Teaser Tuesday: The Lovely Reckless, The Magicians, & The Big Sheep
Teaser Tuesday is a weekly feature, hosted by Jenn at Books and a Beat.
Lex thinks I'm too fragile to hold it together, but she's wrong. I'm like a broken bone that wasn't set correctly. I might not heal perfectly, but I will heal.
~ The Lovely Reckless by Kami Garcia, Kindle Location 509 (ARC)
"The problem with growing up," Quentin said, "is that once you're grown up, people who aren't grown up aren't fun anymore."
~ The Magicians by Lev Grossman, Kindle Location 3728-3730
When we weren't on a case, I felt like a babysitter for a manic-depressive eight-year-old. When we were on a case, I alternated between feeling like I was chaperoning a chimpanzee on acid and having flashbacks to Mr. Feldman's advanced calculus class, where I'd been placed in tenth grade, despite my lack of mathematical aptitude, as a result of a computer error. Life with Erasmus Keane was not a low-stress existence, but on most days it beat the hell out of the boredom of a corporate job.
~ The Big Sheep by Robert Kroese, pg. 17