Tuesday, January 27, 2015

Teaser Tuesday #84, THE STORYSPINNER by Becky Wallace

Welcome to Teaser Tuesdays! Teaser Tuesdays is a weekly bookish meme, hosted by MizB of Should Be Reading. 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 & author, too, so that other TT participants can add the book to their TBR Lists if they like your teasers! My Teaser Tuesday is for the following... 

The Storyspinner (The Keepers' Chronicles, #1)THE STORYSPINNER by Becky Wallace
Publisher: Margaret K. McElderry Books
Expected Publication Date: March 3, 2015

Drama and danger abound in this fantasy realm where dukes play a game for the throne, magical warriors race to find the missing heir, and romance blossoms where it is least expected.
In a world where dukes plot their way to the throne, a Performer’s life can get tricky. And in Johanna Von Arlo’s case, it can be fatal. Expelled from her troupe after her father’s death, Johanna is forced to work for the handsome Lord Rafael DeSilva. Too bad they don’t get along. But while Johanna’s father’s death was deemed an accident, the Keepers aren’t so sure.
The Keepers, a race of people with magical abilities, are on a quest to find the princess—the same princess who is supposed to be dead and whose throne the dukes are fighting over. But they aren’t the only ones looking for her. And in the wake of their search, murdered girls keep turning up—girls who look exactly like the princess, and exactly like Johanna.
With dukes, Keepers, and a killer all after the princess, Johanna finds herself caught up in political machinations for the throne, threats on her life, and an unexpected romance that could change everything.

Teasers from page: 26
"You can't always use your affinity to save you, Pira." He threw the sword to the side, and offered her a hand up. "You never know when your gift will fail or when your opponent will come after you with something besides a metal weapon. You have to be ready to fight any one, in any condition."

Page: 30
"Are you going to let me in?" She folded her arms tightly across her chest, wondering what in the world had her brother so on edge. 
"If I do, will you swear  that everything you hear tonight will remain a secret?"

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  1. I hadn't heard of this one before. It sounds really amazing. I hope you are enjoying it. Happy reading!

  2. Great teaser. I'll be looking for this one at publish, it sounds very interesting.

    Mine this week: http://www.keeperbookshelf.com/teaser-tuesday-2

  3. Nice cover and teasers. First time to see this book.

  4. Pretty cover. I hope her gift doesn't get her in too much trouble.
    sherry @ fundinmental My TT ~ The Lie by Ashley Fontainne

  5. Secrets, interesting... Mine is from The Walls Around Us:

  6. Ooh. I like everything about this one and it's new to me. Intrigue, secrets, hints of romance. All good!

    My TT - http://fuonlyknew.com/2015/01/27/teaser-tuesdays-99-empty-cup-2/

  7. Hmm...I like that first teaser. I really like it.