Teaser Tuesday

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Teaser Tuesdays is a weekly bookish meme, hosted by MizB of Should Be Reading. You know the rules: grab your current read, open to a random page and share a two sentence teaser with us (no spoilers!). Be sure to tell us about the book, so we can add it to our TBR list!

This week, my Teaser is from The Mirage by Matt Ruff. It starts with a twist on recent American history. It’s a little disconcerting, and it promises more plot twists to come!

“On November 9, 2001, Christian Fundamentalists hijacked four commercial passenger jetliners. They crashed two of them into the Tigris and Euphrates World Trade Towers in downtown Baghdad, Iraq, and a third into the Arab Defense Ministry headquarters in the federal district of Riyadh.”

See what I mean? Be sure to check back — I’ll be reviewing this one in February.


  1. Comment by Laurel-Rain Snow:

    Oh, my, that looks captivating! Thanks for sharing….

    Here’s MY TT POST – and here’s

  2. Comment by Julie @ Read Handed:

    Oh weird… very disconcerting as you say. Also pretty controversial. My teaser is here.

  3. Comment by Jo @ Mixed Book Bag:

    What a eye catching teaser. I want to know what happened next.

  4. Comment by Nickey @ The Book Shop Assistant:

    This looks SO creepy! What a brilliant teaser! Thanks for sharing!

    Thanks for stopping by,

  5. Comment by Sandra Nachlinger:

    Yours is the most intriguing teaser I’ve read so far. I love to be surprised and it sounds like this book definitely contains some shockers.
    My teaser is here: Sandy’s Teaser

  6. Comment by SimplyMe:

    Super interesting :] Thanks for sharing and for stopping by :]

    Book Addict

  7. Comment by Cecelia:

    Oh wow. That’s… different. Interesting teaser.

    If you’d like, you can check out mine here.

  8. Comment by Book Savvy Babe:

    I love the play on the terrorists, christian fundamentalists…. very intriguing. That will be one review I will be sure to catch

  9. Comment by Andrea @The Bookish Babes:

    Interesting teaser. This sounds a little close for comfort. I hope you enjoy it.
    Thanks for sharing and for stopping by my blog!

  10. Comment by carol:

    Interesting teaser. It really makes me wonder where the book is going.

  11. Comment by Jennifer @ The Bawdy Book Blog:

    I have this sitting on my shelf, can’t wait to read it!

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