Teaser Tuesday: March 1st 2016

Hi March!!  Some exciting things happening over here that may be taking over the blog this spring/summer…stay tuned but here is a hint:


This week I began a new book that is keeping me up late.  It’s The Unforgotten by Laura Powell a NetGalley read releasing March 17, 2016- and isn’t this just a beautiful cover!?  So far a great mystery too!


“All that exists in this second, in this street, is the headline board.  At first, Mary reads it again and things she must be hallucinating, but she screams again, and again it comes out as a peculiar, raspy cough.”
7% into book*

Book Description:

It’s 1956 and fifteen-year-old Betty Broadbent has never left the Cornish fishing village of St Steele or ventured far beyond the walls of the boarding house run by her erratic mother. But when the London press pack descends to report on a series of gruesome murders of young women, Betty’s world changes. In particular she is transfixed by mysterious and aloof reporter, Mr Gallagher.

As the death toll rises, an unlikely friendship blossoms between Betty and Gallagher. But as their bond deepens, they find themselves entangled with the murders and each is forced to make a devastating choice, one that will shape their own lives – and the life of an innocent man – forever.

What do you think? Please share yours below too! Thanks for stopping by today!


Teaser Tuesdays is a weekly bookish meme, hosted by Jenn of BooksandaBeat.Com 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!

*Teaser pulled from ARC (advanced review copy) and may not tie to final version.


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8 responses to “Teaser Tuesday: March 1st 2016

  1. I’ll be interested in reading your review when you’ve finished the book. Good teaser. Here’s my intro and teaser from Daniel Keyes’ Flowers for Algernon which I’m reading for the first time. http://wp.me/p4DMf0-1dz

  2. Yvo

    I agree, that cover is gorgeous! The story sounds really good; I’m glad you are enjoying it.

    Happy reading! Here’s mine of The Miniaturist by Jessie Burton.

  3. This sounds thoroughly intriguing. Looking forward to hearing what you make of it… This is my TT: https://sjhigbee.wordpress.com/2016/03/01/teaser-tuesday-1st-march-2016/

  4. You had me at murder and mysterious and aloof reporter. Thanks for sharing…and here’s mine: “NO ONE KNOWS”

  5. Beth F

    I like the teaser and the premise. Enjoy!

  6. Sounds like a fascinating whodunit. I’m definitely curious about the message on that board!
    My Tuesday post features THE ALL-GIRL FILLING STATION’S LAST REUNION by Fannie Flagg.


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