Tuesday, August 14, 2018

First Chapter Tuesday/Teaser Tuesday - August 14th


Every Tuesday Vicki at I'd Rather Be At the Beach hosts First Chapter First Paragraph Tuesday Intros, where we share the first paragraph or (a few) of a book we are reading or thinking about reading soon. Care to join us?



Teaser Tuesdays is a weekly bookish meme, now being hosted by Ambrosia at The Purple Booker. 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!


This week I'm reading...




First Chapter...

Things are actually going smoothly for once. I can't believe it. Here I am, staying at the house of Polish princess Zamanska (known to her friends as Zou Zou) while Darcy is away and I prepare for my wedding.

Teaser...

I didn't dare count on this, as my mother was the most fickle of creatures and I hadn't been able to count on her since she bolted from my father and me when I was only two. Still, this time I really had saved her bacon, so she jolly well should be grateful enough to pay for some decent clothes for me!

What do you think? Would you keep reading?



12 comments:

  1. I suspect even decent clothes might be asking too much.

    Great teaser! Mine is at http://www.aliceaudrey.com/?p=16182

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  2. I've only read the first in this series. I want to carry on. This one sounds great. This week I am featuring A Study in Death by Anna Lee Huber. Happy reading!

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  3. Great descriptions...I am eager to find out what happens. Thanks for sharing,and here's mine: “AN UNWANTED GUEST”

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  4. i'm looking forward to reading this one. I've enjoyed quite a few of the books in this series. I think this might wrap it up - not sure of that.

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  5. Not sure about this one. The cover style is great, but I'm not a big weddings fan

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  6. I'm seeing this book all over the place. Got it on my list now.

    My TT from The Book Of M

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  7. I rarely read romance etc. so I'd probably pass on this.

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  8. I kept reading it. I love this cozy mystery series. See what I'm featuring this week at Girl Who Reads

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  9. Oh yes, I'd like to try this one; sounds fun.

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  10. Hi Yvonne!

    Sounds like a lot of deaths (maybe murders) are going to occur!

    Here's my Tuesday post link! ;-)

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  11. I loved this one! That teaser cracked me up. Her mother is so maddening. I hope you're enjoying this one!

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