Tuesday, January 26, 2010

Tuesday Teaser - Jan. 26, 2010

Teaser Tuesdays is a weekly event hosted by MizB of Should Be Reading.

Here is how it works:
Grab your current read
Open to a random pageShare two (2 or 3) “teaser” sentences from somewhere on that page
BE CAREFUL NOT TO INCLUDE SPOILERS! (make sure that what you share doesn’t give too much away! You don’t want to ruin the book for others!)
Share the title & author, too, so that others can add the book to their TBR Lists if they like your teasers!

My teaser this week comes from Sue Grafton's U is for Undertow (pg. 39):

Prior to immigrating, he was engaged in the manufacturing of inlet valves and flotation devices for toilets, and while he'd amassed a fortune, the source of his money ruled out acceptance in polite society. At a lawn party, really, how could one converse with a toilet valve magnate?


fredamans said...



Brooke from The Bluestocking Guide said...


Here is mine

Julie said...

Very funny! Here's mine:

Sweet Vernal Zephyr said...

Oh my! I would think it would be a much more interesting conversation than with a stock broker!

Mine is up too: http://sweetvernalzephyr.blogspot.com/2010/01/tuesday-teaser_26.html

Alexia561 said...

Too funny!

Kaye said...

Ha ha- good one! My teaser is here

Mel (He Followed Me Home) said...

hey he's rich right?! LOL too funny

Melissa (My World) said...

LOL! Love it. How do you converse with a toilet valve magnate? Sounds like an enjoyable book. I hope you enjoying it.

If you would like to stop by I have the teaser up this week.

Emma Michaels said...

lol. Great teaser! I subscribed! Here is my teaser if you are interested: http://emmamichaels.blogspot.com/2010/01/teaser-tuesday_26.html

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