My Book Boyfriend is a weekly meme hosted by Missie of The Unread Reader, in which we swoon over boys in books!
(I--as in me, Amy--don't like to use commercial photos, I like to use the authors' descriptions and my imagination.)
Book: Wake by Lisa McMann
Series: Wake Trilogy
"Get on." He sets his [skate] board down, taking Janie's shoes from her hand. "You'll rip your feet to shreds. There's glass an' shit."
Janie looks at the board, and then up at him. He's wearing a knit beanie with a hole in it. "I don't know how."
He flashes a half grin. Shoves a long black lock of hair under his beanie. "Just stand. Bend. Balance. I'll push you."
[. . .]
The guys weave in and out the rest of the way, and take off at the corner by Janie's house. Cabel pushes her to her front porch so she can hop off. He sets her shoes on the step, picks up the board, nods, and catches up with his friends.
[. . .]That was the goth stage, where I decided I'd never get the girl of my dreams because of my scars. Not to mention hairstyle.
But then she slammed a door handle into my gut. And when a girl does that to a boy, it means she likes him.