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Tuesday, November 16, 2010

Teaser Tuesday: The Queen's Bastard

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 "teaser” sentences from somewhere on that page

The Queen's Bastard (The Inheritors' Cycle, Book 1)He cannot help himself, though: he believes in his daughter, and so adds, "If I'm wrong about her, my head for it."
It's careless, meant to show loyalty, but something cool comes into Lorraine's eyes again, and Robert is once more reminded that he stands in the presence of royalty. ~pg.330


fredamans said...

Great teaser!

gautami tripathy said...

Wonderful teaser! Sounds like a good read.

Teaser Tuesday: Trapped on Mystery Island by John Howard Reid

Jennifer said...

Fantastic teaser! My TT:

Tribute Books Mama said...

Here is my teaser from "The Lodestone Book One: The Sea of Storms" by Mark Whiteway (Prologue):

It was early in the afternoon, when Kal first saw the flying rock.

Well, perhaps "flying" was a slight exaggeration; a subtle embellishment that he might have used later when trying to impress his younger brother, or his friends after third-day prayers. It was a least enough to break Kal out of his reverie. Hymarr's reaction was the last thing he had expected.

He has been rehearsing in his mind for days beforehand how he would ask her to accompany him to the Spring Gratitude Service. That morning, as he lay in his bedchamber, before even Ali-Gan, the yellow sun, has risen over the western horizon, he determined that today was going to be the day.

Mad Scientist said...

A book I need to get. The title really yells at you saying, Interesting! Nice Teaser.

Stop by and check out my Reading Bucket List Challenge for 2011. It is in the works but I welcome suggestions.

Mad Scientist