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From thebook you’re 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.
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This week’s swoon comes from Jake Tolan from Saving June by Hannah Harrington, one of Rachel’s impulse buys from Kmart. Impulse buys can often be hit and miss, however Saving June was delightfully enjoyable.
“Look. Stop. Breathe.” His hand on my waist slides to the small of my back, pushing me in closer to him. It’s all I can do not to shiver. “Don’t look at the floor. Don’t think about it. Just move with me.”
Jake steps back, and I hesitate for just a moment before sliding with him. His grip on our interlaced fingers tightens as he begins to lead me around. On the fourth step, he twirls me in a fluid movement, pulls me back to him expertly. My breath catches a little in my chest at the look in his hooded eyes.
– pg 203-204