He wasn't about to start a fight earlier with the Heredia in the process of sinking, but now adrift on the raft, where minutes felt like hours, he wondered if they'd have another disagreement. His ship might be at the bottom of the ocean, but he was still the captain.From page 100 of So Close to Home by Michael J. Tougias & Alison O'Leary.
It took a while for the otters to realize that something was happening inside the crate. But a moment later, they heard it.
From pg. 6 of The Wild Robot by Peter Brown.
"Oh, Hazel! This is where it comes from! I know now--something very bad! Some terrible thing--coming closer and closer."Page 7 of Watership Down by Richard Adams. (This teaser is by a rabbit.)
I wasn't sure what I wanted, but I had no interest in marriage and the household that would come along with it.
When my chores were completed, I would slip into the orchard with a book.From page 35 of When the Moon is Low by Nadia Hashimi.
"The school says not, but then they would, wouldn't they?" Ray didn't hold a particularly high opinion of Tom's head teacher, who had been quick to place the blame on Mags and Ray for not presenting a "united front" at parents' evenings.
From page 105 of I Let You Go by Clare Mackintosh.
Once again, Hopper would be helping Mrs. Clover teach the kinderbunny class at Easter Bunny Elementary School. That was where young bunnies went to learn how to be Easter Bunnies.From page 2 of The Grumpy Bunny Goes to School by Justine Korman, illustrated by Lucinda McQueen.
Teaser Tuesdays is a weekly bookish meme, hosted by MizB of Books and a Beat. Anyone can play along, so I thought I would play for fun! Just pick two sentences from the book you are reading.