Lips Touch: Three Times

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Scholastic Inc., Nov 1, 2009 - Juvenile Fiction - 288 pages
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Three tales of supernatural love, each pivoting on a kiss that is no mere kiss, but an action with profound consequences for the kissers' souls: Goblin Fruit: In Victorian times, goblin men had only to offer young girls sumptuous fruits to tempt them to sell their souls. But what does it take to tempt today's savvy girls? Spicy Little Curses: A demon and the ambassador to Hell tussle over the soul of a beautiful English girl in India. Matters become complicated when she falls in love and decides to test her curse.

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User Review  - devafagan - LibraryThing

Some of the most gorgeous prose I've had the pleasure to read. I really loved the first two stories particularly. The language in the first was particularly lush. I simultaneously wanted to rush ... Read full review

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User Review  - NineLarks - LibraryThing

A trio of short stories that are tales of the darker nature. My favorite was definitely the first one, primarily because of the ending. It might have tried a little too hard on the descriptions, but ... Read full review

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About the author (2009)

Laini Taylor was born in Chico, California in 1971. She received a degree in English from UC Berkeley in 1994. She also studied illustration at the California College of Arts and Crafts. Before becoming a full-time author, she worked as a travel book editor, a bookseller, a waitress, and an illustrator/designer. Her works include Blackbringer, Silksinger, Lips Touch: Three Times, and the Daughter of Smoke and Bone series. In 2014 her title Dreams of Gods and Monsters made The New York Times Best seller list.

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