Book Indulgence Hop – September 20 – 24, 2013 (Sunset on Summer Fun – Next post Down!)

Badge Book Indulgence HopWelcome to the next hop in the Book Indulgence Hop and my blog site. I am also participating in the Sunset On Summer Fun Blog Hop which is the post below this one so keep reading for sensual fun.  I am Christine Murphy, paranormal romance author and creator of the Sphinx Warriors Series and the Midnight Rider’s Series.

The Source_Version 4 Flat MedNow, I am currently working on my newest creation just for you, coming December 2013 – The Source.  Please enjoy an excerpt from The Source. Enjoy!

The Source Excerpt:

Right before his lips touched hers, the sound of the evening fifteen minute curfew warning went off.  Crystal jumped and Nathan instantly pulled back.

“Damn it.  I’m sorry, Crystal, I was so caught up in the moment I lost track of time.”

Grasping at his jacket, Crystal cried,  “Nathan we have to get back.  This is all my fault.  If we get caught after curfew, they’ll take you away and maybe punish you.  I should have never talked you into this.”

Tears streamed down her face and she swiped at them in fear for Nathan and for her.   BioGen would probably punish her as well, and the things they could do terrified her.  She choked, her body shaking, and her pulse rate went through the roof.  Nathan seemed to try and calm her brushing the tears away but there just wasn’t any time and she fought to get a grip on her runaway emotions.

“Listen.  I can get us back in plenty of time but you need to calm down.  Do you trust me?” he asked while he pulled her hood back up over her face and followed up with his own to hide his.

Still gripping his jacket and feeling shaky, she nodded and whispered,  “I do trust you, Nathan.”

With an encouraging look he reassured her,  “Good.  Just hold on tight and I’ll get us back to The Inspire.  You just be ready with that magic necklace of yours to get us back into the building so no one will suspect we were ever gone.  Ready?”

Crystal took a deep breath and nodded.  It was the only acknowledgement Nathan appeared to need and after he grasped her hand in a firmer grip than earlier, he led her back out of the circle of bushes.  Once on the path, he sped up into a fast jog and she had to push herself into a full out run to keep up with him.  He was fast compared to her and she was panting before they even went a few feet but she was determined to get him back to her condo safely.  Together they covered quite a bit of distance even making it to the large crack in the blacktop they had passed earlier.  Nathan eased them both around the gap and Crystal began to breathe easier.

Just when she was sure they were going to make it in time, Crystal saw two Nul guards approaching with BioGen uniforms on, evidently making their last rounds.  Pulling back against Nathan’s forward progression, she urgently whispered, “Nathan, BioGen guards.”

Immediately, Nathan steered both of them off the blacktop and over to one of the large trees bordering along the path.  As soon as they were under the large spread of branches he spun her around and pushed her back against the trunk.  The bark was rough but Nathan’s body surrounding and pressing against her was rock hard.  He felt good and she felt protected but the Nul’s were getting so close and she could see them watching.  She started to shake with nerves because she was sure they were going to get caught.

Nathan shifted slightly blocking her completely from the guard’s view.  He leaned against his arm which he had positioned above her forming a protective cocoon around her.  He leaned down just enough so he could push her hood back with his free hand and put his lips near her ear.  Crystal could feel his warm breath brush against her and the sensation made her shiver for a different reason.

“Crystal, I need you to relax.  You’re just a Gen with her purchased Companion enjoying an intimate moment together.  The Nuls won’t know any different unless we give them a reason to,” Nathan whispered, his voice vibrating through her body as he pressed his body against hers.

Perhaps it was to distract her, or to convince the Nul’s they were enjoying an intimate moment, or just because he wanted to, but Nathan was suddenly kissing the sensitive spot just below her ear.  She closed her eyes gasping at the incredible sensation, her body tingling from the point of contact all the way to her core.  She fisted her hands in his jacket trying to keep her legs from buckling from the weakness he was causing.  He didn’t stop there, oh no, he continued in his exploration with those wonderful tingling kisses until he reached her collarbone where he gently nipped and then kissed her again.  She whimpered and her legs would have buckled if not for his strong arm around her waist supporting her.

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If you enjoyed a peak at The Source, check out my first book in The Sphinx Warriors Series, available now – Sphinx Resurrected.

 

For more about Sphinx Resurrected and my other books, please visit my author page at http://christinemurphybooks.com.

For a free authorgraph click on the link on the left side of my blog.

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Sunset on Summer Fun Blog Hop – 17 – 30 September 2013

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Welcome to the next hop in the Sunset on Summer Fun Blog Hop and my blog site. I am Christine Murphy, paranormal and futuristic romance author and creator of the Sphinx Warriors Series, the Midnight Rider’s Series, and The Source.

