Tuesday, July 10, 2012

Teaser Tuesdays: The Upper Room

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!
This weeks teasers is from The Upper Room by Mary Monroe
Ruby reached down inside the front of her dress and pulled a knotted handkerchief from her bosom.  Fussing, she undid the knot with her teeth.  Unwrapping the handkerchief, she revealed a crumpled one-dollar bill, four more pennies and a stick of bubble gum.
          -page 104 (eBook version)

Don't forget to post a link to your teaser!

I want to read it.


  1. ...and what exactly is she going to do with $1.04? Not enough for bus or metro fare, unless this takes place in a different time period.

    1. I don't know. What makes it worse is that she is in a taxi.

  2. All I got to say is Ruby is a MESS, she is a Mess. got to read the prequel. How Ruby all became. It is GReat!!