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I am super excited to feature my dear friend on Write Like a Wizard today! Emily Walker and I met through my writing challenge, and also are a part of the Woodland Creek multi-author group. She also hosts The Write Asylum with me. Today, we celebrate her release of Next To Me, a contemporary romance!
Authors / Books
1 - Robert Heinlein
2 - Gillian Flynn
3 - Stephen King
4 - Dr. Seuss
5 - Jane Austen
6 - Darynda Jones
7 - Emma and Pride and Prejudice are tied
8 - Job a Comedy of Justice
9 - Dark Places
10 - The Charlie Davidson series
Emily Walker loves creating worlds and stumbling around in them. She is constantly losing her chap-stick and has an obsession with the color pink. Currently a resident of the mountains and loving the view she writes mostly paranormal fiction, and horror. Her small family consists of her red-bearded other half, a rat terrier named Rebel, and a cat called Graveyard.
You can find all of her work here - http://www.authoremilywalker.com
Zane loves Whitney, but she’s a mess in her wild ways, drowning in drugs and one-night stands. But when a chance at overdue love hits, Zane may not be strong enough to walk away from the sweet abyss that is Whitney.
Lila is everything Zane never knew he wanted. Whitney never dreamed he wouldn’t be there when she was ready. But as Whitney falls further into herself and becomes more self-destructive, she may very well take the only person who’s ever been there for her down as well...
An Exclusive Excerpt from Next To Me!
Whitney Boon tiptoed across the gravel as it bit into her foot. “I lost one of my damn shoes somehow,” she yelled. Immediately she cringed, lowering her voice. All she needed was to wake up the guy she was trying to sneak away from.
Zane Grier waited across the road in his faithful beat-up blue Ford and laughed as she hobbled over to him.
Whitney knew exactly what he was thinking. It wasn’t the first time he’d picked her up after a one-nighter she’d rather not spend the morning with.
Zane had been her best friend since grade school. He’d never approved of her lifestyle, but he was always there for her. She concentrated her bright green eyes on the driveway to try to avoid stepping on sharp rocks, but still she managed to step on a couple, which slowed her down considerably.
“Get your ass in here, Whit, hurry up.” Zane moved his fingers against the camouflage cover on his steering wheel. She knew it covered up the spots the years of use had worn away. If only he could get himself a nice new truck. She glared at him as she hobbled faster on one heel. She finally gave up, and taking it off, she ran toward him.
Zane leveled his gorgeous blue eyes on her, and she felt his judgment.
“Don’t give me that look, Zane. I know you’ve had one-night stands before.” Whitney stuck her tongue out as she climbed into the truck. Her best friend was such a handsome guy. He had dark hair he kept a little long in the front so he could fluff it up James Dean style, and facial hair that was just the right amount of scruffy and neat.
“Whit, I can count the number of women I’ve slept with on one hand. You’d probably have to take your shoes off, and then start on hair strands.” He tugged a long blond lock, earning himself a pinch on the arm from her. He was being cruel.
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