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Teaser Tuesdays – Angels and Demons, Dan Brown

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!

“You’re definitely going to hell.”  “And I’ll be taking the Pulitzer with me.” p. 290, “Angels and Demons,” Dan Brown.

Angels & Demons (Robert Langdon, #1)

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Teaser Tuesdays – The Nimble Man, Christopher Golden and Thomas E. Sniegoski

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!

Within the silent halls of the Boston Antiquities Museum, the shadows were in motion.  Red alarm sensors shone brightly but recorded nothing out of the ordinary.  p. 1, “The Nimble Man,” Christopher Golden and Thomas E. Sniegoski.

The Nimble Man (The Menagerie, #1)

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Teaser Tuesdays – A Most Peculiar Malaysian Murder, Shamini Flint

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!

The accused, Chelsea Liew, was in court.  She sat on a wooden bench in a wooden box, handcuffed to a police woman.  p. 3, A Most Peculiar Murder – Shamini Flint

A Most Peculiar Malaysian Murder

 

I am several reviews overdue.  Work has been keeping me busy since coming back home, and I haven’t really had time to update.  The reviews are coming though.  Soon.

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Teaser Tuesdays – High Fidelity, Nick Hornby

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!

Tuesday night I reorganized my record collection; I often do this at periods of emotional stress.  There are some people who would find this a pretty dull way to spend the evening, but I’m not one of them. p. 54, High Fidelity – Nick Hornby

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Teaser Tuesdays – Died in the Wool, Ngaio Marsh

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!

Put it this way.  If factual evidence doesn’t produce a motive, isn’t it at least possible that something might come out of our collective idea of Flossie? p. 22, “Died in the Wool” – Ngaio Marsh.

Died in the Wool

I’m about 4 reviews overdue.  Sometime tomorrow hopefully I’ll be caught up and will upload them.

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Teaser Tuesdays – Overture to Death, Ngaio Marsh

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!

Jocelyn Jernigham was a good name.  The seventh Jocelyn thought so as he stood at his study window and looked down the vale at Pen Cuckoo toward that precise spot where the spire of Salisbury Cathedral could be seen through field-glasses on a clear day.  p. 11, “Overture to Death” – Ngaio Marsh

Overture to Death

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Teaser Tuesdays – Green Hills of Africa

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!

It is slop not on purpose but because it is hurried.  Because they write when there is nothing to say or no water in the well.  p. 23 “Green Hills of Africa” – Ernest Hemingway

Green Hills of Africa

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