Tuesday, May 3, 2011

Tuesday Teasers: "The Caregiver" and "Black and White"

Teaser Tuesdays is a weekly bookish meme, hosted by MizB of Should  Be Reading,. Anyone can play along, so I thought  I  would play for fun! 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 and author, too, so that other TT participants can  add the book to their TBR  Lists  if they  like your teaser. 
My right hand was in my coat pocket, still wrapped around the gun. I could smell that it had just been fired. But I wouldn't pull it out again.
From page 14 of Black and White by Paul Volponi

She would concentrate only on Mattie's needs. That would enable her to keep her mind off her own pain and start to move on.
From page 25 of The Caregiver by Shelley Shepard Gray.

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  1. Interesting ones... Mine is from a children's picture book.

  2. good teases - and I also love your cat pics. those are some happy looking cats. :)

  3. Was the person now with the gun the one who fired it?

    Here is my teaser for this week.

  4. Good teasers! And how can I not leave a comment after seeing that it will benefit charity? Kudos for that. If you get a chance, my teaser is here.

  5. Those are both interesting - they make you wonder about the stories, and that's the sign of a good teaser.

    My teaser is here.

  6. Nice teasers. I especially like the one about the gun. Is he the one who fired it, and can't remember? Interesting!

  7. Interesting teasers

    Here's mine:http://tributebooksmama.blogspot.com

  8. Confuzzled: We like reading children's books now and then too, especially those with pictures!

    Mardel: Thanks, and yes, I think our cats are happy.

    Julie: Thanks for taking time to comment for our charity! Coming over to your blog now.

    Lisa & Tribute Books Mama: Glad you liked our teasers.

    Marge and Diannehartsock: Guess you'll have to read the book to find out.

  9. Great teasers, the Black and White totally got my attention.

    My TT


  10. Good teasers. I really like the first one.


Thanks for commenting and happy reading!

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