With over 450 authors in attendance, today’s annual Giant Book Fair was a buffet of writers and the thousands of readers who came out to celebrate them. Convention attendees mixed with the general public, and everyone had something to say — and a laundry list of authors to see. We asked some of the authors in attendance to share a favorite passage from one of their recent release, and here's what they had to say.
"I love this just for the sheer ridiculousness of the image I have in my head. I love having this hot and heavy love scene interrupted by something so completely unexpected. But I also love the serious underpinnings of the scene. The tiger is a supernatural creature linked to Jamaal, and she works as a wonderful physical manifestation of his intimacy issues. Though somehow, I doubt Nikki from Rogue Descendant thinks it's quite as wonderful as I do." — Jenna Black
I arched toward him in anticipation ...
And felt like I'd been plummeted into a pool of ice-cold water when I heard a feline growl, way too close to me.
Jamaal cursed and shoved me aside, putting himself between me and the five-hundred-pound tiger that had suddenly appeared on the bed beside us.