Tuesday, March 27, 2012

Teaser Tuesday: Obsidian (A Lux Novel) by Jennifer Armentrout

Teaser Tuesdays is a weekly bookish meme, hosted by MizB of Should Be Reading. Anyone can play along! Just do the following:
  • Grab your current read
  • Open to a random page
  • Share two (2) “teaser” sentences from somewhere on that page
  • BE CAREFUL NOT TO INCLUDE SPOILERS! (make sure that what you share doesn’t give too much away! You don’t want to ruin the book for others!)
Share the title and author, too, so that other TT participants can add the book to their TBR Lists if they like your teasers!

I am trying to catch up on some of my challenges in a little break between review books. So I decided to look on my Kindle for something I have been passing over and chose Obsidian (A Lux Novel) by Jennifer L. Armentrout. I had heard good things about it and bought it last December. I especially like that the main character is a blogger.

Here is the description:
Starting over sucks.

When we moved to West Virginia right before my senior year, I’d pretty much resigned myself to thick accents, dodgy internet access, and a whole lot of boring.... until I spotted my hot neighbor, with his looming height and eerie green eyes. Things were looking up.

And then he opened his mouth.

Daemon is infuriating. Arrogant. Stab-worthy. We do not get along. At all. But when a stranger attacks me and Daemon literally freezes time with a wave of his hand, well, something…unexpected happens.

The hot alien living next door marks me.

You heard me. Alien. Turns out Daemon and his sister have a galaxy of enemies wanting to steal their abilities, and Daemon’s touch has me lit up like the Vegas Strip. The only way I'm getting out of this alive is by sticking close to Daemon until my alien mojo fades.

If I don't kill him first, that is. 

**SPECIAL FEATURE** E-book version of this title includes two bonus scenes from Daemon's point of view at the end! 
Beautiful face. Beautiful body. Horrible attitude. It was the holy trinity of hot boys.


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