Sphinx Warriors Books VerticalMy summer day started calm and quiet just as any other…and then it happened.  An idea that took root as I was running down the road for a bit of exercise before the sun set for The Source_Version 4 Flat Medevening.  I was almost back to the house when the hot sun began to set and alone my heart started thumping.  I needed a hero to save me and the perfect image of a gorgeous man with raven black hair and the darkes blue eyes I had ever seen flashed before my imagination.  With just his presence in my mind I was able to make it back in time and get inside before deep darkness descended.  Safe and warm, I immediately rushed to my computer to capture the essence of the hero who gave me the strength to get back in time and so began the romantic adventures of Michael and Stormy in Sphinx Resurrected, the first book in The Sphinx Warriors Series.

And now, just for you, here is a treat excerpt from my available book – Sphinx Resurrected, the first book of The Sphinx Warriors Series. Also, please find below the video! Enjoy!

Michael was spell-bound watching her. At first, he thought perhaps she wanted to just have the feel of the fresh grass under her feet while searching out the Life Force. But to his surprise, she was quite the quick study. As soon as she had made contact with the bare earth and searched the Life Power out, it had been drawn to her like it had been waiting for her forever. It embraced her much like the way he wanted to. To surround her in his energy and enjoy every square inch of her while she responded to him in a way the pure rapture on her face indicated she was responding now. He watched and almost felt he was guilty of spying on something intimate. She was a natural, harnessing the Life Power and quickly her body showed it. Her skin was sparkling and glowing from head to toe and he could see where her eyelashes were brushing her cheeks there was a slight glow coming from her eyes. He realized he had to intervene or she would quickly absorb too much. Being her first experience, his little Power Keeper could quickly get into trouble with what to do with it and possibly injure herself or someone near her. Had he known her intentions, he would have cautioned her on how far to go with this first experience.

He stepped up as close as possible to her as he could. Reaching out, he moved to place his hands on specific spots used for contact during the Transference of Life Power. He had to place them correctly to make sure there was no back lash from the Life Power rampantly running through her. He grasped both of her arms with his hands positioned under her forearms and slid them as close as possible to her elbows. Luckily, with the movement, Stormy naturally grasped his forearms with her hands. He leaned forward and whispered in her ear, “Stormy, I hate to interrupt your enjoyment, but this is the first time for you as a Power Keeper, and any more we will both be in trouble.” On so many levels – he groaned in his mind.

Stormy appeared to come back to herself from the raw pleasure of the Life Power. She evidently had been way too enjoying herself. She was gripping his arms so tightly, he was surprised he had any circulation to his hands. He was so close to her, he could hear the panting of her breath near his ear. To his dismay, the huge amount of energy spiraling throughout her body was enormous and he really didn’t know what the next steps were to ease her discomfort. Michael felt the tremors running through Stormy’s body and her heart rate and breathing increase even more. He knew she was beginning to panic and he had to calm her before the situation went south.

“It’s alright, I have you.” At least he hoped he did. He had to calm her down and bring her confidence back which she so courageously showed a moment before. “Open your eyes and concentrate on me, Stormy.” She opened her eyes looking directly at him. As always when he looked at her, he could feel himself drowning in those brilliant sea green eyes that were now glowing so softly. “Concentrate on me. I’m going to link with you and the flow of the Life Power. You’ll feel me and I’ll guide you to release the energy back into your surroundings. Slowly so you don’t disturb the rhythm but quickly enough so it’s directed into the right location.”

“Can’t I transfer it to you?” She inquired innocently.

Michael’s entire body wanted that on so many levels but now was not the time. “Not yet. This experience is new to you and we need to take this one step at a time. Ready?” She paused, but then with a deep breath gave the affirmative nod. He smiled reassuringly at her even though he was unsure of the outcome of controlling this much Life Power. He took a deep breath, paused…paused, and then his inner Sphinx side dove in to the bright energy.

 

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If you enjoyed a peak at Sphinx Resurrected, check out the other upcoming books of The Sphinx Warriors Series, at http://christinemurphybooks.com. If you desire more you can find all of my upcoming books at the below links.

**To return to the “Sunset on Summer Fun blog Hop” site for the next great site to visit just click here:http://btsemag.com/blog-hops/

Book Trailer: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=2MXHD6r3x8Q

Buy at Red Sage / Buy at Amazon – Kindle Versions / Buy at Barnes & Noble – Nook Versions

My Website: http://christinemurphybooks.com/

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