Teaser Tuesday (Feb 24th)

https://i0.wp.com/www.devourerofbooks.com/wp-content/uploads/2009/01/teaser-tuesday.jpgTEASER TUESDAYS asks you to:

Grab your current read.

Let the book fall open to a random page.

Share with us two (2) “teaser” sentences from that page, somewhere between lines 7 and 12.

You also need to share the title of the book that you’re getting your “teaser” from … that way people can have some great book recommendations if they like the teaser you’ve given!

Please avoid spoilers!


“On the train to Bath, I opened my copy of Jane Austen’s letters and looked through the book, searching for any clues about Jack Smith.

Surely some inkling of her relationship with him remained, although I was beginning to suspect that Cassandra’s caretaking of her sister’s legacy had been far more thorough than anyone had dreamed. “


Jane Austen Ruined My Life by Beth Patillo

Jane Austen Ruined My Life

“He dragged a shredded tarp to the top floor of the house and climbed in the fiberglass garden tub sitting unplumbed in the master bedroom.

He made a nest and slipped into dreams.”

From: Jesus Swept by James Alexander Protzman

Jesus Swept

7 responses to “Teaser Tuesday (Feb 24th)

  1. Those are great teasers. I’ve been curious about “Jane Austen Ruined My Life” – may have to put that one on my TBR list.

  2. The Jane Austen book is so much fun. I started reading thing morning and I’m already half way through it. I would have read it straight through except that I had to go in to work. =p Definately pick it up, its a good read.

  3. I want to read this one! Great teasers.

  4. Cassandra did do a number on her sisters legacy!

  5. What a great title for a book and wonderful teasers. Thanks for sharing ~ here is mine

  6. curledupwithabook

    I’m adding Jane Austen Ruined My life to my to-read list 🙂

  7. You found one of my favorite scenes! What fun.

    Though I generally steer clear of dreams in writing fiction, this excerpt foreshadows a truly surreal meeting between Gary Gray and Dog. It gives me chills even though I wrote it!



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