Tuesday, January 15, 2013

Teaser Tuesday

Teaser Tuesday is a weekly bookish meme, hosted by MizB of Should Be Reading. Anyone can play along! Just do the following:
  • Grab your current read and 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!
This week I am reading The Raven Boys by Maggie Stiefvater, which is a supernatural story about a girl named Blue and her family of clairvoyants who can speak to the dead-- I only just started this one today, but already I am super intrigued and the writing is awesome!  Here is my teaser from this book:

"Neeve glanced over her shoulder, either because there were more spirits coming or because they're weren't-- Blue couldn't tell. By the time she looked back, Gansey had vanished entirely. Already Blue felt warmth returning to her skin, but something behind her lungs felt icy  A dangerous, sucking sadness seemed to be opening up inside her: grief or regret.

'There are only two reasons a non-seer would see a spirit on St. Mark's Eve, Blue. Either you're his true love,' Neeve said, 'or you killed him.'"

What are you guys reading this week?! Leave me your links in the comments below!



  1. Great tease. I really need to pick this on up, heard it's amazing. Hope you like it till the end. :)

  2. OMG I LOVE THIS BOOK! This was seriously one of my favorite reads of 2012 and I'm SO excited to read the next one!!!!! Ughhhhh it's going to be AMAZING :D Great pick :)

    Literary Exploration

  3. OOoh mighty intriguing tease there!!

    Here's my Teaser

    Have a GREAT day!

    Old Follower :)

  4. Those are some really interesting names in that book.

    My TT

  5. ah, awesome teaser, so intense! I really need to read this book soon!

    Thanks for stopping by Bookmunchies (:

  6. Great teaser! I've been looking forward to this one. So glad you like it!

    My teaser :)

  7. Wow, that's a great teaser. I have this on my wishlist and have The Scorpio Races to read in the next week or so. Thanks for stopping by and sharing.

    Katie ~ Turner’s Antics

  8. Interesting teaser! Thanks for stopping by.

  9. OMG before this book came out I was so excited and bought it right away, sadly it's just been sitting on my shelf collecting dust. I think it's time to pick it up :) great teaser!

  10. This is a fantastic teaser! I have this one on my TBR shelf and hope to get to it soon. I LOVE the part you chose to tease to us though, it definitely makes me want to pick it up sooner. Those two reasons she could be seeing a spirit are very different. Thank you so much for stopping by my TT. New GFC Follower :D Jaclyn @ JC's Book Haven.

  11. Thanks for sharing. A friend of mine adores this book and lovess Gansey. So curious about this one. Great teaser!

    Jennifer @ Dream Reads


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