Archive | July, 2013

Teaser Tuesday

9 Jul

Teaser Tuesday is a weekly bookish meme hosted by Should Be Reading.

Rules
  • 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!

Teaser

Book: I am still going with A Prayer for Owen Meany by John Irving. I’m definitely enjoying it, just finding it hard to find time to read, and also the chapters are really long which I find always means I take longer to read books! I’m up to page 262, and my teaser is from page 315.

Every spring there are dandelions; they always remind me of the spring term of 1960 – the burgeoning of that old decade that seemed so new to Owen Meany and me. that was the spring when the Search Committee found a new headmaster. That was the decade that would defeat us.

A Prayer for Owen Meany - John Irving

A Prayer for Owen Meany – John Irving

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