Tuesday, May 24, 2016

Teasers: 5 This Week



Gerard's:
The thought of administering a lethal injection was too abhorrent to dwell on.  Would we inject into the arm?

From page 119 of Lilac Girls by Martha Hall Kelly.

She saw lightning clip a ridge to her left--south and west of the cafe.  Alarmed, she called 911.
From page 61 of The Fire Line by Fernanda Santos.

They were shocked by the mud; it looked far worse than the newspapers described it.  When the celluloid Exterminator crossed the finish line and trotted to the winner's circle, tossing his head as the roses were wrapped about his neck, they responded with exuberant applause.

From page 76 of Here Comes Exterminator! by Eliza McGraw.

Karen's:
He walked forward, out of the glare, then stopped abruptly, staring at me.  I blinked in surprise, and found myself staring back.
Page 33 of Second Chance Summer by Morgan Matson.

"What if you just confront him?  I mean, show him that finger and say 'Here's the proof.  I saw what I saw.'"
From page 41 of Defender by Graham McNamee.

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. 

Happy Reading!

5 comments:

  1. I liked several of your teasers this week. Defender is on my list.

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  2. I read all of these twice. Great teasers. I was trying to figure out each scenario.

    My TT from Sister Dear

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  3. Great assortment of teasers. My teaser comes from Whirlpool by Elizabeth Lowell. Happy reading!

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  4. All of your Teasers sound intriguing. I'm curious about the finger in Defender.
    My Tuesday post features HANGTOWN CREEK – A Tale of the California Gold Rush.

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  5. All of your Teasers sound intriguing. I'm curious about the finger in Defender.
    My Tuesday post features HANGTOWN CREEK – A Tale of the California Gold Rush.

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