Teaser Tuesday: Close Enough to Touch

What is teaser Tuesday? It’s a meme hosted by The Purple Booker (previously by Books and a Beat).

Grab your current read, flip to a random page, share two teaser sentences, don’t include spoilers.

Close Enough to Touch by Colleen Oakley
Hardcover: 336 pages
Publication date: March 7th 2017
Publisher: Gallery Books
Add on: Goodreads

Or if there was a civil war or a superflu or a zombie apocalypse and nobody remembered to tell me, because nobody remembers I’m here. On those nights, I would think about my mom. She’d call me. She’d tell me. She’d remember. And a wave of comfort would wash over me.
But now, she’s gone. And I’m lying in bed, listening to the night air and wondering: Who’s going to remember me now?

&

You, I want to respond. I need you.
But I don’t. I’ve lived twenty-seven years without him. I can live twenty-seven more.

While this book was a little sad at times, I love how these characters bonded over books.

Author: Jackie

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