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Teaser Tuesdays (Apr.17)

April 17, 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:

“’It’s the sea witch,’ Alan hiccuped.
‘Stop,’ Darcy said nervously, glancing around.”
~ p. 19, “Wrecked” by Anna Davies


Don’t forget! There will be a giveaway for two of my readers to win copies
of this book, a couple of weeks from now, here at SBR! Please stay tuned!

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. Ahh I’m dying to read Wrecked! Thanks for the teaser, mine’s from Myra McEntire’s Timepiece

  2. Interesting teaser! The witch did something bad huh?


  3. Stop calling her a sea witch? I can see that as reasonable.

    I’m debuting this week with Peter V. Brett’s The Warded Man:

  4. ivanbookworm permalink

    Interest. I wonder what happened next.

    Happy reading!

    Rumpelstiltskin and Co.

  5. Interesting teaser! I have this on my wishlist. Hope you enjoy it!


  6. That sounds kind of scary!

    My teaser comes from Until I Die by Amy Plum.

  7. Oh that not enough of a teaser for me, LOL. Here are ours from The Vicious Deep and Waterfall:

  8. Hi! This week’s teaser has a situation with which I can totally relate! Here’s my TT post,

  9. I really like the cover of Wrecked! Here’s my teaser for this week.

  10. Wrecked looks good! I love a good Sea Witch! :)

    Here’s My Masque of the Red Death Teaser

  11. That’s a great teaser. I’ve never heard of Wrecked before. Thanks for sharing!

    Here’s mine, from SHINE, by Jeri Smith-Ready:

  12. That doesn’t sound good! My teaser comes from a mystery this week.

  13. omg!! I really want to read this book its on my wishlist :)

    My Teaser Tuesday: Seeing Night Reviews- Arise by Tara Hudson

  14. AHH! So jelly that you’re reading Wrecked!! I can’t wait for this one!! I love water stories and also…UM that cover is completely gorge!

    Here’s my teaser from Soulbound by Heather Brewer!

  15. Hmm interesting teaser. Here’s mine this week.

  16. Great teaser, I love it! I’m already really wanting to read this one and the teaser just made me want it more!

    My teaser this week is from While He Was Away by Karen Schreck!

  17. If someone said, “It’s the sea witch” to me, I’d look around nervously too! Great teaser today.
    Here’s mine: UNTYING THE KNOT
    (I apologize if this a duplicate comment. My computer blipped off in the middle of posting earlier.)

  18. Great teaser! Here’s mine! :-D

  19. Interesting teaser.

    Mine is up

  20. Lori permalink

    Interesting teaser! I haven’t heard of that one yet. I’ll have to check it out!
    Here’s mine!

  21. I haven’t heard of this author or book before. I will have to check it out. Do you like it so far??
    Here’s mine:

  22. booksavvybabe permalink

    excellent suspense building teaser! Here’s mine: Book Savvy Babe’s TT

  23. Great teaser and what a nice looking cover. ;)
    my TT

  24. Oh no! The Sea Witch can’t be good… Loves it :)

    I’m sharing one this week as well:

  25. Ashley permalink

    That totally makes me think of The Little Mermaid!

    Here’s my Teaser Tuesday – a little bit of Rick Riordan’s classic humour!

  26. Sounds really interesting:) I’m off to learn more about Wrecked.

    My Teaser Tuesday!

  27. Talking about being scared of the witch… urgh! very nice teaser choice!
    Here’s mine for this week

  28. Yes, a sea witch would make me want to hiccup with fear as well!

    Our teaser is not scary this week, it’s a memoir by an Australian comedian/psychiatrist who shares his tale of growing up Bangladeshi in the Western suburbs of Sydney.

  29. Hi!

    I’m back!
    Here’s mine this week! =)

  30. celialarsen permalink

    A sea witch, eh? I’d be worried, too! Nice teaser.

    Mine this week is from Leah Bobet’s Above.

  31. Interesting teaser! I’ve no idea what is going on. haha.

    here’s mine!

  32. Oh no! Not a sea witch! That’s almost never good!

    I’m now on Book 5 in The Barsoom Series, The Chessmen of Mars. Here’s my Teaser:

  33. WOW! I’ve never heard of this book, but now I definitely want to know what’s going on and why they have a sea witch coming after them. This was a great teaser. Thank you for sharing.

