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Teaser Tuesday (03.23.10)

March 22, 2010
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teasertuesdays31Teaser Tuesdays is a weekly event hosted by MizB at Should Be Reading. It’s easy enough to play along, just follow the Teaser Tuesdays link for rules.

Today’s teaser comes from The Lovely Bones by Alice Sebold.

Buckley was still a little boy who my father could, with patience and a bit of maneuvering, get up on his shoulders so that they could be a typical father and son. But he now saw in Lindsey what brought a double pain. I was the little girl in the tub, a toddler being held up to the sink, a girl who had forever stopped just short of sitting as my sister did now. (p. 162)

What are you teasing us with today?

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18 Comments leave one →
  1. March 22, 2010 10:26 pm

    Sigh. I really shoudl read this book!

    Here is mine
    http://limpetsandpenguins.blogspot.com/2010/03/teaser-tuesday-100323.html

  2. March 22, 2010 10:29 pm

    Excellent choice of teaser. The Lovely Bones is one of those rare novels that stays with you long after it has been read. My TT: http://www.rundpinne.com/2010/03/teaser-tuesdays-songbird-under-german.html

  3. March 22, 2010 11:12 pm

    Such grief. This really was a good book.

    Mine is at The Introverted Reader.

  4. March 23, 2010 1:21 am

    Great book excellent teaser. Hope you enjoy it

  5. March 23, 2010 4:00 am

    I have owned this book for years. Never even read the first page! I really should make an effort to read some of my own books!

    My teaser is here

  6. kaye permalink
    March 23, 2010 5:27 am

    I won this one and haven’t gotten it yet. So looking forward to reading it. I hope you are enjoying it. Have a great week and happy reading! Here’s my teaser

  7. March 23, 2010 5:43 am

    I loved this book when I read it years ago. I really need to read it again. Thanks for the wonderful reminder.

    My teaser is here:
    http://abookhoarder.blogspot.com/2010/03/teaser-tuesdays.html

  8. March 23, 2010 5:50 am

    This book is so good. Great teaser. My teasers are at The Crowded Leaf.

  9. March 23, 2010 6:20 am

    That was such a great book. Wonderful teaser.

    My teaser

  10. March 23, 2010 8:56 am

    I’ve heard so much about this book, great teaser. Kaye-the road goes ever ever on

  11. March 23, 2010 9:03 am

    I’ve seen a lot about this book and movie

    Kaye-the road goes ever ever on

  12. March 23, 2010 10:13 am

    I read that book when it first came out–so good!

    My TT is here.

  13. March 23, 2010 11:12 am

    I’ve heard that this book is really good – but I just can’t bring myself to read it. Though I can’t believe I’d miss a Peter Jackson movie, I think I’ll pass on that as well. Too much grief.

  14. March 23, 2010 12:24 pm

    The Lovely Bones is a great book. It definitely stays with you. Very nice choice of teasers.

  15. March 23, 2010 12:56 pm

    Great teaser! Enjoy :)

    Here is my teaser for today.

    ♥Isalys

  16. March 23, 2010 2:19 pm

    I still can’t decide if I want to read this. Heard great things about it, and the trailer looked appealing for the movie..I hope that you enjoy your book. Here’s My Teaser

  17. March 23, 2010 5:46 pm

    so sad.. but such a great book, I hope you’re loving it!

  18. justbookreading permalink
    March 23, 2010 6:34 pm

    I read this years ago and, while I liked it, I don’t think I’ll ever read it again. It’s a tough book to read because of the subject, at least it was for me.

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