Tuesday, July 24, 2012

Teaser Tuesdays: July 24, 2012

Teaser Tuesdays is hosted by MizB of Should Be Reading. Each Tuesday, you grab the book you're reading, open to a random page, and share 2 teaser sentences from anywhere on the page. NO SPOILERS - make sure the sentences you pick don't give too much away!





Blackwood by Gwenda Bond

"Truth was Miranda's face - then, now - had transformed the flickering uncertainty inside him into a strong, sure flame. He was certain she was in danger."


{ebook ARC, 12%}


Blackwood
by Gwenda Bond

Available as: paperback, Kindle edition, ebook
Pages: 416
Publisher: Strange Chemistry (Angry Robot)
Release date: September 4, 2012
Suggested tags: young adult, paranormal, romance



From Goodreads:
"On Roanoke Island, the legend of the 114 people who mysteriously vanished from the Lost Colony hundreds of years ago is just an outdoor drama for the tourists, a story people tell. But when the island faces the sudden disappearance of 114 people now, an unlikely pair of 17-year-olds may be the only hope of bringing them back.

Miranda, a misfit girl from the island's most infamous family, and Phillips, an exiled teen criminal who hears the voices of the dead, must dodge everyone from federal agents to long-dead alchemists as they work to uncover the secrets of the new Lost Colony. The one thing they can't dodge is each other.

Blackwood is a dark, witty coming of age story that combines America's oldest mystery with a thoroughly contemporary romance."

6 comments:

  1. I remember hearing about this book before, but I had forgotten all about it. Thanks for the teaser (and the reminder). Definitely going to check it out now!

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    1. Hope you like it! It wasn't quite what I expected. :/

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  2. Great teaser and intriguing summary. I will have to add this one to my wishlist. My teasers are from The Line Between Here and Gone by Andrea Kane and Storm by Brigid Kemmerer. Happy reading!

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  3. Great Teaser! Definitely adding to my TBR-list. Thanks! (:

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