Teaser Tuesday is a weekly feature, hosted by MizB of Should Be Reading.
"If you ask me, the heart knows the way, and if you deny it, then it's hell to pay for you." She pointed her cigarette at me. "If money is what you're looking for, then you'll have a life of misery. Remember what happened to Midas, when he wanted the gold? Sure, it was all lollipops and rainbows at first, but then it all ended in tears."
~ A Mad, Wicked Folly by Sharon Biggs Waller, pg. 307
Lily had no idea how he'd become so precious to her so quickly, but he had. She lingered behind the corner, enjoying the rare opportunity of watching the person she adored without him knowing she was there.
~ Trial by Fire by Josephine Angelini, pg. 149 (ARC)
Something flashed silver on her dress.
"You're wearing your wings." The wings we'd earned as WASP. She held up her collar, turning it toward me.
"Sisters forever, Hartsie." She smiled into the distance, her hand resting on the pin as she smoothed the collar flat again. "No matter what."
~ American Blonde by Jennifer Niven, Kindle Location 220-224 (ARC)
The photo strip with the thick black writing has four images. It's Carly. In each picture she's screaming. Her eyes are open and as black as death, just like in my dream. In the last one there's a blurred figure pulling her out of the booth. All I can see is an arm, a flash of dark hair, and a single fox ear.
~ Servants of the Storm by Delilah S. Dawson, Kindle Location 782 (ARC)