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Inspired by the grace and beauty of the flamingo, my life reflected by my love of reading, writing and creating.

Teaser Tuesdays (7)


Introduced to me by: Bookworm Barista
Hosted by: Should Be Reading

*Anyone can play ~ Find your current read, share a quote from a random page plus do tell what you're reading. I'm playing because I love quotes!
Remember, you are always welcome to share your teaser in the comments as well. I really enjoyed that Karen did that last time. :) Thanks, Karen! Btw, her book blog is superb so you should check it out here.
For more details be sure to look up how on the links above.

My teaser this Tuesday:

"Would you like a cup of tea?"
It was strange to be inside myself, walking steadily and rigidly past the fence, putting my feet down strongly but without hast that they might have noticed, to be inside and know that they were looking at me; I was hiding very far inside but I could hear them and see them still from one corner of my eye. I wished they were all lying there dead on the ground.


pg. 23, We Have Always Lived In The Castle by Shirley Jackson

*My note:
I had to share this quote since I am really enjoying this book! I've been savoring each little bit. I love the atmosphere of it too. It's been a perfect read for this month.

5 comments:

Heather October 6, 2009 at 11:12 AM  

Intriguing! My teaser is here.

Snowbell October 6, 2009 at 12:24 PM  

Good teaser! I had to look up the book


Here's my Teaser Tuesday

Erin October 6, 2009 at 4:14 PM  

I have no blog. I am blogless, so I will post mine here! I am reading Boy's will be Boy's by Meg Meeker. (hope non-fiction is ok!)

"The key thing is the simple thing: just resolve to spend more time with your sons, whether that time is filled with tension, argument, laughter or silence. All of it is important. Nothing replaces a life lived along side you, his mother or father, NOTHING. And don't be fooled into believing that you can be substituted, because you can't."

Jennifer October 6, 2009 at 6:13 PM  

Oh my! Now I need to know in what situation the person is in.

My teaser is here: http://rundpinne.blogspot.com/2009/10/casting-off-teaser-tuesdays.html

Eva October 18, 2009 at 11:32 AM  

Hi! I'm coordinating the cheerleading for the read-a-thon this year. I can't find your e-mail address on your blog, so I'd love it if you sent me an e-mail (astripedarmchairATgmailDOTcom) so I can have it!
Thanks so much for signing up as a cheerleader! We're going to have lots of fun! :)
**Eva
Co-Host Read-a-Thon Oct. '09
http://astripedarmchair.wordpress.com

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