Quotes from Killer Spirit

Jennifer Lynn Barnes ·  324 pages

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“I'm not your girl"
"You could be."
"Yeah and I could also tattoo an anorexic pterodactyl on my navel, but I'm not planning on do that, either”
― Jennifer Lynn Barnes, quote from Killer Spirit

“So their cheerleaders are ugly, their football players are wimps, and they're our archrivals because why?”
― Jennifer Lynn Barnes, quote from Killer Spirit

“less than an hour ago, all I'd wanted was detention. Now, I was nominated for homecoming court and going to the big dance with the hottest guy in school. Somewhere out there, God was laughing at me. I was sure of it.”
― Jennifer Lynn Barnes, quote from Killer Spirit

“Jack Peyton is HOT!" someone from the audience yelled.
"Toby Klein is HOTTER" a male voice argued, and I almost went into an epileptic fit of disgust at both the words and the tone.
"Now, now," Jack said, raising his hands. "Don't be ridiculous. Mr. Corkin is clearly the hottest”
― Jennifer Lynn Barnes, quote from Killer Spirit

“Little-known fact about cheerleaders: They keep schedules that would make grown marines cry.”
― Jennifer Lynn Barnes, quote from Killer Spirit

“After getting dressed at warp speed, I actually managed to drive all the way to high school before I realized I'd forgotten my morning coffee. Mystery, intrigue, and naked dreams aside, that didn't bode well for my chances at making it through the morning without killing myself. Or someone else.”
― Jennifer Lynn Barnes, quote from Killer Spirit

“Second thoughts? About the Squad?"
She nodded.
"I'm starting to think the CIA is seriously deranged for letting us do this," I told her, "but that doesn't mean I don't want to do it." I paused. "Actually, the fact that we probably shouldn't be doing this kind of makes me want to do it more."
Zee snorted. "Adrenaline junkie," she accused.”
― Jennifer Lynn Barnes, quote from Killer Spirit

“To my surprise, Brooke smiled, and I realized that even though two of the other teams had managed to bug their marks' cell phones, the information Tara and I had received might just prove it self to be even more useful.
Take that Chloe!”
― Jennifer Lynn Barnes, quote from Killer Spirit

“For a moment, there was silnece, and then at Brooke's nod, the rest of the Squad, minus me, chimed in. "Yes, sir."
I said nothing. For one thing, I wasn't exactly keen on speaking in unison, and for another, I wasn't about to make any promises I couldn't keep.
I jumped in my seat. The Voice actually knew my name. And somehow, he had the freaky ability to ascertain that of all of us, I was the one who hadn't responded.
"Do you understand?"
I contemplated telling him what I didn't understand was his familial relationshiops, but stayed momentarily silent, causing everyone within a three-foot radius to kick me under the table at once.
"Ow!" I cleared my throat. "I mean, yes." I didn't throw the sir on the end, but apparently, that was good enough for the Voice.
"Excellent. Report in tonight, and we'll have more information for you all tomorrow. And girl?"
"Congratulations on the homecoming nominations. We're all very proud.”
― Jennifer Lynn Barnes, quote from Killer Spirit

“Vote for Toby. Vote for Toby. Hey, baby. How you doin'?" Slight pause. "Vote for Toby.”
― Jennifer Lynn Barnes, quote from Killer Spirit

About the author

Jennifer Lynn Barnes
Born place: Tulsa, Oklahoma, The United States
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