Teaser Tuesday

Teaser Tuesday: The Signature of All Things

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Teaser Tuesday is hosted on the blog 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.
  • DO NOT INCLUDE SPOILERS
  • Share the title & author

The Signature of All Things

Written by Elizabeth Gilbert

She wanted to understand the world, and she made a habit of chasing down information to its last hiding place, as though the fate of nations were at stake in every instance….She not only demanded to know whether mushrooms were plants or animals, but also – when given the answer – demanded to know why this was certain.

page 54

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Teaser Tuesday: Dog On It

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Teaser Tuesday is hosted on the blog 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.
  • DO NOT INCLUDE SPOILERS
  • Share the title & author

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Dog On It: A Chet & Bernie Mystery
Written by Spencer Quinn

“The man was about Bernie’s height but not as broad; he had a goatee, which always caught my attention, and I was staring at it when his smell reached me, the very worse smell in the whole world: cat. The man in our driveway smelled of cat. ”

– page 74

 

Teaser Tuesday: The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks

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The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks
by Rebecca Skloot

“I’ve tried to imagine how she’d feel knowing that her cells went up in the first space missions to see what would happen to human cells in zero gravity, or that they helped with some of the most important advances in medicine: the polio vaccine, chemotherapy, cloning, gene mapping, invitro fertilization. I’m pretty sure that she – like most of us – would be shocked to hear that there are trillions more of her cells growing in laboratories now than there ever were in her body.”

– page 2

Teaser Tuesday: 11/22/63

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I thought it would be fun to start Teaser Tuesdays. It is hosted on the blog 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.
  • DO NOT INCLUDE SPOILERS
  • Share the title & author

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I just started Stephen King’s 11/22/63. So far I really enjoy the book. Here are my two ‘teaser’ sentences:

“Get in touch with your, you know feminine side. Look at me the way women look at other women when they’re judging age.”
– page 19