Winter Fire [ Book 1 ] ✔
On the second jump, Claire's bad leg gave way and she felt herself tumbling forward. A cry of surprise escaped her and Claire was certain she was about to topple off the side of the train.
Alek, however, moved quickly, catching her mid-fall and keeping her upright, and alive. Claire lifted her eyes to meet his which were wide with alarm. The expression was fleeting, lasting for only a moment before it was replaced by a frown. "You could have fallen," he said pointedly.
"I know," Claire breathed, finding her thoughts drifting to the strong arm wrapped around her waist. A flush rose to her cheeks and she was grateful for the biting wind that masked her reaction. "Thank you."
"You need to be more careful," he continued, his eyes locked on hers, bright and haunting in the silver glow of the moon overhead.
"I will," Claire assured him, her heart skipping in her chest. "I promise."
1st Place in the Chaos Awards
2nd Place in the Mystic Awards
2nd Place in the Stella Luna Awards
Highest Ranking #1 In Steampunk
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