Tuesday, October 30, 2012

Teaser Tuesday - 10/30/2012

Teaser Tuesdays is a weekly bookish meme, hosted by MizB of Should Be Reading. Anyone can play along! 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 & author, too, so that other TT participants can add the book to their TBR Lists if they like your teasers!

My current read is CITY OF WOMEN by David R. Gillham

Page 141:

"And then winced as he shattered his glass on the floor.  She jumped back a step as if to save herself from his pounce, as if she could."

I am on page 28....not sure I like this book yet, and that quote makes it seem a bit violent.

Have a fun Teaser Tuesday.


  1. Nice tease! Haven't heard of this one!

    Here's my Teaser

    Have a GREAT day!

    Old Follower :)

  2. There are too many amazing sentences in my current read to choose one. I'm reading the Distant Hours by Kate Morton - amazing writing.

  3. I love Kate Morton, Cozy in Texas. Haven't read this book or her newest, but I LOVED The Forgotten Garden.

    THANKS for stopping everyone.

  4. Heya.. thank you for checking out my blog :)

    Your teaser is amazing! I really want to read City of Women now!


  5. Oooh, me like:) I'll have to check this one out. Thanks for joining my blog. I haven't seen yours yet, thanks for taking a chance on me. I look forward to reading your posts :)

  6. I've seen this one around, not sure if I want to read it yet or not though. Maybe I'll wait for your review :)

    My Teaser

  7. That does sound a bit aggressive. Hope you either end up liking it a bit more or move on.

  8. Nice teaser. Sounds like an interesting read. Will have to check it out.

    Thanks for stopping by
    @ Livin' Life Through Books

  9. That's a nice teaser :) Thanks for sharing and visiting!

  10. Wow! What's he so angry about?

  11. I have read a bit more of the book. I guess I have to realize it was a random page. :)

    And.....it is during WWII in Berlin, so I guess a lot of people aren't too happy.

    I will let you know my final thoughts in my review. :)

    THANKS for stopping by everyone.

  12. A good teaser. I hope you like the rest of the book. Thanks for visiting!

  13. Wow, sounds awesome! I've not heard of this one before, thanks for sharing. ^.^

    Also, thanks for visiting and commenting on my blog. :3

    Tiffa @ The British Book Nerd

  14. Does sound a bit violent, but then again it could be comical. Good tease regardless!

    Thanks for stopping by The Coffee Pot!

  15. MY POST:

    That night when the guards were smoking their opium and laughing, I tried to ask Faresh what she missed most about home.

    Her reply was, “You must never think about home, you must think about this, this is your life now.”

    From: “Lori’s Song” by Lori Foroozandeh

    Amazon link: Available on KINDLE, Paperback and Hardcover.


  16. "Ha! Who died and made you Sherlock Holmes?"
    "Hey, I've read enough police procedurals and true crime novels to have picked up a few tips."
    p. 238 Bookmarked For Death by Lorna Barrett

  17. The link to my teaser:

  18. Interesting Teaser - I hope you enjoy the rest of the book!

    This week my Teaser is from The Casual Vacancy by J K Rowling:

  19. Sounds intense! Thanks for stopping by.

    You asked about With Every Letter. So far it is okay. It has a cute twist to it with the Shop Around Corner (or You've Got Mail) idea to it, but I am having a hard time warming up to the main characters.

  20. Well, that's quite a place to leave us hanging. Who is pouncing and why? Very interesting. Thanks for stopping by! :)

  21. Ooh, this teaser sounds really interesting. I've never heard of the book but I might check it out :)
    Samantha @ the secret life of a bookworm

  22. Oh this sounds slightly threatening! I really like the cover though, it sort of fits with the teaser! Thanks for stopping by, hope you have a great week!
    Juli @ Universe in Words

  23. Nice teaser! Hope you enjoy it!

    Thanks for stopping by my TT! I'm a new follower! :)

  24. Oh, that does sound a bit violent! Looking forward to your final thoughts :)

  25. That's a really powerful tease!
    Thanks for stopping by mine!
    Happy Reading! =D

  26. Great Teaser! Thanks for stopping by Ink Spots and Roses, I'm following you back! :)

  27. Hmmm, does sound like he's ready to really hurt her. Hope you like it as you get further in the book. :)

    Thank you for stopping by my blog as well. :)

  28. Great teaser and seem like a nice book. :)
    Thanks for stopping by my post earlier. :)

    Sarika @ The Readdicts

  29. That is kind of rough sounding. I hope it has gotten better for ya!

    Thanks for stopping by Alli's World at mrscaptkirk51.blogspot.com.