Tuesday, September 7, 2010

Teaser Tuesday #11 - Lord Sunday by Garth Nix

Teaser Tuesday is a weekly bookish meme hosted by MizB of Should be Reading.

Garth Nix is one of my favorite Young Adult writers, mainly cause his books are universal. I could recommend them to any of my friends, or the occasional reader, age no bar.
Lord Sunday (The Keys To The Kingdom)
"A boy – a Piper’s child – stepped through the gap and, without a word of warning, lunged at Arthur with a six-foot- long, three-tined gardening fork, each of the tines red-hot, the air around them blurred from the intense heat they radiated."

Today's Teaser is taken from the end of Chapter 3, the page I am on. The book is Lord Sunday, book 7 in the Keys of the Kingdom.

If you haven't read Garth Nix, a great place to start is with The Old Kingdom series; beginning with Abhorsen. Highly unique.
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  1. Arthur needs to watch out. That sounds dangerous.

    Here's My Teaser

  2. This one sounds intriguing...

    Here's mine:


  3. Children with deadly weapons? Sounds interesting. Great teaser!

    Here’s my teaser from The Inheritance.

  4. I love the Abhorsen trilogy. I keep meaning to get to the Keys to the Kingdom series. Looking at your "you might also like" posts, it looks like we like a lot of the same books. I'll subscribe :)

    Here's my teaser: Blameless by Gail Carriger

  5. Hmm, sounds like that will end badly for one of them.

    Thanks for visiting Read My Mind!

  6. This sounds fabulous. Great teaser! My teaser is here.

    From the Shadows

  7. Is that a child or a devil? Yikes!

  8. Wow! Great teaser! I haven't heard of this author before so thanks for the recommendation!
    The Delusional Diaries

  9. Sounds like an intriguing and fun series!

  10. Very cool teaser. I will keep this author in mind.

  11. Awesome, this sounds like something my 11 year old would love.

  12. The teaser sounds intense, brave kid.

    Book 7? wow I'm not sure I want to read something that long again, considering I was dissapointed with Harry Potter

  13. :)
    @Novroz - Its really not too bad, the first few books are pretty short! And at no point do the pages go to the length that the HP books went to :)

  14. Awesome teaser! That sounds like a very dangerous weapon there. I've seen that book around, but never read any in the series . . .

    I've read The Abhorsen Trilogy--I loved those books! I loved Lirael. :)

    Thanks for commenting on my teaser!

  15. Hah! I remember this since I just finished it recently. :-)

  16. Hi Kah, I should have known we would read it at the same time :) We do read a lot of similar authors!


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