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

  34. Thanks for the teaser, but it is far too short! I want more!

    Heres mine:

  35. That teaser sounds like it could be spooky. Here is my TT

  36. Thanks for sharing that tasty teaser!

    My TeaserTuesday Post
    Renae @ Rolling with the Moments

  37. Oo, interesting teaser. Love the cover too!

    Here’s my TT for this week:

    Vix @ TToria

  38. Interesting :)
    Here’s my teaser!!
    The Reapers Are The Angels

  39. Claire @ We Have No Boyfriends permalink

    Might have to check this one out!.

    My Teaser Tuesday

  40. My teaser for this Tuesday:

    And I can’t wait to read Wrecked! It looks like such a good book and I love the cover!

  41. Beth F permalink

    I’d be nervously looking around too!

    I’m playing today here.

  42. kzemek permalink

    A sea witch? Does she have a pet shark instead of a black cat?

    Here’s ours:

  43. Very interesting…
    My teaser this week is from Kate Forsyth’s recent release, ‘Bitter Greens’, historical fiction spun from the Rapunzel tale:

  44. Hmm, I wonder what the sea witch is.
    Here’s My Teaser

  45. rubyport permalink

    A sea witch would make me nervous, too!

    Here’s my Teaser!

  46. Definitely perks my curiosity as to what the book is about :)

    My Teaser!

  47. Oh I want to read that book! It looks so good.

    Thanks for the teaser; here’s mine:

  48. This looks good. My teaser is here

  49. good teaser. Sea Witch – looks like an interesting book. :)

    My teaser is up at my blog. Happy reading, all!

  50. Sea witches are always good.

  51. This is a great teaser. Thank you for sharing.
    My teaser is up on BookVenturers. Happy Tuesday. :)

  52. Cool – I wonder what the sea witch looks like? It made me stop and try to imagine it!! :) Here is my TT:

  53. My teaser is from Cathrynne M. Valente’s ‘Girl Who Circumnavigated Fairyland’

  54. With that teaser, I had to look up the book! It looks like a fun read! Thanks for sharing! My teaser is here:

  55. Like the cover :)

    Here’s mine: Realms of an Open Mind

    Happy Reading :)

    ~ Keely ~

  56. My teaser is from a new YA fantasy – Intangible
    e-Volving Books

  57. Uh oh. Run from the sea witch.

    Here is mine

  58. A sea witch?! Sounds like a mermaid story to me! I’m going to have to read this one!
    Here’s my Teaser!

  59. Jessica@a GREAT read permalink


    Here’s my Teaser

  60. the sea witch?

    Trish – My T.T.

  61. Very interesting teaser! Thanks for sharing!
    Here is mine: Mom Reads My Books

  62. melissaseclecticbookshelf permalink

    Sea Witch? That sounds interesting!!

    Here is mine from The Catastrophic History of You and Me!

  63. laya permalink

    Uh-oh, I hope she’s not standing right behind him. :D Interesting teaser!

    Mine’s at

  64. I’m afraid it might be a Little Mermaid knock off. I’d need a bit more. Here’s Mine


    Here’s my Tuesday Teaser! It’s perfect for a laugh out loud read – Have a great week, everyone.

    I’ve not heard of this book, but from the comments, I suppose I should have! Ha. Nice teaser. Thanks for hosting, MizB.

  66. I’m not sure if that is seductive or scary. Great teaser! Here’s my FF

  67. Very tense!. My teasers are from The Prophet by Amanda Stevens and Rebel Fire by Andrew Lane. Happy reading!

  68. Here’s my Teaser Tuesday: My Teaser Tuesday!

  69. Interesting. Sea Witches generally don’t mean good things are coming.

    My teaser is from Unraveling and can be found here.

  70. Interesting teaser. Looks like a good book. Here’s my teaser

  71. stephii91 permalink

    Ooh, nice teaser! :D

    Here’s my TT

  72. starryeyedjen29 permalink

    Great teaser! I’m interested now. :)

    Here’s my teaser. Happy Tuesday!

    • And I haven’t heard of your book! I need to check that one out!

  73. Are sea witchs good or bad? Here is my teaser:


  74. abookdragon permalink

    here’s mine

  75. Nice teaser! I haven’t read this one before, but it’s definitely being added to my shelf now – thank you for sharing! :)

    Here’s mine:

  76. Short but sweet. I really want to read that book it sounds so good.

    Here’s mine:

  77. Tons of teaseres this week. Here is mine

  78. Sea Witch…sounds good.

    Teaser Tuesday

  79. Here is my teaser tuesday…I’m also doing a special Teaser tuesday giveaway on mine today, so go check it out!!!

  80. What a great teaser. Wrecked is on my TBR list.
    My TT

  81. A sea witch?! ;)

    My teaser:

    (once you put a typo in the title it’s there to haunt you…forever)

  82. I’ve never heard of Wrecked before but it sounds amazing!

    My teaser tuesday :)

  83. Hi MizB,

    Your book is new to me, as is its author. I am not sure whether this is one for me or not, but I love your teaser lines, the synopsis is quite intriguing and I love the cover art … it has possibilities!

