Looking for a little romance to spice up your reading? Check out the teasers below. There’s still time for a late summer fling!
Ashes on the Waves by Mary Lindsey
The only sound was my uneven breath as I fought to control my desire. (Page 153)
The Madman's Daughter by Megan Shepherd
Suddenly he brushed his rough thumb against my jaw, catching me by surprise. … Was he going to kiss me? (Page 130)
The Book of Broken Hearts by Sarah Ockler
“Let’s go for a ride.” I spoke fast, desperate to say it without breaking our kiss. (Page 272)
Night School by C.J. Daugherty
The warmth of his mouth exhilarated her as, with a groan of surrender, he wrapped his arms around her, his lips moving in delicious butterfly kisses along her chin. (Page 312)
If He Had Been with Me by Laura Nowlin
For all of my memory, I have loved him; I do not even notice it anymore. (Page 74)
Golden by Jess Kirby
So close it would only take a second to close up the space between us and tell him how I really feel without needing any words at all. (Page 212)
Eleanor & Park by Rainbow Rowell
“You’re the smartest girl I’ve ever met, and the funniest, and everything you do surprises me.” (Page 110)
This Is What Happy Looks Like by Jennifer E. Smith
She studied him there in the dim lighting, trying to work out whether he was being genuine or whether he was just a genuinely good actor.
The Beautiful and the Cursed by Page Morgan
She felt sick. One kiss? One kiss was all it would take for Luc to be sentenced to death?
Our Song by Jordanna Fraiberg
He looked so sexy with his soaking wet T-shirt and jeans clinging to his lean, muscled body.
Belladonna by Fiona Paul
The desire that had bloomed inside of her when she saw him became an entire garden of roses, wild and warm, twining through every part of her soul.
All I Need by Susane Colasanti
How is this beautiful girl in love with me? How did I get so lucky?
Let the Sky Fall by Shannon Messenger
And God – I want to do it some more.
I cradle her face in my hands and kiss her again, slower this time.
Openly Straight by Bill Konigsberg
Because whatever I felt was everywhere in my body and it was something I wanted more of, immediately.
The Program by Suzanne Young
Then I kiss his neck, his chest. I undo his button as I kiss his stomach, and then lower.
Invisibility by Andrea Cremer and David Levithan
She turns to me and I focus. On her breathing. Her eyes. Her lips. She leans into me, and I focus. Her heat. Her skin. Her hands.
How My Summer Went Up in Flames by Jennifer Salvato Doktorski
“I want to do so much more than kiss you, Rosie.” I know what he means.
The Distance Between Us by Kacie West
I can't breathe for a moment, then all I want to do is breathe him in.
Rules for Disappearing by Ashley Elston
Every spot he touches sends tingles through my body.
Fifteenth Summer by Michelle Dalton
Then he squelched my laugh with another kiss – a kiss so long and deep that it made me feel dizzy…
Lost & Found by Nicole Williams
If I could spend the rest of my life naked and tangled up with Jesse Walker post-O, I’d never feel like I was missing out on anything.
The Moon and More by Sarah Dessen
Instead of answering, he stepped forward to stand between my open knees, sliding his hand up my neck in that way that was both familiar and thrilling, all at once.
I giggle. “Will, we just did it.”
He grins. “God, I love you.”
— Diane Colson, currently listening to Doll Bones by Holly Black, narrated by Nick Podehl.
Share and enjoy