Teaser Tuesday: July 14th

Where is the time going??  Fast and slow at the same time – fast that it is already mid-July and school starts up again in a month.  Slow in that we are still without a kitchen, but seem to be on the more fun side of things now as our cabinets are going in!!

I’ve been reading – just slower.  And no books have really stood out.  I’m so far behind on reviews right now – I think I’m due a “catch-up” post.  But I did start a new one this week.  A July Kindle First read.  Crooked Little Lies by Barbara Taylor Sissel releasing August 1, 2015. (Click on book or see below for description.)  Doesn’t have me hooked just yet – but we’ll see – it’s still quite early!

“Why hadn’t she asked him what was wrong?  Why hadn’t she slid in beside him and put her arms around him?  She bit her lip.  How many times in that single afternoon, after she’d spoken to him in her brittle, authoritarian voice, had he told her he was sorry; he would do better, he promised.  But just listen, he’d said, I heard talking…
(21% into book)

What do you think?  Thanks for coming by and bearing with me through my “construction” – please leave your teaser in the comments!

Book Description:

On a cool October morning, Lauren Wilder is shaken when she comes close to striking Bo Laughlin with her car as he’s walking along the road’s edge. A young man well known in their small town of Hardys Walk, Texas, Bo seems fine, even if Lauren’s intuition says otherwise. Since the accident two years ago that left her brain in a fragile state, she can’t trust her own instincts—and neither can her family. Then Bo vanishes, and as the search for him ensues, the police question whether she’s responsible. Lauren is terrified, not of what she remembers but of what she doesn’t.

Unable to trust herself and unwilling to trust anyone else, Lauren begins her own investigation into the mystery of Bo’s disappearance. But the truth can prove to be as shocking as any lie, and as Lauren exposes each one, from her family, from her friends, she isn’t the only one who will face heart-stopping repercussions.

Teaser Tuesdays is a weekly bookish meme, hosted by MizB/Jenn of A Daily Rhythm. 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! (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 other TT participants can add the book to their TBR Lists if they like your teasers!


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5 responses to “Teaser Tuesday: July 14th

  1. I loved this book! Hope you are enjoying it, too. Thanks for sharing!

  2. Yvo

    I like the sound of your teaser! It looks like an interesting read.

    Here’s my teaser of Made You Up.

  3. The tease makes me want to know more.


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