Tuesday, November 6, 2012

Teaser Tuesday (Nov 6th, 2012)

Teaser Tuesday is a weekly bookish event held by MizB at Should Be Reading
Anyone can join in – 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 and author too, so that other TT participants can add the book to their To Be Read (TBR) lists if they like your teasers!

My teaser today is taken from the long-term reading project I'm engaged in with Robert Jordan's fantasy novel, "The Eye Of The World"

Here's my teaser, taken from the very first lines of the book:

"The palace still shook occasionally as the earth rumbled in memory, groaned as if it would deny what had happened. Bars of sunlight cast through rents in the walls made motes of dust glitter where they yet hung in the air."

Hope you liked it! Let me know what you think, and share your teasers too in a comment.


Angela said...

Good teaser! Although a few pages over where Rand is speaking with the woman in his life is pretty awesome too!


Allison Kirk said...

I like how in books dust glitters, it just looks gross when it's in my house! But really, good teaser! Thanks for stopping by Alli's World at

The Readdicts said...

That's a nice teaser, Duncan! I hope you're enjoying the book.
Thanks for stopping by our TT post earlier. :)

Sarika @ The Readdicts

Jenny said...

Great visual teaser. Hope you're able to finish your book soon and it isn't too long term.

Thanks for stopping by Book Sojourner!

Tribute Books Mama said...

A good teaser!

Sandy Nachlinger said...

Beautiful writing! I love "motes of dust glitter." I can just see that!
My Teaser is from SLIGHTLY CRACKED.

Diana said...

Beautifully put! Nice teaser. Thanks for sharing and dropping by our blog!

Diana @ BookVenturers

Felicia said...

Interesting description. Nice teaser.

Thanks for stopping by
@ Livin' Life Through Books

Lizzy said...

That teaser does a great job of describing the aftermath of an earthquake (I'm assuming that's what it's refering to). Thanks for stopping by my blog :)

Andrea @The Bookish Babes said...

Sounds like a great adventure. Thanks for sharing!

Beth said...

Great teaser! Thanks for stopping by.

Aseel Naji said...

Nice teaser!
Thanks for sharing and visiting my blog!

sarabara081 @ Forever 17 Books said...

Those are some excellent lines to start a book! Thanks for sharing. :)

Thanks for stopping by my post!

~Sara @ Forever 17 Books

The Golden Eagle said...

Those are some great descriptions. Love your teaser! :)

Vonnie Rivera said...

Ooh I like the details!

Sunny Kern said...

A great Tease from one of my favorite novels! Thanks for stopping by SunnyReads earlier this week!!

Lianne @ said...

Hope you're enjoying the novel! I read it last year for the first time (after hearing about the series for many years xP).

Thanks for dropping by my blog earlier this week!

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