Monday, January 10, 2011

Teaser Tuesday #20 ... FEVER Style

Teaser Tuesday is a weekly bookish meme, hosted by MizB of Should Be Reading and here's how you play..

Grab your current read and open to a random page. Share a couple of “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 teaser.

Seeing how I've dedicated my blog to the Fever series until January the 18th, I thought I'd stick with the theme and chose a teaser from one of the books. There were so many to choose from and then it hit me ... the perfect teaser.... those few sentences that have driven fans CRAZY - the ones right at the end of Dreamfever (book four)

"No!" I screamed.
I'd thought I'd lost everything.
I hadn't.
I stared at the person who lay dead on the floor of the forest.
The person I'd helped kill.
Now I'd lost everything.

My fellow Fever Fanatics - was I the only one who screamed at the end and cried when she saw that's where the story ended? What a way to leave us all hanging for a year!! 

Keep coming by for your daily dose of the
FEVER and remember only one week
more until Shadowfever!!


Casey (The Bookish Type) said...

Gah I have got to read this series!!!!!!! I've heard so much about it lately! Major teaser O_O

Krista West said...

"Did you know that Dougal wants us to marry?" I demanded bluntly... "But surely," I said, a young man like yourself; I mean, isn't there anyone else you're, ah, interested in?"

He looked blank a moment, then understanding dawned. "Oh, am I promised? I'm no much of a prospect for a girl..."

I had one last try. "Does it bother you that I am not a virgin?" He hesitated a moment before answering.

"Well, no," he said slowly, "so long as it doesna bother you that I am... Reckon one of us should know what they are doing," he said.

The door closed softly behind him; clearly the courtship was over.
-Diana Gabaldon, Outlander

Stephanie said...

WORST. CLIFF. HANGER. EVER. I couldn't think about anything else for months!
Really nice TT, and appropriate for the upcomoing book.

Here is my TT!

Kathy Martin said...

I have got to read this series! Love that teaser. Please tell me that I won't need to wait forever to find out what happens next. My teaser is from In Too Deep by Jayne Ann Krentz. Happy reading!

Hott Books - Gina said...

How sad! Maybe I should pick this up... Thanks for it!
My teaser this week is from Sweet Surrender, Baby Surprise by Kate Carlisle.

Jessica said...

Pure absolute torture!! Only 7 days left. Next Tuesday!! AGHHH!

To quote my good friend Inigo Montoya, "I hate waiting." ;)

Here's my teaser

Madeleine said...

Way to end a book! :D

Majanka said...

Great teaser! I love the fever series, heard so much about them.

Sweet Vernal Zephyr said...

I was so very pissed when I read those last sentences! Now my mind is reeling... who could it be?

Mine is from the Fever Series this week too, Faefever.

I also have a contest going on for the Moontide and Magic Rise Series.

Happy Tuesday! Miranda

Kim @ The Caffeinated Diva said...

I have GOT to read this series!! The teaser as a cliffhanger? Too enticing!

mlisame said...

Oh my! What a wonderful teaser! Thinking I'm going to have to take a closer look at this one...

Thanks for dropping by...

Michelle from Pineapples & Pyjamas

jlshall said...

Well, obviously I have some homework to do. I've never heard of this book or author, but I seem to be the only one who hasn't. Great teaser!

Laurel-Rain Snow said...

Gripping! Thanks for sharing...

Here's mine:

(click on my name)

Eleri Stone said...

Oh, now that was just cruel. And you didn't even say if you think it was Barrons or not! Can't wait for Shadowfever. I've been counting down the days.

Book Bird Dog said...

Quite a cliff hanger! Good tease.

Belinda said...


Krista - I think you sold me :) Now I just need to find the time to squeeze them in!

Stephanie - Tell me about it! Each time I've read it I carry this frantic feeling around because who else could it be but someone we love! Its torture!!

Kathy - Oh you are very lucky if you're just starting the series because the final book is released next week. I've had this cliffhanger unanswered for a YEAR!! LOL

Gina - Maybe, schmaybe LOL do it!! It's an amazing series :)

Jessica - Amen!!

