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Teaser Tuesdays – The Crane Wife by Patrick Ness

Teaser Tuesdays – The Crane Wife by Patrick Ness
Posted April 7, 2015 by Melissa in Teaser Tuesdays / 8 Comments

George Duncan is an American living and working in London. At forty-eight, he owns a small print shop, is divorced, and lonelier than he realizes. All of the women with whom he has relationships eventually leave him for being too nice. But one night he is woken by an astonishing sound—a terrific keening, which is coming from somewhere in his garden.


Teaser Tuesdays – Monsters of Men (Chaos Walking #3) by Patrick Ness

Teaser Tuesdays – Monsters of Men (Chaos Walking #3)  by Patrick Ness
Posted March 18, 2014 by Melissa in Teaser Tuesdays / 10 Comments

“War,” says the Mayor. “At last.” Three armies march on New Prentisstown, each one intent on destroying the others. Todd and Viola are caught in the middle, with no chance of escape. As the battles commence, how can they hope to stop the fighting? How can there ever be peace when they’re so hopelessly outnumbered? And if war makes monsters of men, what terrible choices await? But then a third voice breaks into the battle, one bent on revenge – the electrifying finale to the award-winning “Chaos Walking” trilogy, Monsters of Men is a heart-stopping novel about power, survival, and the devastating realities of war.