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Teaser Tuesdays (Mar.13)

March 13, 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 Teasers:

“Haven shuddered and rubbed the goose bumps that had sprouted on her arms. This world felt different, more dangerous, than the one she had left.”
~ pg.151, “The Eternal Onesby Kirsten Miller


PLEASE LEAVE A COMMENT with either the link to your own Teaser Tuesdays post, or share your ‘teasers’ in a comment here (if you don’t have a blog). Thanks!

{The link for the comments is at the BOTTOM of this post}

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  1. I hate getting goosebumps. Feels weird. :-P

    Here’s my teaser tuesday post for this week!

    Happy Reading. :-)

  2. hm. interesting tease! i almost get goosebumps just reading/thinking about that!

    Trish – My TT

  3. ocdreader permalink

    Oooh, the Eternal Ones sound good, will have to look that one up. My TT:

  4. Oooo… nice. Great tease because now I want to find out more.

    My TT is ‘Peculiar.’

  5. Well, doesn’t that make you shiver! I have a classic this week: Agnes Grey by Anne Brontë.

  6. Eternals Ones sounds like a good read, based on that teaser! Here’s mine: Book Savvy Babe’s TT

  7. mines up :)

  8. Interesting teaser. Here’s mine this week.

  9. Love the visceral effect of your teaser! We’re featuring books that make you think for March and the National Year of Reading. So this week it’s a classic – Sherlock Holmes!

  10. Wow that sounds interesting. It’s kind of creepy! I like it!

    My TT

    Ning @ Reading by Kindle Fire

  11. I read that book when it first released. Mine has a red cover though. Hope you like it. :)

    Here’s my TT:

  12. Very interesting. I think the world seems more dangerous every day – but I suppose she means a longer period of time. Nice teaser!

    Mine this week is from Deborah Coates’ Wide Open.

  13. I’ve heard good things about The Eternal Ones but I haven’t read it yet. Here is my teaser from Take A Bow by Elizabeth Eulberg:

  14. Great teaser! I read this book last year and really liked it.

    My teaser is from SHOOTING STARS.

  15. Great teaser!

    Here’s my TT from A Breath of Eyre :)

  16. Love your teaser! Mines from Hemlock by Kathleen Peacock

  17. Awesome Teaser! Here’s Mine from Starters by Lissa Price

  18. I have been wanting to read this one for awhile now! Here is my Tuesday Teaser: Mom Reads My Books

  19. I’ve always wondered about these books! I’ve heard good things, but something has held me back. Love that teaser though, maybe I should pick them up!

    My teaser this week is from Boy21 by Matthew Quick:

  20. Mine is up now – first time I’ve played for a few weeks:

  21. Chilling! My teaser is from The Black Moth by Georgette Heyer.

  22. I enjoyed The Eternal Ones – that is a great teaser for the book. :-)

    My TT at Bibliophilia, Please

  23. The Eternal Ones is high on my Wishlist!!

    Here is my teaser ::

  24. You just know she’s walking into trouble.
    My Teaser

  25. Interesting teaser. Goosebumps from something scary, as opposed to just being cold, I assume.

    Mine is up along with a give away.

  26. Interesting teaser :)

    Here’s my teaser for this week:

    Wit and Sin

    • I tried to comment on your blog, Gigi Ann, but for some reason, the comment box wouldn’t open for me! Anyway, great teaser!

  27. Oh! interesting teaser I wonder what would she just entered.

    Here is my teaser: Seeing Night Reviews: Cicada by Belle Whittington

  28. Great teaser!

    My teasers this week are from “The Pledge” by Kimberly Derting & “White Cat” by Holly Black:

  29. I really want to read this book. Great teaser!

    Here’s mine:

  30. A creepy teaser!

    Mine is from Starters by Lissa Price.

  31. Interesting teaser. I’m hooked.

    Mine is from Abandon by Meg Cabot.

    My Teaser Tuesday/Top Ten Tuesday Post

  32. Great teaser :D Here is mine:

    Teaser Tuesday #12 – Sweet Venom :)

  33. Interesting Tease!

    This week mine is from A Princess of Mars, Edgar Rice Burroughs:

  34. Ooooo mysterious! Definitely left me wanting to know more.

    Here’s my Teaser for the week.

  35. I hate goose bumps!

    My TT is here:

    I’m giving away all 3 books in Shelly Crane’s Significance Series, check it out:

  36. Oh really nice. You have me interested in this book now. I have been wanting to read it for a while now, but it reminds me to much of Twilight. I will have to buy it sometime though. =D

    You can find my TT here! CLICKY HERE! =D

  37. Good Tease – sounds like it could be a SciFi book….or fantasy.

    My teaser is up a Rabid Reader

  38. nyles permalink

    Here’s my teaser from Posses by Gretchen Mcneil

  39. Humm — makes you want to know about the worlds — new and old.

    I’m playing today here.

