Tuesday, June 14, 2016

Teaser Tuesday--4 This Week



Gerard's:
And between my skin and bones, something thrummed and pounded, rising and pushing, lashing through my blood--
So many eyes, too many eyes, pressed on me, witnesses to every crime I'd committed, every humiliation--

I don't know why I'd even bothered to wear gloves, why I'd let Ianthe convince me.
From page 41 of A Court of Mist and Fury by Sarah J. Maas.


And when Thurman growled in reply, Wilson tried not to pay attention to him.  But if asked, he would have said that Thurman had said that he shouldn't worry about things like that, since other things were going to happen to make all of it make sense.

From page 25 of The Dog That Whispered by Jim Kraus.


Karen's:
Then the crashing began again.  It sounded as though it was over the living room now.  How did I wind up here? Rebecca thought.
From page 10 of Still Life with Bread Crumbs by Anna Quindlen.

Against his father's wishes, Hans had joined the Hitler Youth movement when he was fourteen.  His father, Robert, was opposed to Germany's new leader, Adolf Hitler, and his National Socialist, or Nazi, political party.  "Don't believe them," he warned his children.
 From page 1 of We Will Not Be Silent--The White Rose Student Resistance Movement that Defied Adolf Hitler by Russell Freedman.

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!

2 comments:

  1. I'm curious how Rebecca wound up there too. Hope you enjoy reading this week.

    Here's my teaser.

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  2. These all sound intriguing. A Court of Mist and Fury is working its way up my TBR list. I hope to read it soon. My YA teaser this week comes from review book The Marked Girl by Lindsey Klingele. Happy reading!

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