Teaser Tuesdays

Teaser Tuesdays: The Mask Diaries

Teaser Tuesdays: The Mask Diaries

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The Mask Diaries by Abhinav Goel is one of my more interesting reads of late. I have been reading it over the weekend, and am quite intrigued by what seems to be a very unusual story about a dysfunctional father and son relationship. Here’s a teaser:

Teaser Tuesdays: Sharp Objects

Teaser Tuesdays: Sharp Objects

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I’ve been reading Sharp Objects – Gillian Flynn’s début novel, and I am torn at how much I admire her dreamy, descriptive writing style, and how repulsed I am by some of the goings-on in this book.

Teaser Tuesdays: A Brief History of Seven Killings

Teaser Tuesdays: A Brief History of Seven Killings

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I have been reading last year’s Man Booker award winner – A Brief History of Seven Killings by Marlon James for the past couple of weeks. Let me tell ya, there is nothing brief about it.

Teaser Tuesdays: A Knight of the Seven Kingdoms

Teaser Tuesdays: A Knight of the Seven Kingdoms

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I am really loving all this back story into the Targaryen family that I am getting reading these various prequels to A Song of Ice and Fire. Dangerous Women that I read last year was fantastic, dramatic, and bloodthirsty all at the same time.

Teaser Tuesdays: The Blue Between Sky and Water

Teaser Tuesdays: The Blue Between Sky and Water

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Being a mother of two children who are mad about Kinder Joy eggs, reading this excerpt from The Blue Between Sky and Water by Susan Abulhawa made me feel so immeasurably sad.

Here, a small child from the Gaza strip mourns the loss of Kinder Joy eggs when they are under siege by the Israelis.

Teaser Tuesdays: City of Glass

Teaser Tuesdays: City of Glass

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Am on a binge-reading session of Cassandra Clare’s The Mortal Instruments series, and while the books have their flaws, I love the snark element in some of the characters – especially Magnus Bane is a fast favorite with me.

Here’s an excerpt from the third book in the series – City of Glass.