    Thanks for sharing and for hosting.

    My teaser lines are here:


  84. Ooo I want to read Wrecked :)
    Here’s my teaser:

  85. I haven’t seen that book. Hmmmm…might just have to go get that.
    WTF Are You Reading?: Teaser Tuesday #6…You Know You Want It!!

  86. This is my first time doing a Meme. My link to my teaser is

  87. Love it! Makes me wonder if the sea witch is a real threat or just a joke between them :)

    My teaser is from Fated, which is the start of a new series by Alyson Noel.

  88. Great teaser. I can’t wait to read this book. my TT

  89. Sounds like trouble! Thanks for sharing. My teaser is here</a

  90. Wow, that’s an interesting teaser! Here’s my teaser of Above by Leah Bobet.

  91. rosecityreader permalink

    My teaser is from an intense, but thoughtful non-fiction book:

  92. What a great teaser! I headed straight over to Goodreads to find out more about this book. This is the first time I have joined in on Teaser Tuesdays, and mine is from Dragonflight by Anne McCaffery. You can check it out here:
    Love Rie x

  93. Cool teaser! Wrecked sounds pretty interesting.
    Here’s mine for The Girl In the Clockwork Collar:

    Hope you have a good one,
    Ninja Girl

  94. Excellent teaser! Here’s my teaser from The Wicked and the Just by J. Anderson Coats.

  95. Sea witch? *blinking* My teaser: Hotel on the Corner of Bitter and Sweet by Jamie Ford.

  96. I cannot wait to read Wrecked. It’s been on my TBR list for some time!

    Here is our TT:

  97. Sidne permalink

    That teaser is one of those things that make you go HMMMM,

  98. Great teaser :D Seems like a great book ;)

    Teaser Tuesday #14 – Amazing teasers from The Springsweet :)

  99. That’s a teaser that leaves me wanting more!
    Here’s mine @ The Coffee Pot :D

  100. Ohhhh I’m really looking forward to this book!

    Happy Tuesday! My teaser is here.

  101. You don’t hear a lot of people hiccuping their dialogue these days! Here’s mine:

  102. Oh, a sea witch! My teaser is from A Slave to Sensation today at

  103. Gorgeous cover! I will definitely be back for the giveaway. :-)

    Here’s mine:

  104. Here’s mine from We’ll Always Have Summer by Jenny Han.

  105. Great teaser! I have Wrecked on my TBR list!

    My teaser this week is from “My Soul To Keep” by Rachel Vincent:

  106. Awesome teacher. I would love to read Wrecked!

    Read my teaser from Familiar Ties, a contemporary romance.

  107. vampirebooklover permalink

    Wrecked sounds interesting.

    My IMM

  108. HAH mine has witches in it too! BOTH of them! My week is CRAZY I have four giveaways, five books all featured all fun! AAAAAAAAAAAAH So decided to squeeze TWO totally different genres … well connecected by fantasy but other than that!!! CHECK mine out @ Cabin Goddess TT

  109. Ooo! I like. I haven’t seen many reading this one yet, so I’m very curious about that. Can’t say I’ve found many YA novels with sea witches in them, so that alone intrigues me.

    My Teaser Tuesday

  110. I like the cover of WRECKED! Here’s my teaser!! :)


  111. Whoops. I botched mine up. I’m so un-techy.

    Here’s the correct one: .

  112. I have been wanting to read this book! Thanks for the teaser.

    Reading Lark is featuring teasers this week from Blue Asylum, Insurgent, & Masters of the Veil.

  113. Love your teaser. :) Here is mine:

    Thank you and I hope everyone has a nice day.

    – Beckie

  114. I love a good fairy tale re-telling. Sounds nice and dark.

    Here’s my teaser for the week. Happy reading!

  115. Seems like some dangerous situation there.

    Here’s my Teaser

  116. usagi. permalink

    I can’t wait to read “Wrecked”! You lucky thing. <3

    Here's mine this week, even if belated:

  117. Can’t say I’ve ever seen a sea witch! Interesting teaser. Mine is here:

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