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 a two (2) “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!)
Here is my teaser for today!!!
…Let him come. Let him do his purpose, even if it hurts. Even if it’s pins, or his turn to say, whore, or hag. For I am still living. Ones I love are still living, and so what pain can come to me? What is there to fear?…pg 24 of Corrag by Susan Fletcher.
- Hardcover: 368 pages
- Publisher: W. W. Norton & Company (November 15, 2010)
- Language: English
- ISBN-10: 0393080005
- Product Description from Amazon.com
A breathtaking novel of passion and betrayal in seventeenth-century Scotland, and the portrait of an unforgettable heroine accused of witchcraft. February 13, 1692. Thirty-eight members of the MacDonald clan are killed by soldiers who had previously enjoyed the clan’s hospitality. Many more die from exposure. Forty miles south, the captivating Corrag is imprisoned for her involvement in the massacre. Accused of witchcraft and murder, she awaits her death. Lonesome, she tells her story to Charles Leslie, an Irish propagandist who seeks information to condemn the Protestant King William, rumored to be involved in the massacre. Hers is a story of passion, courage, love, and the magic of the natural world. By telling it, she transforms both their lives.
This book is for a review for LibraryThing…