Tuesday, June 25, 2013

Teaser Tuesday (June 25), Cedar Hollow

Teaser Tuesday is a weekly bookish meme, hosted by MizB of Should Be Reading. Anyone can play along!

Just do the following:
• Grab your current read
• Open to a random page
• Share two (2) “teaser” sentences from somewhere on that page
• BE CAREFUL NOT TO INCLUDE SPOILERS! (make sure that what you share doesn’t give too much away! You don’t want to ruin the book for others!)
• Share the title & author, too, so that other TT participants can add the book to their TBR Lists if they like your teasers!

Cedar Hollow
Cedar Hollow, by Tracey Smith

The synopsis (from Goodreads):

Cassidy St. Claire still wasn't sure what she'd been hoping to find when she began the search for her birth parents, but all she’d uncovered was a bunch of death certificates and one ailing great-uncle who’d finally kicked the bucket last week. Since Cassidy is the last surviving member of the family that means his estate, a small seaside bed and breakfast in New Hampshire, has been left to her. An odd stipulation in his Will requires that she appear in person to inherit the property. Cassidy isn't very hopeful that this weekend trip will lead to anything more than a momentary distraction from her busy life, and an excuse to take her convertible for a long drive up the coast.
 She certainly isn't prepared for Mr. Tall Handsome and Brooding; Ben Riley has been running the bed and breakfast for the last several years, and he is definitely less than welcoming. His instant dislike for her is staggering, but his penetrating green eyes burn with a dangerous mixture of hostility and attraction.
Within days of her arrival an attempt is made on her life and then another. Suddenly Cassidy finds herself trying to unravel the mysteries of the past, while outrunning the dangers of the present and finally turning to the strong, protective arms of Ben Riley and a future she'd never imagined.

The Teaser (at 40% of Kindle edition):

“So is Montgomery the closest city?” Cassidy asked.
“The closest with a hospital.”
“I was thinking more along the lines of a shopping mall.”
“Oh, yeah, they have one of those too.”

The speculation: 

I think Cassidy's talking to a guy.  Who do you think she's talking to?

Please leave a comment, with a link to your Teaser Tuesday post, or share your teaser here if you don't have a blog.  Thanks for visiting Jane Reads!  



Farzy Mae

1 week ago  -  Shared publicly
haha i love that one... i think he's talking to a guy too
my TT is up

Thanks, and thanks for the visit!

Julie Smith

2 weeks ago  -  Shared publicly
I think so too.  You wouldn't have to explain "shopping mall" to another woman :)

Exactly!  City = Mall      LOL

Naomi Hop

2 weeks ago  -  Shared publicly
Maybe.... or a girl who's not interested in shopping!

Here's My Tease!!


Could be.  Sometimes I would rather shop online, than  be in a check-out line in a store.

Hehe.... me too!!