from ‘Unexpected Storm,’ Copyright Elodie Parkes 2014, Secret Cravings June 21,
2014 erotic romance short release
He stared at
her intently, and then extended a hand alongside her head
to rest it against the wooden window frame. His muscled arm grazed her cheek.
He enclosed her in intimacy.
name’s Will. I’m not sorry I grabbed your ass. You’re lovely and I just
couldn’t help it. Blame the atmosphere, the positive ions.” He smiled and it made him even more beautiful.
couldn’t get past the lure of his muscular arm being so close to her she
could’ve nestled against it. She couldn’t tear her gaze from his blue eyes. Her
entire body reacted wildly to this man. Breasts heavy,
pussy drenched, eyes about to close with a haze of lust, she heard a sigh break
from her lips.
his other hand gently around Holly’s head, held her, and watched her eyes as he
descended on her mouth.
against her ear sparked rivulets of sensation. They
trickled goose bumps down her neck to her breasts. His kiss was soft, sexy,
lingering, and when he stopped, Holly followed his mouth with hers, the
desperation for more kisses driving her.
Rain beat on
the roof of the beach hut. People talked loudly so
they could be heard. The girls, who’d squealed earlier, squealed again as
thunder rolled overhead. The air was warm, sticky, vaguely smelling of rush
matting, seaweed, the ocean. Holly felt sweat trickle down between her shoulder
blades. It beaded under her hairline and on her top
lip. She quickly licked it away and noticed how Will watched her tongue
Excerpt Two, from
‘Unexpected Storm,’ Copyright Elodie Parkes, 2014 Secret Cravings June 21, 2014
erotic romance short release
you to the hotel. It’ll only take five minutes on the road. It’ll take you
fifteen up the cliff steps. They might still be slippery from the earlier
downpour.” He pictured the dark wooden steps, with their cracks full of sand
and wildflowers growing out of them at the edges.
kind, Will, thank you.”
her through the kitchen and watched her pick up her cell phone. They went
quietly to the hall where she retrieved her beach bag.
Will opened a
drawer in the hall table and took out a set of car
keys. He picked up the door key from the top. Without a shirt or shoes, he
walked to the Jeep and helped Holly into it.
started the car engine, he looked across at her. Desperation to see her again,
tell her he felt something for her, forced a sigh.
She looked at
him and Will was certain there was longing in her expression.
were on the road to the hotel, he spoke. “I’ll look out for you on the beach
tomorrow. Holly, is there any chance I can see you again? Could we have lunch, or just coffee, or something? I’d like to see you.
You can reach me at the Surf and Sail shop. I’d offer my number, but…”
He waited for
her answer, hopefully.
you there, soon.” She sounded happy.
It lifted his
heart, and he let out a breath, unaware he’d been
holding it until then. Relief flooded him and he grinned as he drove through
the hotel gates and stopped by the fountain to let Holly out.
She turned to
him and kissed him by the side of his mouth.
He caught her
head and kissed her lips.
When she’d gone, he drove around the fountain and out to
About the author,
Elodie Parkes is a British author writing romance, erotic,
contemporary, and often with a twist of mystery, paranormal or suspense. Her
books are always steamy, cool stories and hot love
Elodie lives in Canterbury with her two dogs. She works in
an antique shop by day and writes at night, loving the cloak of silent darkness
that descends on the rural countryside around her home.