Madeline - I know. The author is the Queen of cliffhangers!

Majanka - Me too *grins*

Belinda said...

Zephyr - I was like "Noooooooo please say there's more!!!" The more I've thought about it, the more I'm worried about who it was ARGGHHH!!

Kim - Yep. That's how she ended the book. Naughty author! I'd def recommend reading them ASAP

Mlisame - I def would. It's an incredible UF series that 100% addicting!

Jlshall - I love it so yeah check it out!

Laurell - no problem!!

Eleri - I'm too scared to think it's Barrons. I don't think it's him because why would Ryodan attack him? He'd know who it was. Also KMM would have angry mobs hunting her down. Don't you know that Barrons is meant to have this might change of heart, marry Mac and they live happily ever after in suburban bliss with a white picket fence, 2.5 kids and a golden retriver called Fido? ROFL

Book Bird - yeah its torture!

Deepali said...

Looks like there is a strong discussion going on about the Fever series :) I haven't read them yet, just waiting for a good weekend to come by so I can do them one after the other.
I've heard all about these cliffhangers, and don't mean to get caught out ;)
Thanks for visiting my Diana Wynn Jones teaser at e-Volving Books

Alice Audrey said...

Wow, great teaser! Even knowing nothing about the series, I can tell it's an important moment.

Alyssa@Teens Read and Write said...

Great teaser and cliffhanger!

Heather said...

Have not read this series/author, but that is the kind of cliffhanger that would have any reader screaming. How cruel!

Aisle B said...

This leads us to WHO THE HECK DID SHE KILL!!!!????

Now next week we get the final book... dying to read this one next.

Great teaser!

fredamans said...

Sounds like a fantastic book!

Elysium said...

Great teaser! Haven't read her books yet but I've read much good about those.

Tribute Books Mama said...

here's mine

Nanny said...

Thanks for stopping by. Great teaser, I'm going to have to look into this series.

Marg said...

That's a great teaser for this book! I am looking forward to reading Shadowfever soon.

Thanks for visiting my teaser.

smellincoffee said...

Intense! I've never heard of this series, but it sounds engaging

Mia said...

I've been hearing so much hype about this book. And your teaser just makes me more interested than ever. thanks for sharing ;)

Calico Crazy said...

I haven't read any of this series but after this I'm sure I will. Thanks for dropping by Calico Contemplations.

Emma Michaels said...

Happy Teaser Tuesday!
My teaser is here
Please check out and comment on my interview with a wonderful nonprofit 'Mom to Madre' that helps spread literacy to families and helps mothers adjust to differences in their lives when going from one language to another! Thank you!

Emma Michaels

BLHmistress said...

I finally got Dark Fever I can't wait to read it !!

My Teaser Tuesday

Katie said...

wow this looks good!! i haven't read this series before.. I think its time for it to go on my TBR! Thanks for stopping by!

Katie @ Novel Society

The Social Frog said...

I have not read this series but it does sound good.

RochelleShanlea said...

Thanks for stopping by! This is such a great teaser, I just added this series to my TBR list!

Lucia said...

Oh wow. That is the most terrible/best way to end a book! Haha.

Here's my post.

Novroz said...

Great teaser!! I'm intrigued and marking it down in my TBR list

Yvonne said...

Excellent teaser! I'm not good with faces :)

Lizzy said...

Ooh, now I'm intrigued!

Kah Woei said...

How horrible ... I wonder what happens next.

Mardel said...

reminds me that I still have to read the last two books, but then maybe I should just wait until the last one is released.

Of course, I have then here ready to read when the time comes. :)

GraceKrispy said...

Great teaser! I haven't read any from this author yet, maybe I should check it out!

Lu said...

0_o hectic teaser! I need to read this series :)

Eleri Stone said...

I think it's Christian. Or Barrons but not dead. Because he...well, he just can't die. And Fido? LMAO

Reading Lassie said...

A huge cliffhanger, it is! Talk about torture!

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