Teaser Tuesdays – February 22, 2011

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A Discovery of Witches by Deborah E. Harkness

The vampire believed that monogenesis explained everything – or at least he had in 1859. Matthew thought it was possible that daemons, humans, vampires, and witches shared common ancestors.


Delirium by Lauren Oliver

Even then she refused the procedure and the comfort it would give her, and on the day the cure was to be administered it took four scientists and several needles full of tranquilizer before she would submit, before she would stop scratching with her long, sharp nails, which had gone uncut for weeks, and screaming and cursing and calling for Thomas. I watched them come for her, to bring her to the labs; I sat in the corner, terrified, while she spit and hissed and kicked, and I thought of my mom and dad.

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6 Responses to Teaser Tuesdays – February 22, 2011

  1. Sandy
    Twitter: youvegottaread
    says:

    Hope you are enjoying Delirium! I am on hold right now for The Discovery of Witches on audio!
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    • CarrieK
      Twitter: booksandmovies
      says:

      Sandy – I am enjoying Delirium! Wish I could just sit down and read it straight through, but I have way too much going on right now.

  2. Rebecca Rasmussen
    Twitter: thebirdsistersgmail.com
    says:

    Ooh these are both great teasers!!! :)t

  3. Marg
    Twitter: MargReads
    says:

    I am really looking forward to reading A Discovery of Witches. The more I hear about it the more I want to read it!
    Marg´s last post ..Library Loot- February 23 to March 1

    • CarrieK
      Twitter: booksandmovies
      says:

      Marg – it is really good – I love the Oxford setting, and then you add in the paranormal – it’s like this book was made for me!

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