I used to be the best at Christmas gift-giving. I fear I have been dethroned. Continue reading “Outdone”
In addition to my parents visiting this week, the wheel of time turned on its axis to
Just in case you don’t know, Teaser Tuesday is a weekly bookish meme, hosted by A Daily Rhythm. Anyone can play along! All you have to do is grab the book you’re currently reading, open to a random page and share a few sentences from that page. But make sure you don’t share any spoilers!*
*I wish I could take credit for this introduction, but I shamelessly stole it from Heather over at bitsnbooks. To help me make amends, you should go check out her blog.
This week I’m reading The Last Hero: A Discworld Fable by Terry Pratchett.
I’m excited to read this; I’ve looked for it for several years.
I finally found a copy on Amazon at the same time I possessed money to spend.
I already leafed through it, amazed at Paul Kidby’s illustrations.
The Truly Random Number Generator sends us to page 112:
'What?' said Rincewind, perplexed at the sudden subject of fruit. I'd just started eating an apple, and I just rested it in the air . . . and it's gone. The ship creaked in the glaring sunlight. And an apple core came tumbling gently through the air.
This Teaser Tuesday was prepared in advance of a busy week.
Check back next week for a book review of Last Will by Bryn Greenwood.
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