Teaser Tuesday is a weekly feature, hosted by MizB of Should Be Reading.
Nadia Caldani stood directly under the cast-iron gate, which bent into curves to imitate leaves, roses, and thorns. Nothing about her wine-red sweater or dark jeans betrayed the most important secret Nadia had: that she was a witch - young and only half-trained, but more powerful than she'd once believed.
~ Steadfast (Spellcaster #2) by Claudia Gray, pg. 1 (ARC)
"Remember, if the time should come when you have to make a choice between what is right and what is easy, remember what happened to a boy who was good, and kind, and brave, because he strayed across the path of Lord Voldemort." - Albus Dumbledore
~ Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire (Harry Potter #4) by J.K. Rowling, pg. 724
Tallon crossed his arms. "You have two choices. You can force it to submit to your will, or you can make the dark your friend."
~ Promise of Shadows by Justina Ireland, Kindle Location 1652 (ARC)
"What's your heart saying now?"
She wanted to be honest with him, even though she'd probably pay for it. "I'm in trouble," she whispered.
Han didn't say anything for a long time. "I can't guarantee I won't hurt you," he said finally, "because there's a lot I can't control. What I can tell you is that hurting you is the last thing I want to do."
~ The Exiled Queen (Seven Realms #2) by Cinda Williams Chima, pg. 450