Friday 56 // The Gravity of Us by Brittainy C. Cherry

Friday 56-2This book meme is hosted by Freda at Freda’s Voice. Be sure to visit her blog if you would like to participate!

The Rules 

  • Grab a book, any book.
  • Turn to page 56 or 56% in your eReader (If you have to improvise, that’s ok.)
  • Find any sentence, (or few, just don’t spoil it)
  • Post it.”
  • Add your (URL) post in the Linky on Friday 56. Add the post URL, not your blog URL.

This week’s excerpt is from The Gravity of Us by Brittainy C. Cherry.

“If anything happens to her, know that it was your fault,” Jane told me once the doctor left the room. She turned her head away from me, toward the windows. “If she dies, it isn’t my fault. It’s yours.”


About the Book

Book Cover - Gravity of Us by Brittainy C. CherryGraham Russell and I weren’t made for one another.

I was driven by emotion; he was apathetic. I dreamed while he lived in nightmares. I cried when he had no tears to shed.

Despite his frozen heart and my readiness to run, we sometimes shared seconds. Seconds when our eyes locked and we saw each other’s secrets. Seconds when his lips tasted my fears, and I breathed in his pains. Seconds when we both imagined what it would be like to love one another.

Those seconds left us floating, but when reality knocked us sideways, gravity forced us to descend.

Graham Russell wasn’t a man who knew how to love, and I wasn’t a woman who knew how to either. Yet if I had the chance to fall again, I’d fall with him forever.

Even if we were destined to crash against solid ground.


That’s it for this week’s Friday 56! What do you think? Would you keep reading The Gravity of Us?

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6 thoughts on “Friday 56 // The Gravity of Us by Brittainy C. Cherry

  1. This sounds like an emotional and fun read. The two characters have a lot of issues to work through from the sounds of it. I will have to keep my eye out for this one. Thank you for sharing! Have a great weekend.

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