Tuesday, May 28, 2013

Teaser Tuesday (5/28/13)

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 and author, too, so that other TT participants can add the book to their TBR Lists if they like your teasers.

Today's teasers are from Dare You To by Katie McGarry. 

Dare You To
by Katie McGarry
Publisher:  Harlequin Teen
Published:  May 28, 2013
Source:  Publisher/NetGalley

Ryan lowers his lips to my ear. "Dance with me, Beth."

"No." I whisper the reply. I hate him and I hate myself for wanting him to touch me again....

"I dare you..."

If anyone knew the truth about Beth Risk's home life, they'd send her mother to jail and seventeen-year-old Beth who knows where. So she protects her mom at all costs. Until the day her uncle swoops in and forces Beth to choose between her mom's freedom and her own happiness. That's how Beth finds herself living with an aunt who doesn't want her and going to a school that doesn't understand her. At all. Except for the one guy who shouldn't get her, but does....

Ryan Stone is the town golden boy, a popular baseball star jock-with secrets he can't tell anyone. Not even the friends he shares everything with, including the constant dares to do crazy things. The craziest? Asking out the Skater girl who couldn't be less interested in him.

But what begins as a dare becomes an intense attraction neither Ryan nor Beth expected. Suddenly, the boy with the flawless image risks his dreams-and his life-for the girl he loves, and the girl who won't let anyone get too close is daring herself to want it all...

Here are the teasers:

“This overwhelming, encompassing feeling is love. It's not perfect and it's messy as hell. And it's exactly what I need.”

“Ryan has this blank, way too innocent expression. "Don't worry, Mr. Risk. I'd love to help Elisabeth."  He turns to me and smiles. This smile isn't genuine or heartwarming, but cocky as hell.  Bring it, jock boy. Your best won't be good enough.” 


  1. This was such a great book. Nice choice in teasers. :)
    Kristin @ Book Sniffers Anonymous

  2. I can't wait to read this one!

    1. It is sooo good. I can't wait for you to read it.

  3. Love these quotes for this book! There were a lot of good ones in it. :)

    1. There are a lot of good ones. This book was really great.

  4. I feel so behind for not having start this series yet! But great teasers, sounds like an intense love story.

    Here's my teaser at Bookmunchies (:

  5. Great teasers :D! I need to buy Dare You To soon.

    Here's mine:

  6. WOW, this is a popular book this week!

    Here's my Teaser Tuesday The Summer I Became a Nerd

    Mei @ Diary of a Fair Weather Diver

  7. I really need to reread Echo's book now!!!


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