Tuesday, January 3, 2012

Teaser Tuesday: The Juliet Spell

My Teaser, from page 33:

     "Have ye no beer?"
     "How old are you?" I asked him.
     "Sixteen, near seventeen."
     "You have to be twenty-one to drink beer in California," I said.
     "Twenty-one? What the hell for?" he asked. "Are ye savages?"

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From the Back Cover:

I wanted the role of Juliet more than anything. I studied hard. I gave a great reading for it—even with Bobby checking me out the whole time. I deserved the part.

I didn't get it. So I decided to level the playing field, though I actually might have leveled the whole play. You see, since there aren't any Success in Getting to Be Juliet in Your High School Play spells, I thought I'd cast the next best—a Fame spell. Good idea, right?

Yeah. Instead of bringing me a little fame, it brought me someone a little famous. Shakespeare. Well, Edmund Shakespeare. William's younger brother.

Good thing he's sweet and enthusiastic about helping me with the play...and—ahem—maybe a little bit hot. But he's from the past. Way past. Cars amaze him—cars! And cell phones? Ugh.

Still, there's something about him that's making my eyes go star-crossed....

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!


  1. Sounds like an interesting premise. Funny teaser, too! Thanks for sharing. My teaser is here.

  2. Made me laugh but not sure it would be my cup of tea.

  3. Very funny! Love it....thanks for sharing.

    Here's MY TT POST and

  4. Great teaser! I wonder who the boy is and where's he from. Here is my TT.

  5. Hi Jenny,

    I'm not sure that this is a book I would be rushing out to buy, but it is an interesting storyline and the teaser lines made me smile.

    It set me to thinking who I would want to resurrect from the past,if I could cast a spell?

    Thanks for sharing


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