Category Archives: Teaser Tuesday

Teaser Tuesday: The Dead Path by Stephen M. Irwin

Teaser Tuesdays is a weekly bookish meme, hosted by MizB of Should Be Reading. Anyone can play along!

Just do the following:

  • Grab your current read
  • Open to a random page
  • Share two (2) “teaser” sentences from somewhere on that page
  • BE CAREFUL NOT TO INCLUDE SPOILERS! (make sure that what you share doesn’t give too much away! You don’t want to ruin the book for others!)
  • Share the title & author, too, so that other TT participants can add the book to their TBR Lists if they like your teasers!

 

My teaser this week comes from The Dead Path by Stephen M. Irwin:

“The trees surrounding him were so deep and dark that he could have been a drowned sailor on the cold floor of the sea.  No wind moved the ocean of black branches above him, yet leaves rustled somewhere out of sight.”

What’s your teaser this week?

Teaser Tuesday: Leaving Before Its Over by Jean Reynolds Page

Teaser Tuesdays is a weekly bookish meme, hosted by MizB of Should Be Reading. Anyone can play along!

Just do the following:

  • Grab your current read
  • Open to a random page
  • Share two (2) “teaser” sentences from somewhere on that page
  • BE CAREFUL NOT TO INCLUDE SPOILERS! (make sure that what you share doesn’t give too much away! You don’t want to ruin the book for others!)
  • Share the title & author, too, so that other TT participants can add the book to their TBR Lists if they like your teasers!

 

My teaser this week comes from:

 

 

“A fine mist of rain had set in bringing the smell of damp tar and pavement to the humid air.  Rain smells changed so much dependong on what was around.” (pg. 140)

What is your teaser this week?

Teaser Tuesday: The Fall by Guillermo Del Toro & Chuck Hogan

Teaser Tuesdays is a weekly bookish meme, hosted by MizB of Should Be Reading. Anyone can play along!

Just do the following:

  • Grab your current read
  • Open to a random page
  • Share two (2) “teaser” sentences from somewhere on that page
  • BE CAREFUL NOT TO INCLUDE SPOILERS! (make sure that what you share doesn’t give too much away! You don’t want to ruin the book for others!)
  • Share the title & author, too, so that other TT participants can add the book to their TBR Lists if they like your teasers!

 

My teaser this week comes from:

“He detected tracees of humanity in their faces, but it was only that: traces.  Like the glimmer of greedy humanoid intelligence one sees inside the eyes of a hungry dog.” (ARC, pg. 101)

 

What is your teaser this week?

Teaser Tuesday: The Crossing Places by Elly Griffiths

Teaser Tuesdays is a weekly bookish meme, hosted by MizB of Should Be Reading. Anyone can play along!

Just do the following:

  • Grab your current read
  • Open to a random page
  • Share two (2) “teaser” sentences from somewhere on that page
  • BE CAREFUL NOT TO INCLUDE SPOILERS! (make sure that what you share doesn’t give too much away! You don’t want to ruin the book for others!)
  • Share the title & author, too, so that other TT participants can add the book to their TBR Lists if they like your teasers!

 

My teaser this week comes from:

 
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“Now the wind sounds like children’s voices calling.  How sad they sound, like the cries of sailors lost at sea, like the will o’the wisps searching the world for comfort and warmth.” (pg. 277)

What’s your teaser this week?

Teaser Tuesday: The Blessings of the Animals by Katrina Kittle

Teaser Tuesdays is a weekly bookish meme, hosted by MizB of Should Be Reading. Anyone can play along!

Just do the following:

  • Grab your current read
  • Open to a random page
  • Share two (2) “teaser” sentences from somewhere on that page
  • BE CAREFUL NOT TO INCLUDE SPOILERS! (make sure that what you share doesn’t give too much away! You don’t want to ruin the book for others!)
  • Share the title & author, too, so that other TT participants can add the book to their TBR Lists if they like your teasers!

 

My teaser this week comes from:
The Blessings of the Animals by Katrina Kittle
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Forgiving is the hardest.  Regret isn’t hard, but you carry it forever.”

Check back tomorrow for my review of The Blessings of the Animals by Katrina Kittle. 

What’s your teaser this week?

