Rainbow Snippets – 13/6/22 – Family and Reflection


Rainbow Snippets is a group who post 6 sentences each week from LTBTQ+ fiction or a book rec. Check out the FB page for more. #RainbowSnippets

This week’s snippet is from Family and Reflection, book 3 of The Sleepless City series I wrote with Elizabeth Noble.

“Getting caught doesn’t achieve anything, and jail cells aren’t high on my list of places to be and things to do.”

“You’re a regular Robin Hood.” Lucas could easily imagine Declan dressed for the part. A little too easily.

“Black clothing, not green,” Declan said. “It’s easier to blend in that way, and besides, I’m a lousy shot with an arrow.”

About Anne Barwell

Anne Barwell lives in Wellington, New Zealand. She shares her home with a cat with “tortitude” who is convinced that the house is run to suit her; this is an ongoing “discussion,” and to date, it appears as though Kaylee may be winning. In 2008, Anne completed her conjoint BA in English Literature and Music/Bachelor of Teaching. She has worked as a music teacher, 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 and reviews for other authors, and writes monthly blog posts for Love Bytes. She is the co-founder of the New Zealand Rainbow Romance writers, and a member of RWNZ. Anne’s books have received honorable mentions five times, reached the finals four times—one of which was for best gay book—and been a runner up 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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2 Responses to Rainbow Snippets – 13/6/22 – Family and Reflection

  1. Werewolf and vampire! Nice…looks good! ❤️

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