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Don't walk behind me; I may not lead. Don't walk in front of me; I may not follow. Just walk beside me and be my friend.

Saturday, October 26, 2013

Giveaway Without You (Stripped #1.5) by Brooklyn Skye

Description:

*A novella to the best-selling New Adult novel STRIPPED*

I’m the knight on the white horse in her eyes, the one who broke down her defenses after her sister’s death until she realized she was capable of love. To her—aside from my name, Torrin Kingsley—I’m perfect.

But there’s a sliver of my past I’ve never shared with her. One that is now haunting me with every breath I take. One she is starting to raise her brow to.

I’m not certain how much longer I can keep it from her. To be honest, I don’t know that it would make a difference anyway, because it seems no matter which path I choose, they all lead to the same end point. A place without Quinn.

My demons run bone deep. I guess burying them forever wasn’t possible.

Book #1:

“I like you.” His voice is low and soft, which I don’t deserve. I look away, down the rutted parking lot.
“Don’t... waste those words on me.”
He touches my cheek. “You just need someone to show you.”
“No.” I ease back again. “I don’t. So please, Torrin, stop trying to swoop in and save me. I don’t need saving.”
College freshman Quinn Montgomery will do anything to avoid the mistake her sister made—killing herself over a boy. But when she is forced into nude modeling at a local college to support her family after a bankruptcy, she begins to crack, just enough to let Torrin, the university’s top varsity oarsman, see that the real Quinn is not as feisty and unapproachable as she wants everyone to think. But letting someone in comes at a steep cost and, it turns out, Torrin is connected to Quinn’s family in more ways than she could ever imagine.

About the author:

Brooklyn Skye grew up in a small town where she quickly realized writing was an escape from small town life. Really, she’s just your average awkward girl who’s obsessed with words. Her Best-Selling New Adult debut, STRIPPED, is out NOW! Represented by Bree Ogden of D4EO Literary Agency.

Author's US Giveaway

9 comments:

Chanpreet said...

I find it hard to stop reading books in a series. I liked Stripped, but I know authors get better with each book they release. I'm looking forward to reading this and seeing how much of an improvement has taken place!

Donna Reynolds said...

I have not read this yet but it looks great and can't wait to read it Thank you for the great giveaway.

Effy O'Brien said...

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laura serafincean said...

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Anita said...

This book sounds so good, it seems like it is going to have many sad times but it also reads like there is hope and a HEA. Great giveaway

Heather Bell said...

I can not wait to read this book. I have been waiting to read it.

Denise Z said...

These stories look like quite an emotional journey. Sometimes that is just what is needed for a good read. Thank you for sharing with us and I wish you every success on the tour.

Valerie R said...

Thank you for bringing this to the site as I've found it to be extremely interesting.. ;)

Erika R said...

Love reading about emotional fulfilling journey's and this one seems to fit the bill.. ;)