Rainbow Snippets – Shadowboxing #2

This week’s Rainbow Snippet is from Shadowboxing the first book in my WWII Echoes Rising series, but is a different tone from last week’s. The 2nd edition is out from DSP Publications on 31st May.

“It’s damn obvious that someone’s been shot.” Matt visibly pulled himself together, although his voice hitched slightly before the word “shot.” “We need to get in there quickly in order to minimize damage. Gabriel, take Walker and Palmer and secure the back entrance. Lowe, Zhou, you’re with me. We’ll secure the front.”


About Anne Barwell

Anne Barwell lives in Wellington, New Zealand. She shares her home with two cats who are convinced that the house is run to suit them; this is an ongoing “discussion,” and to date it appears as though the cats may be winning. In 2008 she completed her conjoint BA in English Literature and Music/Bachelor of Teaching. She has worked as a music teacher and a primary school teacher, and now works in a library. She is a member of the Upper Hutt Science Fiction Club and plays violin for Hutt Valley Orchestra. She is an avid reader across a wide range of genres and a watcher of far too many TV series and movies, although it can be argued that there is no such thing as “too many.” These, of course, are best enjoyed with a decent cup of tea and further the continuing argument that the concept of “spare time” is really just a myth. She also hosts other authors, reviews for the GLBTQ Historical Site “Our Story” and Top2Bottom Reviews, and writes monthly blog posts for Authors Speak and Love Bytes. Anne’s books have received honorable mentions four times and reached the finals three times in the Rainbow Awards. She has also been nominated twice in the Goodreads M/M Romance Reader’s Choice Awards—once for Best Fantasy and once for Best Historical. Anne can be found at https://annebarwell.wordpress.com
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12 Responses to Rainbow Snippets – Shadowboxing #2

  1. Poor Matt! It looks like things are getting worse for him.


  2. Oh my. Sounds like an exciting scene coming up!


  3. P.T. Wyant says:

    Nice tension and intrigue.


  4. jlmerrow says:

    Love the tight writing. 🙂


  5. Alexa Milne says:

    Oh dear – I wonder how this is going to turn out.


  6. AM says:

    Wonder what other damage they need to minimize.


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