Teaser Tuesday is a weekly feature, hosted by MizB of Should Be Reading.
I'm leaning against the bookshelves when it occurs to me that one thing here is real - the books. I reach behind me and let my fingers trail over the rough leather of their antique spines, then pull one free. Nobody here reads them; the books are for decoration.
~ These Broken Stars (Starbound #1) by Amie Kaufman & Meagan Spooner, Kindle Location 25 (ARC)
Her pale eyes are steady on mine, determined. I have never had parents who set good examples, parents whose expectations were worth living up to, but she did. I can see them within her, the courage and the beauty they pressed into her like a handprint.
~ Allegiant (Divergent #3) by Veronica Roth, pg. 67
Lin's throat clenched. She did not want the adventure to end, not yet. Before she had time to reconsider, she pressed her lips together, stepped forward, and thrust the Twistrose key into the wall.
~ The Twistrose Key by Tone Almhiell, pg. 18