  40. Love that teaser. I have The Eternal Ones waiting for me to be read on my shelf so your teaser got me all kinds of excited. :)

    My Teaser from A Temptation of Angels by Michelle Zink:

  41. The Eternal Ones is in my TBR – I hope you enjoy it!

    My teaser is here:

    Manga Maniac Cafe

  42. Ooh, that’s a good one!


  43. O happy day! Here’s my Teaser Tuesday hailing from Cassie Clare’s City of Ashes :)

    Happy Reading!


  44. Sounds like a serious read, thanks for sharing :)

    Here’s my TEASER!

  45. Does she stop in a lot of different worlds in the course of a day? Interesting teaser!

    My teaser is here.

  46. This sounds really good, I’m intrigued.

    Heres my Teaser Tuesday.

  47. I really liked this book. Good teaser.

    My Tuesday Teaser

  48. I love the last line, so intriguing and a major teaser! =D

    My Teaser Tuesday!

    Sana @ artsy musings of a bibliophile

  49. My teaser comes from Gordon Reece’s Mice this week:

  50. Fantastic teaser! Mine is from Explosive Eighteen today at

  51. Jessica@a GREAT read permalink

    OOh interesting teaser!!

    Here’s my Teaser

  52. cool teaser… sounds a little creepy :)

    Here’s mine:

  53. Oooo- Good teaser! Here is my TT post

  54. I’m having my own little “Love Finds You” marathon :)

    Here’s my teaser for the week:


  55. Maria permalink

    Your teaser sounds interesting!

    Here’s mine:

  56. Paranormal Wastelands permalink

    Awesome teaser! I really need to read this series.

    Check out our teaser and enter to win your own copy of Sacred here:

  57. Really great teaser. Looks like a really good read. Here’s mine

  58. That is a great teaser! Mine is from Jonathan Strange & Mr. Norrell and also touches on the idea of different and dangerous.

  59. AWESOME! Oh this is SO MUCH FUN! Here is mine! I did another Zombie book, since I am hosting her in a blog hop starting this week

    Teaser Tuesdays #2 “Days with the Undead” by Julianne Snow

    • OOPS one sec need to do this so I can get comment follow ups to check everyone elses out!

  60. That sounds very intriguing. Here’s My TT from one of the shorts stories in Firefly Dance.

  61. Great teaser. I have heard a lot of good things about that book.
    My TT

  62. Great teaser! It is definitely being added to my TBR list so I can check it out – thank you for sharing! :)

    Here’s mine:

  63. Cool teaser!
    Here’s My TT :)

  64. My niece loved that book. I haven’t had time to read it yet. but great teaser!
    here is mine for Becoming by Raine Thomas

  65. Creepy! Great teaser. I’ve got another baseball teaser this week – from the Art of Fielding by Chad Harbach. You can read it here.

  66. Hmmmm…I’m not quite sure of what to make of that teaser! Here is mine…

  67. Kathy Martin permalink

    Very atmospheric teaser! My teasers are from Fair Game by Patricia Briggs and Goddess Interrupted by Aimee Carter. Happy reading!

  68. Goosebumps are an excellent sign that something’s not quite right. My teaser is from One Good Turn by Kate Atkinson –

  69. I like your teaser :)

    My Teaser

  70. My teaser from AMERICAN SNIPER: AN AUTOBIOGRAPHY by a Navy Seal –

  71. Chilling teaser! My best friend has been on me to read The Eternal Ones since it came out! (need to do that…lol)

    Here’s My Teaser

  72. Here’s mine!

    Happy Tuesday!

  73. I hate the feel of goosebumps!!

    Great teaser – here is mine:

  74. Interesting Teaser!

    My TT

  75. Great teaser!! Hope you enjoy the book, I did :) Here’s mine:

  76. I really enjoyed Eternal Ones…the sequel…not so much. Books not intended to be a series should be allowed to remain as a standalone. lol

    Here is mine

  77. Nice teaser! I’ll have to check it out. Here’s mine:

  78. I want to get to this book.

    Mine is here.

  79. Ooo, I really like your teaser, and the title of the book sounds interesting as well! Here’s my teaser this week :D

  80. Sound creepy…

    My teaser is from The Unit

  81. Today, instead of a teaser, I have a review. And a giveaway. You can see both here

  82. Mine’s here! Decided it was past time I started this :)

  83. Oooh, your teaser sounds super creepy!

    Teaser Tuesday @ Megan Likes Books

  84. I read this one awhile back, I feel like I should reread it!

    My teaser this week is from Jane Eyre.

  85. Very interesting! I will have to check out this book.

    My teaser this week comes from Croak:

  86. Fantastic teaser! Gave me goosebumps!! Here’s mine from Graveminder by Melissa Marr.

  87. emmegail permalink

    Great teaser! Here’s mine from Sophie Kinsella’s I’ve Got Your Number –

  88. Here’s my Teaser Tuesday. It’s from The Better Part of Darkness by Kelly Gay.

  89. I have this book on my bookshelf and keep meaning to read it! I love your teaser.

    Happy Tuesday, all!

