Teaser Tuesdays

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.

Teaser Tuesdays: Pretties

Teaser Tuesdays: Pretties

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After sitting on the fence for ages, I finally started and zipped through the second book in ...

Teaser Tuesdays: Snow Falling on Cedars

Teaser Tuesdays: Snow Falling on Cedars

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This book was on my TBR list for the longest time. Finally, I got around to it a couple of weeks ago, and all I can tell you right now, is that it is definitely worth the wait.

This book is primarily about the isolation and discrimination against the Japanese living in USA during the time of World War 2.

Here’s an excerpt where he beautifully describes the landscape while at the same time talking about the futility of fighting over land.

Teaser Tuesdays: City of Bones

Teaser Tuesdays: City of Bones

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I've been reading this book all weekend, and it's pretty addictive and enjoyable. I particularly enjoy the ...

Teaser Tuesdays: The Martian

Teaser Tuesdays: The Martian

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After the intensity of The Lives of Others, Mark Watney (the protagonist)’s wisecracks in The Martian come as a breath of fresh air. Even though he is stranded all alone on Mars, he retains his sense of humor and how!

At first, this writing style was a bit unexpected, but now I am just racing through these pages and enjoying this book.