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. Share the title of the book that you’re getting your “teaser” from. Please avoid spoilers

"At home, she was well into reading "The Grave Digger's Handbook" with papa. They would circle the words she couldn't understand and take them down to the basement the next day. She thought it was enough. It was not enough."

Pg 75

"Silence was requested by a man on the podium. His uniform was shiny brown. The iron was practically still on it. The silence began."

Pg 110

The Book Thief by Markus Zusak

Head on over to MizB's at Should Be Reading to see other teasers.

I am just starting to read The Book Thief so these teasers are even teasing me. What are you reading today?


  1. I hope you are enjoying (if you can use that word for this book) The Book Thief. It's pretty powerful.

  2. I've been wanting to read this. Looking forward to seeing what you think.
    Here's my teaser

  3. Nice teasers, but I LOVE your header photo!! Did you take that?

  4. I loved The Book Thief.

  5. I thought this was a wonderful book! Enjoy.

  6. Thanks everyone.

    Cheryl - the header is actually clip art photo from microsoft publisher. I wish I had taken it.

  7. I can't wait to read this. I wonder when I will find time.
    I have heard nothing but good about it.

  8. sounds good, great teaser!
    i've heard good things about this book.



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