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Monday, 5 October 2015

Teaser Tuesday #106 : Ice Like Fire by Sara Raasch





Welcome to Teaser Tuesdays.

Teaser Tuesdays is a weekly bookish meme, hosted by MizB of A Daily Rhythm. Anyone can play along! Just do the following:

1. Grab your current read

2. Open to a random page

3. 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 muchaway! You don’t want to ruin the book for others!)

4. Share the title & author, too, so that other TT participants can add the book to their TBR Lists if they like your teasers!


My current read is Ice Like Fire (Snow Like Ashes #2) by Rebekah L Purdy and my two lines are from location 172 of 5455


These are Winter's mines, and he's forcing my  people to use what little strength they have to dig them up. They spent sixteen years in Angra's work camps; they should be healing, not chasing power for a man who already has too much.




Ice Like Fire (Snow Like Ashes #2)  by Sarah Raasch



It’s been three months since the Winterians were freed and Spring’s king, Angra, disappeared—thanks largely to the help of Cordell.

Meira just wants her people to be safe. When Cordellan debt forces the Winterians to dig their mines for payment, they unearth something powerful and possibly dangerous: Primoria’s lost chasm of magic. Theron sees this find as an opportunity—with this much magic, the world can finally stand against threats like Angra. But Meira fears the danger the chasm poses—the last time the world had access to so much magic, it spawned the Decay. So when the king of Cordell orders the two on a mission across the kingdoms of Primoria to discover the chasm’s secrets, Meira plans to use the trip to garner support to keep the chasm shut and Winter safe—even if it means clashing with Theron. But can she do so without endangering the people she loves?

Mather just wants to be free. The horrors inflicted on the Winterians hang fresh and raw in Januari—leaving Winter vulnerable to Cordell’s growing oppression. When Meira leaves to search for allies, he decides to take Winter’s security into his own hands. Can he rebuild his broken kingdom and protect them from new threats?

As the web of power and deception weaves tighter, Theron fights for magic, Mather fights for freedom—and Meira starts to wonder if she should be fighting not just for Winter, but for the world.
 






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7 comments:

  1. I'm going to have to look up this one! We both liked SNOW LIKE ASHES.

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  2. That sounds interesting. I've seen this one around a lot, and it seems quite popular.

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  3. That sounds interesting. I've seen this one around a lot, and it seems quite popular.

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  6. Oh this sounds really interesting. Will definitely look it up! My Teaser

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  7. My teaser is from Ice Like Fire too. My YA teaser this week comes from Ice Like Fire by Sara Raasch. Happy reading!

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