• Brave (A Wicked Trilogy #3) Until the End (Sea Breeze #9)

    Oh, I’m sure. Her own voice was soft and husky, sounding more than a little breathless now too. But if you’re worried, you could work faster.

    It was due at noon.This is a difficult time for my family, Jonathan. I raised an eyebrow.

    Miss Peregrine's Home for Peculiar Children (Miss Peregrine's Peculiar Children #1)

    And yet your mother has her work in on time.Stepmother. I closed my eyes briefly. Well. Candy loves her job. Then, realizing how that sounded, I added, Like all the O’Leary women. I’ll get right on it. Sorry for the delay.He gave me a pointed look and went off to stare down someone else.

    Hidden Moon (Nightcreature #7)

    I opened Candy’s emailed file and started reading.My daughter lost her husband suddenly, and I don’t know what to do for her. She’s in a fog. The thing is, I’m not sure she really loved him, so it’s more shock than heartbreak. Some days I want to slap her, and others, I want to hug her. She—

    I picked up the phone and dialed. Candy. You can’t write about Kate.

    What are you talking about? she said in that faux innocent voice. For a shrink, the woman was a terrible liar.She sipped and he was right. It was the most amazing hot chocolate ever invented. Oh my God.

    He smiled. Yeah?Oh yeah. It’s orgasmic.

    Perfecting Patience (Blow Hole Boys #1.5)

    He grimaced and took the mug away from her. Not in my pub.She could see Spence and Archer in the back arguing over the darts and knew she could go back there and join them. Knew too that Finn would make her his famous chicken wings if she wanted. But for the first time in as long as she could remember, she didn’t want to be here either.

    Finn’s smile vanished. Hey. What’s wrong?Willa. He leaned in. Don’t bullshit a bullshitter. I know you better than just about anyone. Something’s wrong. He studied her a minute. Is it Keane? Do I need to beat the shit out of him?

    She choked out a laugh. You think you could?No, but I could get Archer to do it. Archer could make him disappear and no one’d ever be the wiser. Just say the word.

    No! She laughed again, but it faded fast. No, she repeated firmly and shook her head. This one’s on me.Fine. We’ll help you bury the body. Just name the time and place.