Not Enough Bookshelves: Couples Countdown No 1 – Puck & Sean

Saturday, 31 December 2011

Couples Countdown No 1 – Puck & Sean

So finally we reach the end! 

My absolutely favourite couple of 2011 has to be Puck and Sean from the wonderful The Scorpio Races by Maggie Stiefvater. I fell in love with both of them. Then I fell in love with them falling for each other. 

Theirs’ is a quiet, restrained falling, but it is so beautiful (and beautifully written), because I was already so invested in the characters small moments had a huge emotional punch. This exchange, for example, reduced me to a small gooey pile of swoon.
“I say, “I will not be your weakness Sean Kendrick.”

Now he looks at me. He says, very softly. “It’s late for that Puck.”

4 comments:

  1. Ahhhh. They kill me. What a marvelous book.

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  2. I have heard soooo many awesome things about this book – I finally came up on the holds list and brought it home from the library yesterday. Now I am TOTALLY looking forward to getting lost in it :oD

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  3. I'm in the middle of reading this WONDERFUL book.

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