Tuesday, January 10, 2017

Teaser Tuesday

"Well, in the School for Good, they teach boys and girls like me how to become heroes and princesses, how to rule kingdoms justly, how to find Happily Ever After," Sophie said.  "In the School for Evil, they teach you how to become wicked witches and humpbacked trolls, how to lay curses and cast evil spells."
From page 11 of The School for Good and Evil by Soman Chainani.

She knew then that she could not pretend any longer.  She walked resolutely down the hall to Liston's office, and knocked on her door, and felt her face crumple.
From page 118 of The Unseen World by Liz Moore.

Jonathan gripped the knife in his hand and fought back the tears that burned in his eyes.
"My God," he whispered to the boy next to him.  "How long do we have to do this?"
From page 27 of Scar Island by Dan Gemeinhart.

It wasn't the same spot as the first one.  This time it was in the exact center of the four bare trees.
From page 8 of Every You, Every Me by David Levithan

He's staring at me and I realize that I do know him.
I know him because I killed his daughter.
  From page 22 of The Perfect Girl by Gilly Macmillan.

Teaser Tuesdays is a weekly bookish meme, hosted by The Purple Booker.   Anyone can play along, so I thought  I  would play for fun! Just pick two sentences from the book you are reading.  Happy Reading!


  1. Whoa. Some of these are intense. You have me curious about ALL of them!

    My TT from Carpe Bead'em

  2. Good grief! These are so intense! I have two this week - Beheld by Alex Flinn and A Perilous Undertaking by Deanna Raybourn. Happy reading!

  3. The one from The Perfect Girl got my attention.

  4. Great selection of books! The one from The Perfect Girl definitely grabbed me.
    My Tuesday post features MOONRISE.

  5. Wow! Too many too intense here for me. Here's my link for today: http://wp.me/p4DMf0-1rl


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