Teaser Tuesday 12
20 April 2010
This is how it works:
- 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!
Here goes from The Children’s Book by A. S. Byatt. More than the backfiring cars, the early morning starts or the red light on that hotel ceiling sensor that just wouldn’t stop flashing, this was responsible for a fair few of my sleepless nights last week.
She reminded him of something. He remembered what it was. It was the puppet Olimpia, from the brilliant performance of Anselm Stern, Olimpia who was an automaton – a puppet playing a puppet, where the other characters had been lifelike. (p. 134)