Tuesday, September 24, 2013
Teaser Tuesday #15 The Chessmen of Mars
To participate you grab your current read, open to a random page and share (2) teaser sentences from somewhere on that page. BE CAREFUL NOT TO INLUDE SPOILERS (Make sure what you share doesn't give too much away. You don't want to ruin the book for others). Share the title and author.
"Tara of Helium," said the warrior, dropping to one knee, "your words are as food to my hungry heart," and he took her fingers in his and pressed them to his lips.
Gently she raised him to his feet. "You need not tell me, kneeling," she said, softly.
The Chessmen of Mars p. 145
This is vintage sci-fi, and a book I haven't read in many moons. It was always my favorite of the Mars series, although I have to say reading it as an adult is a different experience. Its a little weird, a little fun and definetly interesting. I found this used and wanted to read it again to see how it holds up.
What is your teaser?
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Definitely looks interesting :)ReplyDelete
Thanks for stopping! :)Delete
He has a way with words! My teaser comes from Strong Poison by Dorothy Sayers.ReplyDelete
Yeah he's rather taken with her. :) Thanks for visiting!Delete
Wow, that's an oldie but goodie. I like how you jump around and read all sorts of genres. Good for you! Thanks for sharing.ReplyDelete
Yeah I tend to do that lately! :) All over the map. Have a great day Rita!!Delete
Very intriguing teaser! It's always interesting going back and reading something you read as a child and how your perception of it changes as an adult.ReplyDelete
Thanks for stopping by my teaser earlier!
Wendy @ Escape Into Fiction
Yes it is! I have some favorites from childhood (like this one) that read just a tad bit different now, and I'm wondering if maybe I should just leave those memories alone ha ha. Something different though!Delete
Huuu, sounds good. Hope you are enjoying it! Thank you!ReplyDelete
If you'd like to stop by, I have a teaser up as well...
Thanks Melissa! I'll be right over... have a good weekDelete