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: Wondrous Strange by Lesley Livingston
Series: Wondrous Strange
"I'm sorry. I didn't mean to startle you." He glanced at her purse. "Please. If you're looking for mace, you don't need to. I...I only wanted to give you this." He held out the rose. "You looked as though you could use something...nice."
"Please be there," Kelly whispered, suddenly afraid.
"Believe me, Kelley. If I'm not...it's because I'm already dead." He stroked her hair, and she could feel his breath warm on her forehead, like a kiss. "Because anyone that seek to hurt you would have to kill me first."