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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 Tuesday (10): Shiver by Maggie Stiefvater


Introduced to me by: Blue Duck Book Reviews
Hosted by: MizB of Should be reading

*Anyone can play ~ Find your current read, share a quote from a random page plus do tell what you're reading.
*Remember, you are always welcome to share your teaser in the comments as well.
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My teaser:

For a brief moment, time stood still. Not really still. It sort of danced and shimmered in place, the lights flickering and dimming before reappearing. If that moment had been a real thing, it would've been a butterfly, flapping and fluttering toward the sun.


~pg. 236 in Shiver by Maggie Stiefvater

My thoughts:

In this book , the imagery is amazing! I have felt moments like these, perhaps even many times but wouldn't attempt to describe them - only feel them and let them pass. This is an incredible description that I will ponder as it will forever be fused into my memory now.

6 comments:

jlshall July 27, 2010 at 10:07 AM  

Interesting. Now and then, I sort of wish time would stand still for a while! I've been hearing a lot about this one lately. Excellent teaser!

Here’s mine.

emmegailsbookshelf July 27, 2010 at 10:11 AM  

Awesome teaser! I've heard a lot about this one - maybe I'll have to check it out! TFS! Here's my TT.

audreyscountrycrafts July 27, 2010 at 10:35 AM  

What a lovely teaser! I like the photo too :)


HERE is my teaser for this week.

Brooke from The Bluestocking Guide July 27, 2010 at 11:16 AM  

This book sounds incredible.


Here is mine

Lu July 27, 2010 at 2:24 PM  

Excellent teaser! Pretty butterfly :)

Julie August 6, 2010 at 7:17 PM  

I'm so glad y'all stopped by today! I missed yet another Tues. just this last week but I'll be back again soon. :)

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