Teaser Tuesday is a weekly feature, hosted by MizB of Should Be Reading.
When he pulls away, I'm lost. For a few seconds I was Valentina, and now I'm nothing. He brings me close to him again, puts his cheek on mine, his lips besides my ear. "I want to be with you. Every time I imagine what my life would be like if it was really mine, you're in it. You are it."
~ Kiss Kill Vanish by Jessica Martinez, Kindle Location 1284 (ARC)
“You know how you finish a bag of chips and you hate yourself? You know you’ve done nothing good for yourself. That’s the same feeling, and you know it is, after some digital binge. You feel wasted and hollow and diminished.”
~ The Circle by Dave Eggers, Audiobook
Just keep breathing. No matter what happens, no matter who turns on me, no matter what pompous swine thinks he has power over me, I am still me. I will always be me.
~ Snow Like Ashes by Sara Raasch, Kindle Location 1642 (ARC)
Majesty. The word seemed to ripple through her. "I haven't been crowned yet, Lazarus."
"No matter, Lady. I see the queenship in you, and I never saw it in your mother, not one day of her life."
Kelsea looked away, moved to fresh tears. She had won a guard. Only one, but he was the most important. She wiped her leaking eyes and tightened her grip on the sword.
~ The Queen of the Tearling by Erika Johansen, pg. 117