And as I closed the door and returned to my bed, I heard a low creaking sound, somewhere deep in the joists of the house, as if the house itself were calling to me.
From page 16 of A Sudden Light by Garth Stein. (Just finished this yesterday, click link to see my review)
"There's something about that man that doesn't set right. Why would he be driving down our way when he lives clear across town, especially at this time of night?"
From page 11 of Above by Isla Morley.
I interrupt him right there. "Mrs. Kushel!" I cry. "Mrs. Kushel, Josh broke a rule.From page 41 of Rain Reign by Ann M. Martin. (Just finished this children's book yesterday, click link for my review.)
"Blame my ankle. Quite seriously, it's a very lovely school and everyone is very lovely and we're all going to have a lovely, lovely time and make lovely, lovely new friends."From page 62 of Big Little Lies by Liane Moriarty.
Teaser Tuesdays is a weekly bookish meme, hosted by MizB of Should Be Reading. Anyone can play along, so I thought I would play for fun! Just pick two sentences from the book you are reading.