Book Excerpt from “Wishful Thinking”

17 Jan

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I’m hosting a tour for contemporary romance novels “Wishful Thinking” and “Not Another Wish”. Read an excerpt from “Wishful Thinking” today!

Book Excerpt

He was standing in the doorway listening to me rant on about him.
“I am an asshole, you are right, you should never have fallen in love with me, I used you to pass the time this summer, now everyone knows it. Should I tell the pledge how you like it, so when you have sex with him he will know exactly how to get you off?”
Before he knew it I slapped him as hard as I could across the face. He was shocked.
Kendall was ready to jump in to protect me but Matt wouldn’t let her.
“She needs my help, I am not going to let him talk to her like that,” Kendall said to Matt.
“Wait, I will protect her from him if it gets anymore out of hand, I wouldn’t let Sydney get hurt,” Matt told Kendall. People were starting to watch this drama unfold. I was so mad- furious would be a better description.
“What are you even doing here, you didn’t come to any parties last year and now you have to rain on my parade, go to New York, leave,” I said.
“You’re wasted,” he said to me.
“I am not your responsibility…I am not anything to you, you just made that very clear and your actions this week were the nails in your coffin,” I said.
I tried to step around him to leave, he wouldn’t let me pass.
“You are not walking home from here alone,” he said grabbing my arm.

The Books

Wishful ThinkingTitle: Wishful Thinking
Author: S.P. Wilcox
Genre: Adult Contemporary Romance

Left heart broken by her high school sweetheart Sydney is in no means interested in having a serious relationship. She has just finished her freshman year of college and is headed home, leaving her best friend at school and no hopes for an exciting summer.

Sydney is presented with the opportunity of a lifetime by her longtime friend Heather. Accepting this opportunity could make or break her summer vacation. When a gorgeous young man crosses her path more than one time, Sydney is almost torn to pieces by her immediate attraction to him. Making her choice simple, she will take the offer from her friend and embark on a summer she will never forget.

Sydney is looking for a summer filled with endless amounts of fun. What she doesn’t know is this is the summer that will change her love life forever. See what happens to Sydney in her quest to have a summer filled with no ties.

This is an adult contemporary book. It is not meant for anyone under 17.

Not_Another_WishTitle: Not Another Wish
Author: S.P. Wilcox
Genre: Adult Contemporary Romance

“Grant, I have to go,” I told him.
“No, please talk to me, will you talk to me… tell me how you feel.”
I am dying right here on the patio.
“What do you want me to tell you, that all is forgiven and we can be together?”
“Is that an option?” he asked me. I laughed a little.
“It is going to take more than one phone call asking for me to forgive you for it to be an option,” I told him.

As Sydney decides to throw caution to the wind and begin another relationship with the man who has captured her heart. As their relationship strengthens and their fears and jealousy’s are explored, they become closer than they thought they could ever be even with the thousands of miles separating them.

When Sydney and Grant’s futures get in the way of them being together see the rocky road they lead and the changes in their lives that make their paths criss- cross. Sydney finishes her college career and begins life as a young adult. She becomes a strong independent woman and is reluctant to give up her heart to any man especially the one who keeps floating in and out of her life leaving her heart broken. Can Sydney live with all of her feelings for the only man she has every truly loved tucked away in a small box in her soul?
Is Grant her only true love or does someone else come along to show Sydney that she can love again? These questions and so much more can be found in the pages of “Not Another Wish”!

Author Bio

S.P. Wilcox is an independent author living in Southern California with her husband, for children and puppy. She enjoys writing, reading, going to the beach and spending time with friends and family. Look for more works by this Author including Wishful Thinking and a new YA book out in 2013.

Goodreads Wishful Thinking | Goodreads Not Another Wish | Amazon Wishful Thinking | Amazon Not Another Wish

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