Tuesday, October 27, 2009

Teaser Tuesday 10/27

Teaser Tuesdays is a weekly bookish meme, hosted by MizB of Should Be Reading. Anyone can play along!

Just do the following:

  • Grab your current read
  • Open to a random page
  • Share two (2) “teaser” sentences from somewhere on that page
  • BE CAREFUL NOT TO INCLUDE SPOILERS!
  • Share the title & author, too, so that others can add the book to their TBR Lists if they like your teaser!
My teaser this week is from The Alchemaster's Apprentice by Walter Moers:
Echo groped his way to the back of the cellar and crouched down in a corner just as Ghoolion appeared in the doorway. The cellar was suddenly bathed in multicoloured light by the will-o'-the-wisp lantern in his hand.
Don't you just love the term will-o'-the-wisp?

10 comments:

  1. will o wisp - now how can I integrate that into my everyday vocabulary? I just used accolades the other day - twice! My friends were suitably astounded. :)

    My teaser is up too and showing some world building in a sci fi suspense romance story.

    http://sweetvernalzephyr.blogspot.com/2009/10/tuesday-teaser_27.html

    Happy Tuesday - Miranda

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  2. Oh, sounds kind of spooky. Makes me want to read this book; I will have to add it to my to be read list.
    Here's mine: http://karissabooks.blogspot.com/2009/10/teaser-tuesday-1027.html

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  3. Thanks for visiting me.
    Very Holloweenyyy..(if that' even a word!) good read for this month..

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  4. Mystery, intrigue, magic this is a definite add to the list. My teaser is up here.

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  5. Haven't heard of this one before, but I just love the name "Ghoolion"! Nice teaser.

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  6. Great teaser! Will check out this book...

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  7. Fantastic teaser! This sounds like a good read. Mine is here: http://www.rundpinne.com/2009/10/coppola-pediatric-surgeon-in-iraq.html

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  8. Intriguing teaser...those names are very interesting!

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  9. Very interesting teaser! I followed the link to the Amazon Page and discovered this is the fourth book in the series. I'm definitely adding this series on my TBR list.

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  10. I'm used to will-o-wisp, but it stills works wonderfully as a lantern image. Good teaser.

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