Sunday, April 20, 2014

Snippet Sunday: To Pay Or Not To Pay....

Today's Snippet is from my Toni Collins romance, Immoral Support, originally published by Silhouette, soon to be available in ebook format. This is the story of ex-spouses and reporters for rival newspapers, Kathleen Wilder and Mel Riggs, both of whom have contracts to write books about the same local news story....

"What would you do if I were kidnapped?" she wanted to know.

"Sit back and wait."

She sat up and looked at him. "What?"

"I'd wait to see how much they'd pay me to take you back."

"You louse!" She hit him with a pillow.

He laughed. "They wouldn't keep you twenty-four hours. You're too much trouble."


  1. that's what I always tell my daughter :-)
    great snippet!

  2. Mega ouch! Lol. Good snippet. :)

  3. @ E.E.: I used to tell my son the same thing.Now he tells me!

    @ William: I thought you'd enjoy it!

    @ Ivy: Thank you!

    @ Siobhan: Thanks! I went to school with a girl named Siobhan. I've always thought it's a beautiful name!

    @ April: Thanks! Big hugs.

  4. Blimey! He was living dangerously hey :)

  5. @ Shelly: Thank you!

    @ Grace: He sure was...and he did so often, throughout the storms!

    @ Cheryl: Thanks!

  6. Bleeping autocorrect! Story, NOT storms!

  7. Ooo sounds like lots of sexual tension happening there. Nicely done!

  8. @ PK: Thanks! That's what I was going for!

  9. That's so awful. If she is that much trouble they'll kill her instead of giving her back.

  10. I love the playfulness in this!

  11. @ Linda: Nah...they'd just turn her loose out of frustration!

    @ PT: Thank you!

  12. LOL, women in the newspaper business do tend to be a hand full. I'm generalizing of course, but from my personal point of view....

  13. Awwww it's a fun romantic snippet, thank you! Take care

  14. @Eve: you do have first-hand knowledge, so I'll take your word for it!

    @ Old Kitty: Thank you! I love writing romantic comedy!


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