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Tuesday, August 19, 2014

Teaser Tuesday #7: A Little Princess by Francess Hodgson Burnett

Teaser Tuesday is a weekly bookish meme, hosted by MizB of Should Be Reading




Synopsis: Sara Crewe leads a lavish lifestyle at Miss Minchin's boarding school. But when Sara's father dies, leaving her a poor orphan, Miss Minchin forces her to work very hard to earn her stay in a dingy attic. Her vivid imagination, strong will, and fierce determination help Sara to escape her dreadful life in the attic. See how Sara overcomes her hardships and finds happiness!

Teaser: "Soldiers do not complain, am not going to do it. I will pretend that his is part of a war. I am a prisoner in the enemy's camp"
p. 65, A Little Princess by Frances Hodgson Burnett 
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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 and author, too, so that other Teaser Tuesday participants can add the book to their TBR Lists if they like your teasers.




1 comment:

  1. Why would she want to pretend that? Great teaser.

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