Tuesday, June 8, 2010

Teaser Lines from The Swan Thieves

Teaser lines:
I can't really describe my first impression, except that it had made me give a little scream out loud before I could stop myself, because it was a vision of a woman everywhere, a woman spread across the surfaces of the attic in small parts and versions, repetitions - dissected, cut into pieces, although without blood. Her face I knew already, and I saw it dozens of times around the room, smiling, serious,  painted in different sizes and different moods.
      -taken from Elizabeth Kostova's The Swan Thieves, p.142-143.
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5 comments:

  1. Wow, you have been doing some serious reading! The Necessary Sins, looks really interesting to me--I have it jotted down to go pick up!
    Hope all is well there-summer is so busy here I have to sneak time to check my blogs!!

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  2. My summer isn't going to be busy, Peggy, until about the middle of July. Then it's going to be packed until September! I have been doing a lot of reading, but I was an English teacher, so it's an addiction! Take care! I think you would find Necessary Sins quite moving.

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  4. An avid reader. So is it worth the read?

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  5. I'm halfway through the novel and am loving it. I also loved her novel The Historian even though I am tired of hearing about Dracula!

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