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Tuesday, August 19, 2008

Teaser Tuesday

Teaser Tuesdays asks you to:

Grab your current read.
Let the book fall open to a random page.
Share with us two (2) “teaser” sentences from that page, somewhere between lines 7 and 12.

You also need to share the title of the book that you’re getting your “teaser” from … that way people can have some great book recommendations if they like the teaser you’ve given!

My teasers:

"All of their troubles suddenly seemed to disappear, for now they could see with their own eyes what they had only dreamed about for months, sometimes years. From two thousand feet above sea level they saw a vast stretch of orchards, endless fields of grapes, cotton, and tomatoes, and as far as the eye could see in any direction, green--so much green it was hard to believe after life in the Panhandle."

From page 22, Children of the Dust Bowl: The True Story of the School at Weedpatch Camp, by Jerry Stanley.

Check out other Teaser Tuesdays at Should Be Reading.

1 comment:

Carrie said...

That sounds like a very good book - I'm going to have to pick it up.

Found you through the Teaser Tuesdays at Should be Reading.