Teaser Tuesday: Infinite Days by Rebecca Maizel

Teaser Tuesdays is a weekly bookish meme, hosted by MizB of Should Be Reading. Anyone can play along!

Just do the following:

  • Grab your current read
  • Open to a random page
  • Share two (2) “teaser” sentences from somewhere on that page
  • BE CAREFUL NOT TO INCLUDE SPOILERS! (make sure that what you share doesn’t give too much away! You don’t want to ruin the book for others!)
  • Share the title & author, too, so that other TT participants can add the book to their TBR Lists if they like your teasers!

 

My teaser this week comes from Infinite Days by Rebecca Maizel:

“His lips made it clear what he was thinking.  I felt like a hybrid: half beast, half human, because it was easy for me to read him.”

What’s your teaser this week?

Teaser Tuesday: Last Writes by Sheila Lowe

Teaser Tuesdays is a weekly bookish meme, hosted by MizB of Should Be Reading. Anyone can play along!

Just do the following:

  • Grab your current read
  • Open to a random page
  • Share two (2) “teaser” sentences from somewhere on that page
  • BE CAREFUL NOT TO INCLUDE SPOILERS! (make sure that what you share doesn’t give too much away! You don’t want to ruin the book for others!)
  • Share the title & author, too, so that other TT participants can add the book to their TBR Lists if they like your teasers!

 

My teaser this week comes from Last Writes: A Forensic Handwriting Mystery by Sheila Lowe:

“She had come to realize that James Miller and the rest of them were all true believers, willing to blindly follow the governing board.  That was the one thing she could fault them for: their willingness to reject independent thinking as they had been so thoroughly conditioned to do.” (p. 209)

What’s your teaser this week?

Teaser Tuesday: Running Dark by Jamie Freveletti

Teaser Tuesdays is a weekly bookish meme, hosted by MizB of Should Be Reading. Anyone can play along!

Just do the following:

  • Grab your current read
  • Open to a random page
  • Share two (2) “teaser” sentences from somewhere on that page
  • BE CAREFUL NOT TO INCLUDE SPOILERS! (make sure that what you share doesn’t give too much away! You don’t want to ruin the book for others!)
  • Share the title & author, too, so that other TT participants can add the book to their TBR Lists if they like your teasers!

 

My teaser this week comes from Running Dark by Jamie Freveletti:

“If killing him was on their agenda, they wouldn’t have shown themsleves so early but would instead have jumped him from behind.  They were there to deliver a message and then beat the hell out of him to drive the point home.”

 

What’s your teaser this week?

Teaser Tuesday: Descent into Dust by Jacqueline Lepore

Teaser Tuesdays is a weekly bookish meme, hosted by MizB of Should Be Reading. Anyone can play along!

Just do the following:

  • Grab your current read
  • Open to a random page
  • Share two (2) “teaser” sentences from somewhere on that page
  • BE CAREFUL NOT TO INCLUDE SPOILERS! (make sure that what you share doesn’t give too much away! You don’t want to ruin the book for others!)
  • Share the title & author, too, so that other TT participants can add the book to their TBR Lists if they like your teasers!

 

My teaser this week comes from Descent into Dust by Jacqueline Lepore:

“Despite his taunting words, he was sizing me up, abrading my confidence and watching to see what effect his taunts had on me.  But he did not approach, for even the small crucifix kept him at bay.”

What’s your teaser this week?

Teaser Tuesday: The Passage by Justin Cronin

Teaser Tuesdays is a weekly bookish meme, hosted by MizB of Should Be Reading. Anyone can play along!

Just do the following:

  • Grab your current read
  • Open to a random page
  • Share two (2) “teaser” sentences from somewhere on that page
  • BE CAREFUL NOT TO INCLUDE SPOILERS! (make sure that what you share doesn’t give too much away! You don’t want to ruin the book for others!)
  • Share the title & author, too, so that other TT participants can add the book to their TBR Lists if they like your teasers!

 

My teaser this week comes from The Passage by Justin Cronin:

When all time ended, and the world had lost its memory, and the man that he was had receded from view like a ship sailing away, rounding the blade of earth with his old life locked in on it’s hold; and when the gyring stars gazed down upon nothing, and the moon in its arc no longer remembered his name, all that remained was the great sea of hunger on which he floated forever–still, inside him, in the deepest place, was this: one year.

 

What is your teaser this week?