Tuesday, 6 September 2011

Teaser Tuesday 35

Teaser Tuesday is a weekly book meme hosted by Should Be Reading.

The idea is to:
Grab the book you are currently reading.
Open it up to a random page.
Share two teaser sentences.
Give the name and author of said book.
And remember No Spoilers!

Trickster's Queen by Tamora Pierce.

"For a moment Aly hoped the god was not placing more trust in her abilities than she deserved. Then she shrugged. There was one way to find out if she was as good at her task as she and Kyprioth hoped, and that was to pull off a war."

Page 15.

Aly’s adventure continues. . . . No longer a slave, Alanna’s daughter is now spying as part of an underground rebellion against the colonial rulers of the Copper Isles. The people in the rebellion believe that a prophecy in which a new queen will rise up to take the throne is about to be realized. Aly is busy keeping the potential teenage queen and her younger siblings safe, while also keeping her in the dark about her future. But Aly, who is usually adept at anticipating danger and changes, is in for a few nasty surprises.

I've been having a bit of reading trouble lately nothing new is really appealing to me so I have decided to go with an old favourite. I pretty much love all of Tamora Pierce's books and I have read and re-read them many times. If you haven't read any of her stuff I really recommend it.

That's all for now.


  1. Sounds like an interesting teaser, I mean why would you cause a WAR. I might have to read to book now. Thanks for the teaser. I love Tamora Pierce's books.

    Alice @ The Story Seekers

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  2. Really good teaser, I kind of want to check out her books now

    Thanks for stopping by In Libris Veritas

  3. I haven't read a Pierce book in ages! I'm sorry to read that you are having a bit of a reading funk - old favorites help me get over those little humps, too.

    Thanks for visiting my blog earlier!

  4. I haven't read her yet, but I've heard good things! I'll add her to my list. Great teaser! Thanks for visiting mine :)

  5. Great teaser! I have read a few of Tamora Pierce's books and I really enjoyed them!

    thanks for stopping by my teaser :)


  6. LOVE LOVE LOVE!!!! What a great teaser!!! I've been rereading Tamora Pierce lately, too--Alanna, Daine, and Kel...getting ready for Mastiff coming out in October, but this makes me remember how much I enjoy Aly, too!!! always love meeting other Tamora Pierce fans!!!

    p.s. new follower!

  7. Hi, thanks for stopping by :)
    Great teaser! I read Alanna this July and loved it!
    Also, a new follower.

  8. Adding Tamara Pierce's books to my TBR pile. :)

    Here's mine: http://duckduckcow.blogspot.com/2011/09/teaser-tuesday-like-water-for-chocolate.html

  9. Sounds interesting! I think this is on my TBR list!
    Thanks for sharing :)

  10. i love tamora pierce, great teaser, i have yet to read this series.


  11. Love the cover of this book - great teaser.

  12. Great teaser! Haven't read this one hope you enjoy it!

    Here's my Teaser

    Have a GREAT day!

    Old Follower :)

  13. I'm new to you blog. I now follow:)

    Great teaser. I haven't heard of this before. It sounds good. :)

    Here's mine:

  14. This book sounds amazing! Thank you for visiting my blog! :)

  15. I have this book and just haven't gotten around to reading it yet - your teaser is inspiring me!

    Happy reading and thanks for visiting Readers Unite!

  16. I haven't seen this one, great teaser! Thanks for sharing.

    My Teaser Tuesday is from Divergent by Veronica Roth. Happy Reading! Jen @ A Reader's Journey

  17. Sounds interesting! I love to re-read my favourites!

    Here's mine: Teaser Tuesday.

  18. Sounds like a great one! I hadn't heard of it before, I'll have to check it out :)

  19. Sounds like an interesting read. I've been curious about this authors work but haven't taken the plunge. I think I should!

  20. Nice teaser! I've seen this book around and I enjoyed Tamora Pierce's books in the past - I'll have to read this!

    Thanks for stopping by my TT :)

  21. You picked a great quote from this book. I love Tamora Pierce. She's always been a favorite author of mine. I'm really looking forward to MASTIFF!

    Thanks for commenting on my TT! THE NIGHT CIRCUS is *beautiful* so far. I just read a scene with the most stunning imagery and bookmarked the page to come back to!

    I know you didn't mention ALL THESE THINGS I'VE DONE in your comment, so I don't know if you're also interested in it, but I just found out that I've been chosen to host a giveaway for the book I teased, ALL THESE THINGS I'VE DONE, so come back and enter to win! :)


  22. I've never heard of this author...but that teaser definitely teases!

    ♥ Melissa @ Melissa's Eclectic Bookshelf

  23. I haven't read any of Tamora's books, I guess I really need to check one out... I've heard good things about them. I wonder why I haven't pick up any... ;P

    Teaser Tuesday

  24. Awesome teaser, makes me interested in the book. Thanks for visiting my blog. =]

  25. This teaser makes me interested in this book. Ot sounds good.

  26. Great teaser! I completely understand where you're coming from. Going back to what is familiar and well loved is one of the ways I get out of a "reading slump" too. My go-to series is Harry Potter usually. I actually haven't read any of the Tamora Pierce books although I've heard they're wonderful. Thanks for stopping by my blog!

    Donna @ The Happy Booker

  27. Great teaser! I haven't had the chance to read this one yet, but it is definitely added to my TBR list - thank you for sharing! :)

  28. This sounds really good. Haven't heard of it before, so I'll have to check it out!

    Thanks for stopping by my blog yesterday - yes, I definitely think you should read Cat and Bones. Loved it!


  29. Thanks for stopping by! I liked your teaser as well!