Wednesday, January 15, 2014

Swoon Thursday (52)

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The Rules of Swoon Thursday:
"From the book you are currently reading, or one you just finished, tell us what made you SWOON.  What got your heart pounding, your skin tingling, and your stomach fluttering.  Try to make the Swoon 140 characters so you can tweet it.  Add the #YABOUND hashtag when you tweet."

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Goodreads Summary:

Drew Evans is a winner. Handsome and arrogant, he makes multimillion dollar business deals and seduces New York’s most beautiful women with just a smile. He has loyal friends and an indulgent family. So why has he been shuttered in his apartment for seven days, miserable and depressed? 

He’ll tell you he has the flu.

But we all know that’s not really true.

Katherine Brooks is brilliant, beautiful and ambitious. She refuses to let anything - or anyone - derail her path to success. When Kate is hired as the new associate at Drew’s father’s investment banking firm, every aspect of the dashing playboy’s life is thrown into a tailspin. The professional competition she brings is unnerving, his attraction to her is distracting, his failure to entice her into his bed is exasperating. 

Then, just when Drew is on the cusp of having everything he wants, his overblown confidence threatens to ruin it all. Will he be able untangle his feelings of lust and tenderness, frustration and fulfillment? Will he rise to the most important challenge of his life? 

Can Drew Evans win at love? 

Tangled is not your mother’s romance novel. It is an outrageous, passionate, witty narrative about a man who knows a lot about women…just not as much as he thinks he knows. As he tells his story, Drew learns the one thing he never wanted in life, is the only thing he can’t live without

What Made Me Swoon:

"I've kissed hundreds of girls.  No--make that thousands.  I only really remember a handful of them.  But this kiss?  This is one I won't forget anytime soon.  She tastes...Jesus, I've never done drugs, but I imagine this is what that first snort of cocaine feels like, that first shot of heroin.  Goddamn addictive.  Our lips clash and move over each other, angry and wet.  I can't stop touching her.  My hands are everywhere: her face, her hair, down her back, grasping at her hips.  Pulling her closer, desperate to feel more of her--wanting her to feel exactly what she's doing to me.  Needing air, I rip my mouth from hers and attack her neck.  I feast on her, like a starving man.  And that's exactly what I am--ravenous for her.  I inhale as I lick, suck, and nibble my way from her jaw to her ear."  (Paperback, Pg. 51)


What Made You Swoon this Week?


  1. Oh wow... yep, I wanna meet Drew, no doubt about it!!

    Here's My Swoon!
    Naomi @ Nomi’s Paranormal Palace

  2. I've been wanting to read this one the meantime, here's My Swoon :) It's sweet and funny and involves a surfer--what else could we possibly want? ;)

  3. Yum! I love Drew, not only is he hot but he's hilarious too. Win-win!

  4. Awesome pick!! I loved this book! It is so hilarious and such a fun read :-)

  5. Ooo, Emma Chase! I have not read any books by this author, but I've heard good (and swoony) things about her books! I'm all about a good romance and steamy chemistry :D Hot swoon! Glad to hear that she is better than any drug he's done ;)

    Check out my swoon post!

    1. I hope you read this book! It's really funny, sexy, and fast paced!

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    1. Yay!!! I'm glad that you liked my swoon Michelle :)

  7. Ahhh! You are making me want to reread this one Lindy! But Lord knows I have NO time for rereads right now! LOVED Drew so much! And I remember this scene! :D

    1. Well, before we know it the sequel will be here!

  8. Angry, wet and highly addictive...yep those are the makings a pretty steamy kiss!! HOTNESS!!

  9. Oh wow! What a steamy kiss. And that cover, that's pretty hot too.

    Thanks for stopping by swoon.
    Marilyn @ Marilyn's Mystery Blog

  10. Now THAT is an awesome swoon! I have heard really good things about this book and it deff sounds like my kind of read. Great pick!

  11. Holy awesome swoons everywhere that was amazing. I have heard nothing but great reviews about this book so I am definitely going to need to grab a copy of this swoony book soon! Thank you for sharing and stopping by!

  12. Awesome swoon! A lot of my close blogger friends loved this book :)

  13. I loved this book! Great choice.


  14. Oh I love it when a kiss is addictive! I think I could get use to Drew.


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