May 11, 2010

Teaser Tuesdays #14

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! 

I haven't done this meme for a month, so now I'm sharing 2 teasers:

"A blue starry sky glittered on the ceiling, but it wasn’t a solid field of blue. Rather, the sky was painted in a strange swirling pattern."

The Red Pyramid


Rick Riordan

"I chanced a glance around the corner and was rewarded with an explosion of chipped stone, three shells hitting within centimeters of my face, I whipped backward, cheek stinging. I sat for a moment and contemplated something that could react that fast, that accurately, for whom shadows and rain and my own expertise meant nothing"

The Electric Church


Jeff Somers


  1. I am more than half way through The Red Pyramid and have it as my teaser as well today.
    The Electric Church sound very exciting too.

    Great teasers

  2. Third mention of the Rick Riordan book. I think I am going to have to have a closer look at it!

    My teaser is here this week.

  3. Ok, I'm getting the idea that I should be reading Rick Riordan! He's everywhere today.

  4. The second one sounds like my kind of book!! Wrote it down :)
    HERE is my teaser for this week!

  5. Ooo I like the 1st one best :)

    Here is my Teaser Tuesday :)

  6. Both very good teasers! My husband is dying to read the Red Pyramid.

  7. I would definitely read both of those books. Great teasers. I have two this week at The Crowded Leaf.

  8. The 3rd time I've seen the Red Pyramid today!

  9. Both are great teasers, but I am a Riordan fan, so I'm loving that one!

    Our teaser is at BookSake.

  10. Ah! I want to read the Red Pyramid now! I read the most amazing book this week. I had used it for my Teaser Tuesday and loved it so much I decided to post my review today. Feel free to head over to my blog and check it out at and post your teaser in my comments!

    Emma Michaels