May 24, 2011

Teaser Tuesday

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Hosted by Miz B at Should Be Reading
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!


Children had always been powerless, but never more than now when, despite Merell's intelligence, she possessed nothing with which to defend herself.
  "You'll never be sent to a foster home, Merell, I promise you that.  You're surrounded by people who love you.  Nothing bad will happen to you or your sisters."

page 168


3 comments:

Tea said...

Good words for a child to hear from an adult.

http://readwithtea.blogspot.com/2011/05/teaser-tuesday_24.html

gautami tripathy said...

Such a great teasser! Wanna know more!!Another novel to check out?!. I really like teaser tuesdays!

Here is my Teaser Tuesday: Caribou Island by David Vann post!

Gigi Ann said...

I'm on the fence about this book, I will have to wait for your review, then I will decide. I hate sad books about children, so hope it isn't a sad one.