Thursday, February 21, 2013

Tempt Me Thursday (12)

Tempt Me Thursday was created here at The Reader's Antidote, and it's basically Teaser Tuesday on sexy YA steroids and then a synopsis of my current read.

The passage is from Legacy of the Clockwork Key, which is actually also my current read! I'm liking this book a lot more than I thought I would.

"I don't want to see you hurt." His words were soft, like a prayer.
"Then help me fly."
He took my face in his hands and kissed me.
His warm lips caressed mine as I felt myself tumble and fall, then soar. All the doubt and uncertainty fled, leaving only my awareness of him.
He let go, gazing into my eyes with such intensity, I nearly couldn't breathe.

PUBLICATION DATE: March 5th, 2013

A teen girl unravels the mysteries of a secret society and their most dangerous invention in this adventure-swept romance set in Victorian London.When a fire consumes Meg’s home, killing her parents and destroying both her fortune and her future, all she has left is the tarnished pocket watch she rescued from the ashes. But this is no ordinary timepiece. The clock turns out to be a mechanical key—a key that only Meg can use—that unlocks a series of deadly secrets and intricate clues that Meg is compelled to follow.

Meg has uncovered evidence of an elite secret society and a dangerous invention that some will stop at nothing to protect—and that Meg alone can destroy. Together with the handsome stable hand she barely knows but hopes she can trust, Meg is swept into a hidden world of deception, betrayal, and revenge. The clockwork key has unlocked her destiny in this captivating start to a trilogy.

What's tempting you this Thursday? Let me know in the comments!

1 comment:

  1. i haven't heard anything about this book but the snippet sounds intense. let us know how you end up liking it.


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