Teaser Tuesday is a weekly feature, hosted by MizB of Should Be Reading.
Words came into my head, unbidden. Secrets. Rumors. Lies.
Words that should have warned me to stay out of it. Leave the dead in peace. Let sleeping dangers lie.
I just didn't have enough sense to walk away.
~ How to Fall by Jane Casey, Kindle Location 348 (ARC)
The guard handed her the key to a locker and told her to put her arsenal in it. Then she put two orange vests on the counter. Bishop reached for one and started to put it on. "What are these?" Kick asked. "Put it on," Bishop said. "If anything goes wrong, the guards will know not to shoot you." Kick pulled the orange vest on over her dress.
~ One Kick by Chelsea Cain, Kindle Location 1736-1740 (ARC)
There, in the backseat of the car, laughter poured from her like a new language. Later, when the government agents came to fetch her, the driver would report it, as a preamble to explaining what happened after. When she stopped laughing.
~ Dreams of Gods and Monsters (Daughter of Smoke & Bone #3) by Laini Taylor, Kindle Location 4306-4308