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Tuesday, April 7, 2009

Teaser Tuesday 4-7-2009

TEASER TUESDAYS asks you to: Grab your current read.
Let the book fall open to a random page.
Share with us two (2) “teaser” sentences from that page, somewhere between lines 7 and 12.
You also need to share the title of the book that you’re getting your “teaser” from … that way people can have some great book recommendations if they like the teaser you’ve given!
Please avoid spoilers!

The man's breath smelled like clean dirt. Like most Middle Easterners, he valued cleanliness far more than your typical westerner - even here in the desert, assuming he hadn't been out long enough to have been driven to a city, the man would take care to bathe each day. Ryan could still smell the soap on him. (p26, uncorrected proof, Boneman's Daughter by Ted Dekker)

2 comments:

Tea said...

The Dew Breaker by Edwidge Danticat

1.The mother, thin and short like Ms. Hinds looked as though she was fighting back cries, tears, a tempest of anger, barters with God."

2."I am going now," Nadine said, rising from her seat. "My throne is yours."

Mary said...

Wow, breath that smells like clean dirt. Good teaser.

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