Monday, August 5, 2013

Teaser Tuesdays/First Chapter Tuesdays - August 6th

Every Tuesday Diane at Bibliophile By the Sea 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?

If you'd like to play along on Teaser Tuesdays, just click the button above.

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!

This week I'm reading...

Bum, A Dog That Chose San Diego As Home

A steamship from San Francisco, the Santa Rosa, arrived in San Diego, and a stowaway disembarked along with some of the other passengers. It was a dog described as a St. Bernard-Spaniel mix that had the good sense to decide that San Diego looked like a good place to settle down.


  1. Lovely dog! Thanks for sharing, here's mine!

  2. I like that intro and he is a cutie; I'd keep reading. Thanks for joining us again this week Yvonne.

  3. I've heard stories about some dogs who've managed a long distance trip on their own! Sounds good. Enjoy!

  4. Love the cover! Here is my TT

  5. I'd follow this dog into San Diego, Yes!

  6. Who can resist a dog story? :-)

  7. Sounds like a cute story! I want to know more...and here's MY TUESDAY MEMES POST

  8. This sounds like a feel-good book that I'd love. I've heard of dogs who took long journeys to find their owners but never one who stowed away on a boat!
    Here's my Teaser: Tougher Than the Rest

  9. Great choice, Yvonne. I'd keep reading. Here's my Tuesday post:

  10. Must... stop... commenting.. and go to work!
    Sounds like a fun read!
    Here's my Teaser Tuesday Absent by Katie Williams
    Mei @ Diary of a Fair Weather Diver

  11. I'm more of a cat person than dog person, so probably wouldn't pick this one up. My teaser: Sleeping With the Entity

  12. This sounds like it could be a funny read. Loved the cover. My TT can be seen here:

  13. I love dog books! Although for some reason most of them are super sad.

    My Teaser Tuesday

    I love your blog. You review a lot of unique books. New Bloglovin follower. :)

  14. Love to read this one.


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