Teaser Tuesdays

TEASER TUESDAYS asks you to:

  • Grab your current read.
  • Let the book fall open to a random page.
  • Share with us two (2) “teaser” sentences from that page, somewhere between lines 7 and 12.
  • You also need to share the title of the book that you’re getting your “teaser” from … that way people can have some great book recommendations if they like the teaser you’ve given!
  • Please avoid spoilers!
Here's my teaser for today:

The house whirled around two or three times and rose slowly through the air. Dorothy felt as if she were going up in a balloon.

(Pg 13, The Wonderful Wizard of Oz by L. Frank Baum)

10 Responses
  1. Kathy Says:

    Interesting story! I would recommend it!
    How are you doing, Melody?
    It's been busy, busy around our house getting ready for the wedding! The bridal shower went great, but I didn't have a moment to breathe, let alone take some pics. A friend of mine took the pics, and has promised me a cd of all the pics, but I haven't rec'd that yet. Will post some as soon as I get them!
    How's your girls doing? Growing quickly, I'm sure!
    My daughter-in-law started a blog, so I read hers when time allows. Here's the link, if you want to read:

    Hope you're doing well! Too much rain in our area lately.....
    love ya,

  2. Sandy Nawrot Says:

    What's not to love with the Wizard? My kids have the whole set. We need to work through them again!

  3. Anonymous Says:

    I read Wizard of Oz just last year and then saw the movie. I think it's a true children's book which will teach them morals and all that stuff but adults like us can enjoy it too. Hope you are liking it Melody.

  4. Beth F Says:

    Of course, we can all visualize that great teaser. That movie gave me nightmares when I was young!

  5. Ana S. Says:

    It's been so long since I read this! I should pick it up again sometime - especially because I'd love to see what my post-Wicked response to it would be. Looking forward to your review!

  6. Melody Says:

    Kathy - Hello, Kathy! How're you? It's been a while since I've heard from you, but I totally understand how busy you are with work and everything! I hope you've the break you so well-deserved!

    I'm fine, thanks for asking!
    I can't wait to view the wedding pics! I always love viewing wedding photos!

    Thanks for the link to your daughter-in-law's blog! I'll check it out soon! I shall catch up with you more via emails.

    Take care!

  7. Melody Says:

    Sandy - One of these days, I'm going to look out for the DVD so I can watch it together with my eldest daughter!

    Violet - One of the things I loved most about this book is the lessons being taught to the children! I always love reading books like this!

    Beth - I didn't watch the movie, but I did watch the animations. It was great!

    Nymeth - It's been fun reading this, Nymeth! I felt like a young girl again, LOL.

  8. Alice Says:

    I love the movie! That's a fun teaser!

  9. Melody Says:

    Alice - I'm glad you love the movie. One of these days I've to look out for the DVD! ;)

  10. The Bookworm Says:

    sweet teaser! this movie is one of my favorites.

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