Tuesday, June 15, 2010

Teaser Tuesdays (18)

Teaser Tuesdays is a weekly meme hosted by MizB at Should Be Reading. Anyone can play along! Just do the following:

Grab your current read

Open to a random page

Share two (2) “teaser” sentences from somewhere on that page

BE CAREFUL NOT TO INCLUDE SPOILERS! (make sure that what you share doesn’t give too much away! You don’t want to ruin the book for others!)

Share the title & author, too, so that other TT participants can add the book to their TBR Lists if they like your teasers!

My teaser this week:

"My breath caught in my throat, and my vision swam. This place wasn't like the graveyard in my dream: it was the graveyard in my dream."

Shadow Hills by Anastasia Hopcus
p. 16

Since her sister’s mysterious death, Persephone “Phe” Archer has been plagued by a series of disturbing dreams. Determined to find out what happened to her sister, Phe enrolls at Devenish Prep in Shadow Hills, Massachusetts—the subject of her sister’s final diary entry. After stepping on campus, Phe immediately realizes that there’s something different about this place—an unexplained epidemic that decimated the town in the 1700s, an ancient and creepy cemetery, and gorgeous boy Zach—and somehow she’s connected to it all.  But the more questions she asks and the deeper she digs, the more entangled Phe becomes in the haunting past of Shadow Hills. Finding what links her to this town…might cost her her life.
I am really enjoying this book so far. What is your book teaser this week?


  1. that sounds a bit spooky. Sometimes that happens to me though, I go somewhere and I am sure that I have dreamt about it

  2. My TT doesn't post for a few more hours, but I did mine on the same book ;-) Very cool. I'm really enjoying it so far!

  3. ohhh! Great teaser. I have been waiting patiently for this one. I am so excited. I look forward to your review!

  4. Can't wait to read Shadow Hills!

  5. I have seen this a couple times now, I really need to get my hands on this book! Nice teaser!

    My TT is here.

  6. Great teaser! I have pre-ordered this book and can't wait for it to arrive. My teaser is from Naamah's Curse by Jacqueline Carey.

  7. Shades of Salem's Lot as far as the cemetery goes!

    My teaser's at http://hampshireflyer.wordpress.com/2010/06/15/teaser-tuesday-17/

  8. Oh, man. I've been waiting for this book!
    This is mine.

  9. It is so cool to see a teaser from MY book! Wow! Thanks for picking Shadow Hills this week!


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