Teaser Tuesday is a weekly feature, hosted by Jenn at Books and a Beat.
Only a few hours earlier, the Carpathia had berthed in New York, watched by forty thousand onlookers. The survivors came ashore in driving rain, and their individual stories - like the tiny flames of candles being lit in a dark cathedral - had begun to illuminate a very great tragedy.
~ The Midnight Watch by David Dyer, pg. 115
"You know, you don't have to get back in the car with him. We could take you somewhere." She looks around. "Or wait with you while you call someone."
~ The Outliers by Kimberly McCreight, pg. 99
I walked into the hotel shop and picked up a Twix and Mountain Dew, but I put them back; calm costs more than courage, and you can't buy a can of perspective anywhere.
~ The Incrementalists by Steven Brust and Skyler White, pg. 76