Tuesday, November 29, 2011

Teaser Tuesday: Touch of Power


This week my teaser comes from Touch of Power by Maria V. Snyder: Laying hands upon the injured and dying, Avry of Kazan assumes their wounds and diseases into herself. But rather than being honored for her skills, she is hunted. That description alone is a teaser, isn't it? This is a real page-turner. Good solid fantasy with great characters. I really liked it and will post my review later this week. Meanwhile, from page 17:


    
     He unlocked the cell. The door swung open. By this time, I had reached the back wall.
     Straightening, he gestured. "Come on."
     I didn't move.
     "Do you want to be executed?"
     "Some things are worse than death," I said.




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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 "teaser” sentences from somewhere on that page

BE CAREFUL NOT TO INCLUDE SPOILERS! Share the title & author, too, so that others can add the book to their TBR Lists!

10 comments:

  1. Excellent teaser, Jenny. Looking forward to your review. Me: The Christmas Clock

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  2. Now that is what I call a real teaser. Great set up and great selection!

    If interested,
    My Teaser Smooth Talking Stranger and Lisa Kleypas backlist book giveaway

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  3. Great teaser! Who is this guy that going with him is worse than death?! Thanks for sharing. If you get a chance, my teaser is here

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  4. I'm so behind - I still need to read Snyder's Study series.

    My teaser is here.

    Kat
    Wit and Sin

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  5. Great teaser! That cover is beautiful.

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  6. A great teaser, thanks for sharing.

    here's mine:

    http://tributebooksmama.blogspot.com/2011/11/teaser-tuesday_29.html

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  7. Thanks for leaving a comment on http://historyandwomen.com. It led me to your wonderful blog and I'm now a follower. Brava!

    And I love Jamie Fraser too!

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  8. Great teaser! This book sounds really good. :)

    Here's mine:

    http://jaimeliredeslivres.blogspot.com/2011/11/teaser-tuesday-9-tempest.html

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