Tuesday, September 28, 2010

Teaser Tuesday: Hunger

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 if they like your teaser!

This week my teaser comes from Hunger, which I downloaded from NetGalley. This book has an interesting premise: How will an anorexic seventeen-year-old girl from the suburbs fare as Famine, one of the Four Horsemen of the Apocalypse?  And as I am just starting this book, this is a true teaser for both you and me. From page 8:

HungerLisa just didn't want to leave a mess. Even if she had overdosed, as she had originally planned, she would have died neatly in her own bed. Lisa tried her best to be considerate.


  1. Great teaser!! I also downloaded Hunger! I haven't read it yet so I am curious to see what you think of it.

  2. What an interesting teaser. I have this book to review and this has made me want to read it next :)

    Come see what Teaser I chose

  3. I've been wanting to read this one, it sounds dark and interesting, and the sequel looks great as well. Thanks for the teaser!

  4. What a powerful teaser! It makes me very intrigued to see what the rest of the book is about.

  5. Hmmm....considerate and suicide don't seem to go together. Interesting teaser! My TT from Linger is here.

    From the Shadows

  6. Interesting teaser!! I get the feeling that this book is a bit on the dark side.

    Mine TEASER is from "Perchance to Dream" by Lisa Mantchev.


  7. Intriguing teaser - will look forward to hearing more about this book.

  8. very intriguing and creepy. thanks for sharing!

  9. Good teaser. I have seen a few from Hunger today.

  10. Happy Teaser Tuesday everybody! Hope you will check out my teaser for Tempted (House of Night #6) by PC Cast and Kristin Cast! by the way anyone who features my novel The Thirteenth Chime on a Teaser Tuesday can add there blog link here and they will be featured on my Facebook and Twitter!

    Emma Michaels

  11. This book caught my interest as soon as I saw that the main girl is famine. Great teaser. Hope the book is as good as its premise.

    This week my teaser is from "The Invisible Order: Rise of the Darklings" and can be found here.

    Also while you are there, please check out my Halloween Giveaway.

  12. I absolutely loved Hunger, and I enjoyed this teaser...great pick :)

  13. Sounds like an interesting book. Sad that she feels the need to be considerate in this way.

    Thanks for stopping by my teaser.


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