Teaser Tuesday is a weekly bookish meme hosted by The Purple Booker. If you want to join in grab your current read, flick to a random page, select two sentences (without spoilers) and share them in a blog post or in the comments of The Purple Booker.
Merry Christmas to everyone who’s celebrating and Happy Tuesday to those who aren’t.
This week my teaser comes from Not If I Save You First from Ally Carter, a book I received from NetGalley and devoured in one sitting at the weekend. This was my first Ally Carter and it is such a fun read I will be looking out for more. As it’s set in Alaska it’s also nice and wintry so seems appropriate.
“And if you see a bear-”
“It’s more afraid of me than I am of it,” Logan filled in but Maddie stopped short.
“No.” She shook her head and looked at him like he might be a moron, which he probably was. “It’s not afraid of you. It’s a bear!
~ 22% Not If I Save You First by Ally Carter
Someday I’m going to write a book: How Not to Die in Alaska – A Girl’s Guide to Fashionable Survival.
I bet you don’t know that a hair pin can make an excellent fishing hook. You may think you can use just any kind of mud for mud masks, but trust me, you CAN’T! In a pinch, nothing starts a fire like nail polish remover. Alaska is tough. You might know this, if you ever replied to my letters.
After Maddie’s Secret Service dad takes a bullet for the president, he takes Maddie somewhere he thinks they’ll be safe – far away from the White House and the president’s son, Logan.
But when Logan comes to Alaska, so does the danger.
If there’s one thing Alaska has taught Maddie, it’s how to survive. And now her best friend’s life depends on it …