Tuesday, August 20, 2013

Teaser Tuesday: Sure Signs of Crazy by Karen Harrington

Teaser Tuesdays is a weekly bookish meme, hosted by MizB of Should Be Reading. Anyone can play along! Just do the following:
  • 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!

This week my teaser comes from Sure Signs of Crazy by Karen Harrington. I got this ARC at ALA because I liked the title. Here is the description:
Not every person responds to words the same way. Some words are trouble words. A trouble word will change the face of the person you say it to. Love can be a trouble word for some people. Crazy is also a trouble word.

I should know.

You've never met anyone exactly like twelve-year-old Sarah Nelson. While most of her classmates geek out over Harry Potter, she writes letters to Atticus Finch. Her best friend is a plant. And she's never known her mother, who has lived in a mental institution since Sarah was two.

Sarah and her dad have spent the past decade moving from one Texas town to another, and she's never felt truly at home....until now. This is the story of one extraordinary summer in which Sarah gets her first real crush, new friends, and the answers about her family she's always been looking for.
Teaser:
One thing I remember for sure is this: She said if I love someone else when I most need to feel loved, well, then love will rain over me until I am soaked. 

6 comments:

  1. I adored this book. I can't wait to read your thoughts.

    brenda

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  2. That one sounds pretty good! Thanks for sharing!
    Here's my Teaser!

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  3. Ooh that's nice! Very inspiring!

    Here's my Tuesday Post

    Have a GREAT day!

    Old Follower :)

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  4. Love that teaser! And the title of the book is awesome too!
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