Book Blitz: Checked by Jennifer Jamelli

Posted July 17, 2014 by girlswit in Book Blitz, Giveaway, Uncategorized / 0 Comments

Checked by Jennifer Jamelli 
(Checked #1) 

Publication date: December 17th 2013

Genres: Comedy, New Adult, Romance


Checked is the first book in a new trilogy.

Callie spends countless hours staring at appliances to make sure they are really unplugged. She wastes obscene amounts of time checking for murderers in various corners of her house and entire sleepless nights performing pointless checking rituals. Then every spare minute is filled with inspecting doorknobs, chairs, floors, etc. for minuscule traces of germs. Oh, and she does all of this as she counts to three over and over again in her head. She does this every day. Without fail. Dr. Blake just doesn’t fit into her schedule. Until he does. Until Callie begins to trust him. Until she starts to need him. And want him. And . . .

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Calista. That quiet voice pulls me around yet again.
I freeze. He’s looking
at me. Sorrowful eyes…heavy…inconsolable. A tragedy in blue.
I can’t look away. I begin to feel a dull
ache in my left side. {Damien Rice fills
my head with “
The Blower’s Daughter.”}
His eyes hold mine. They are relentless. The sharpening pain in my side weighs
me down, cementing my shoes to their place on the floor. My lips part slightly
as my body tries to remember to breathe.
In slow motion almost, he releases me, closing his eyes and clenching them
shut. The blue eyes that open back up to me are hard, stony.
He swiftly spins his chair to grab the box of tissues on his bookshelf. Without
meeting my eyes, he turns back around and holds the box out to me.
To help you out of here, he says in an almost inaudible voice. What?
Th-thank you, I stammer. I clutch my purse and take six slow steps toward his
desk. Three steps at a time. One two three. One two three.
He stares past me, blankly looking at the door. I pull three white tissues from
the box he’s holding and turn back to his point of focus. When I get to the
silver doorknob, I quickly cover it with the three tissues spread out in my
left hand.
And I’m out.

Jennifer Jamelli has spent most of her life reading and writing; she holds both a Bachelor of Arts and a Master of Arts in English, and she is an 8th grade English teacher.

She also directs a musical production each school year. Her most recent show was Beauty and the Beast.

Jennifer lives with her husband and her four-year-old son.

She, like the main character in her debut novel, has a rather hopeless case of OCD.

Author links:    Website   |   Goodreads   |   Facebook   |   Twitter

Giveaway Time!!!
One (1) ebook copy of Checked.
Open Internationally. 

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