Tuesday, July 14, 2009

Teaser Tuesday: Sons and Lovers

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!
    Please avoid spoilers!
My Two Teaser Sentences (pg. 230)

She suddenly became aware of his keen blue eyes upon her, taking her all in. Instantly her broken boots and her frayed old frock hurt her.


  1. I love that! I think I would love the writing style of that book...

  2. I remember really enjoying "Sons and Lovers" when I read it years ago. I think it might be his best book. Nice teasers.

  3. This has been on my "Someday" list forever. Great teaser!

  4. I've always wanted to read Sons and Lovers. Thanks for the reminder that it's still out there! Thanks also for visiting my blog today. Yours is beautiful.

  5. Rose City ReaderJuly 14, 2009 at 9:12 PM

    Great teaser! My, what a racy cover your copy has! I read this in college and I think mine was a plain Modern Library edition. No steam at all.

  6. Good teaser -- I read that book years ago. Your blog is looking good!