes my body heat up like someone's taken a blowtorch to it. But then his eyes cool, searching my face. "Isn't it exhausting?" The pad of his thumb strokes my neck softly.
                                                              "What?"
                                                 "Keeping people out."
- Ten Tiny Breaths by K.A.Tucker

Summary-

Kacey Cleary’s whole life imploded four years ago in a drunk-driving accident. Now she’s working hard to bury the pieces left behind—all but one. Her little sister, Livie. Kacey can swallow the constant disapproval from her born-again aunt Darla over her self-destructive lifestyle; she can stop herself from going kick-boxer crazy on Uncle Raymond when he loses the girls’ college funds at a blackjack table. She just needs to keep it together until Livie is no longer a minor, and then they can get the hell out of Grand Rapids, Michigan.

But when Uncle Raymond slides into bed next to Livie one night, Kacey decides it’s time to run. Armed with two bus tickets and dreams of living near the coast, Kacey and Livie start their new lives in a Miami apartment complex, complete with a grumpy landlord, a pervert upstairs, and a neighbor with a stage name perfectly matched to her chosen “profession.” But Kacey’s not worried. She can handle all of them. What she can’t handle is Trent Emerson in apartment 1D.

Kacey doesn’t want to feel. She doesn’t. It’s safer that way. For everyone. But sexy Trent finds a way into her numb heart, reigniting her ability to love again. She starts to believe that maybe she can leave the past where it belongs and start over. Maybe she’s not beyond repair.

But Kacey isn’t the only one who’s broken. Seemingly perfect Trent has an unforgiveable past of his own; one that, when discovered, will shatter Kacey’s newly constructed life and send her back into suffocating darkness.

                                                                          What's your teaser tuesday?
                                                                                 Janhvi

9 comments:

  1. This sounds like a fantastic book. I've lived in South Florida and always enjoy a book that's set there. Thanks for posting about this one.
    My Teaser is from CONFESSIONS OF A PREDATORY LENDER.

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  2. Ooooh! Nice tease!! Haven't heard of this one!

    Here's my Teaser

    Have a GREAT day!

    Old Follower :)

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  3. Wow! Sounds like an interesting book. Will definitely check this out. Thanks for sharing.

    ai love books

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  4. Ohh. *sigh* What a swoon worthy quote!

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  5. I F*** LOVE THIS BOOK!! :-)
    .. And great teaser! It says so much about this book, so it's perfect, perfect, PERFECT!! Ha ha :-)
    My Teaser

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  6. Oh my! That teaser's making me itch to check this book out. Adding it to my TBR!

    Do check out my teaser too :)

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  7. Lopsided smiles are the best! :)

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  8. I loved that book!
    check out my teaser: http://bookfixation.blogspot.com/2013/01/teaser-tuesday-before-i-wake-soul.html

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