Tuesday, February 21, 2017

Teaser Tuesday: The Dragon's Price by Bethany Wiggins

Teaser Tuesdays is a weekly bookish meme, hosted by The Purple Booker. 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!

Teaser (from 10% in the eARC):
"You're running away. Alone. With no way to protect yourself. And you've never been out there." He waves his had toward the Glass Forest. "Do you know why my family always arrives at your castle armed?"

"Because you are bloodthirsty barbarians," I snap.
This week I'm reading The Dragon's Price by Bethany Wiggins. I got this eARC from NetGalley. Here is the description from Amazon:
Fans of Julie Kagawa’s Talon and Renee Ahdieh’s The Wrath and the Dawn will devour this action-packed fantasy adventure about a girl who chooses to surrender herself to a deadly dragon rather than marry an enemy prince.

When two warring kingdoms unified against a deadly menace laying waste to both their lands, they had to make a choice: vow to marry their heirs to one another, or forfeit their lives to the dragon.

Centuries later, everyone expects the sheltered princess Sorrowlynn to choose the barbarian prince over the fire-breathing beast—everyone, that is, except Sorrow, who is determined to control her own destiny or die trying.

As she is lowered into the dragon’s chamber, she assumes her life is over until Golmarr, the young prince she just spurned, follows her with the hopes of being her hero and slaying the dragon. But the dragon has a different plan. . . .

If the dragon wins, it will be freed from the spell that has bound it to the cave for centuries. If Sorrow or Golmarr vanquish the dragon, the victor will gain its treasure and escape the cave beneath the mountain. But what exactly is the dragon hiding?

There are no safe havens for Sorrow or Golmarr—not even with each other—and the stakes couldn’t be higher as they risk everything to protect their kingdom.


  1. Can't argue with that logic - I'd arrived well armed too!

    My TT: http://bit.ly/2miqzA1

  2. Sounds like a really good book. Thanks for sharing it. My Teaser is from These Vicious Masks.

  3. Ooo... I love the sound of this one:)). Thank you for sharing. I hope you continue to enjoy it. Have a great week and many thanks for swinging by earlier.

  4. Sounds like she can handle herself. I like her already. LOL

    My TT from Ice Hunt

  5. This one sounds like something I need to check out! Thank you for sharing!

    Teaser Tuesday! Hunted by Meagan Spooner


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