    Find my teaser here.

  90. That teaser definitely makes me curious as to where she is…

    Here’s my teaser from The Reluctant Marquess:

  91. I haven’t read this book but I think maybe I will.

    Here is my Teaser Tuesdays:

    Thank you!

  92. Interesting teaser–leaving behind the world she knows. My book has a similar story thread–Susanna Kearsley’s “The Rose Garden”. kaye—the road goes ever ever on

  93. That teaser really makes me want to read that book. I want to know what world she is in and how it is different from her own. Thanks for sharing. =] Here is My Top Ten

  94. That teaser really makes me want to read that book. I want to know what world she is in and how it is different from her own. Thanks for sharing. =] Here is My Teaser

  95. I’ve been meaning to read The Eternal One for like…EVER!! And your teaser makes me want to bump it up on the TBR pile!! :)

    Here’s my teaser from Masque of the Red Death!

  96. This book has been on my TBR list for over ages! Guess it’s time to finally read it :)

    Here’s mine!:

  97. That’s a great teaser. I’ve had this one on my TBR list for some time.

    Here’s the link to our teaser from Unholy Ghosts by Stacia Kane.

  98. Claire@ We Have No Boyfriends permalink

    Cool Teaser!, here’s mine :

  99. I love that teaser! I have to wonder why the world feels differently to her.

    My Teaser is from FRESHMAN YEAR AND OTHER UNNATURAL DISASTERS by Meredith Zeitlin

  100. My book this week is great! I’m a little annoyed that it’s sat on my bookcase for two years.

  101. Ashley L permalink

    Sounds like a very interesting book! Great teaser!

    You can check out my Teaser Tuesday Here @ Shades of Yellow

  102. Ewwwww . . . creepy teaser!

    Mine is from a book about fonts (the typesetting kind, not the baptismal kind):

  103. I love Kristen Miller’s writing–her Kiki Strike series is one of my favorites.

    My teaser is from Where Things Come Back by John Corey Whaley.

  104. Very intriguing teaser! Here’s mine for Awkward by Marni Bates.

  105. usagi. permalink

    Your teaser is reminding me to get back to reading the second book in this series!

    Here’s mine for this week:

  106. Judy permalink

    Interesting snippet. I’ll have to look into this book.

    Here’s mine:

  107. Mine is from the ARC of Carl Hiaasen’s latest: Chomp

  108. Here’s mine:

    This is from the book Allies of the Night By Darren Shan!

    “Do you know why I saved you?”
    I gulped. “Our of the goodness of your heart?”
    “Maybe.” He took a step closer. The tip of the gun was now aimed directly at my heart. If he fired, he’d create a hole the size of a football in my chest. “Or maybe I was saving you for myself!” he hissed.

    sorry is that too much?!

  109. Ooh, I completely forgot that they changed the cover. Pretty! :D

    Here’s my teaser for this week: (Innocent Darkness by Suzanne Lazear, forthcoming from Flux)

  110. This one doesn’t catch me. Hope you like it though. Here’s Mine

  111. Great teaser, I think I’ll be looking into that book!

    My Teaser:

  112. I hope you already know tabout the one she’s left – or is that yet to be resolved suspense? Here’s my teaser.

  113. I can’t believe it’s Tuesday again already – doesn’t time fly?

    Here’s my teaser:

  114. Sounds great! I haven’t heard much on this one, but the cover is lovely and that teaser was very mysterious! I’m definitely interested.

    Here’s mine:

  115. Holy shnikeys! Links galore Batman! :) Hopefully everyone has time to read all these fabulous books!

  116. I’m late to the game and a newbie at this, but I’ve posted mine:

  117. Great teaser! You can find mine here.

  118. I like that! Very eerie and ominous. I’ve heard good things about this one.

    My Teaser Tuesday is from Mastiff by Tamora Pierce:

  119. i’m having goosebumps!

    here’s my Tuesday Teaser:

  120. wcs53 permalink

    Interesting teaser. Hope you’re enjoying the book. My TT:

  121. Great teaser! It looks like a good book.

    Mine is from Selah Janel’s historical horror short story MOONER. Here’s my TT.

  122. Nice! Now I really want to read The Eternal Ones! Please check out mine:

  123. sunshinejenn03 permalink

    Love that teaser! Here’s mine for this week:

  124. Sounds like she went from the frying pan into the fire ….
    my teaser is her:

  125. I like your teaser! Here’s mine!

  126. Reading Lark After Dark is featuring 3 books today.

    Reading Lark After Dark’s Teaser Tuesday

  127. I also like the name “Haven”.

    Here is my teaser!

  128. Reading Lark is featuring teasers from Glimmer, The Immortal Rules, and Pandemonium.

    Reading Lark’s Teasers

  129. Interesting teaser! I have just created my own Tuesday Teaser Badge and am signing up now to start contributing from next week! Great Idea!

  130. I’ve finally had a chance to play, quite late.

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