Teaser Tuesdays

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 Teaser Tuesdays asks you to:

  • Grab your current read.
  • Let the book fall open to a random page.
  • Share with us 2 sentences from that page.
  • You also need to share the title of the book that you’re getting your “teaser” from … that way people can have some great book recommendations if they like the teaser you’ve given!
  • Please avoid spoilers!

Teaser #1

Melchi carried box after box of books from the supply room and arranged them on the overflowing bookstore shelves. The few minutes he had allowed the Booklady to touch his hair could well cost him his life. Worse. The life of another.

~ Shade by John B. Olson

Teaser #2

"Some people want to put the forest back the way it was 200 years ago," he says. "To do that, I tell them, you've got to put the Bronx back the way it was 200 years ago."

~ The World Without Us by Alan Weisman

Teaser #3

Beating me didn't seem to discourage me one whit. Though I was a world famous cry-baby, I refused to cry during spankings.

~ The Liar's Club by Mary Karr

Shade
John B. Olson
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World Without Us 
Alan Weisman
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The Liars' Club
Mary Karr
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4 comments:

MizB said...

Ooo, "Shade" sounds like it'd be really interesting!

I love how you put the three books in a row at the bottom of your post with a "Read More" button! Very cool! :D

phantom inkheart said...

Isn't it? Even though I'm not even halfway through Inkheart yet, I love it. The writing is just lovely.

Teasers #1 & #3 definitely intrigue me! Especially #3, I don't know why but it makes me want to laugh a little. :p

Literary Feline said...

One of these days I would like to read The Liar's Club. Great teasers, by the way. This is my first time participating and they have all been so tempting.

gautami tripathy said...

Shades sound like a great read to me!

Check out my teaser