Tuesday, January 15, 2013

Teaser Tuesdays #48: Half-Blood by Jennifer L. Armentrout

Teaser Tuesdays is a weekly bookish meme, hosted by MizB @ Should Be Reading.




My teaser:
He turned back to me as if I hadn't just punched him in the face and frowned. "Did that make you feel better? Change anything for you?"
I straightened. "No! I'd like to do it again."
"You wanna fight?" He stepped to the side, tipping his head down at me. "Then fight me."


page 142, paperback





~Half-Blood (Covenant #1) by Jennifer L. Armentrout
Paperback, 281 pages
Published October 18th 2011 by Spencer Hill Press

The Hematoi descend from the unions of gods and mortals, and the children of two Hematoi-pure-bloods-have godlike powers. Children of Hematoi and mortals-well, not so much. Half-bloods only have two options: become trained Sentinels who hunt and kill daimons or become servants in the homes of the pures. Seventeen-year-old Alexandria would rather risk her life fighting than waste it scrubbing toilets, but she may end up slumming it anyway. There are several rules that students at the Covenant must follow. Alex has problems with them all, but especially rule #1:Relationships between pures and halfs are forbidden. Unfortunately, she's crushing hard on the totally hot pure-blood Aiden. But falling for Aiden isn't her biggest problem--staying alive long enough to graduate the Covenant and become a Sentinel is. If she fails in her duty, she faces a future worse than death or slavery: being turned into a daimon, and being hunted by Aiden. And that would kind of suck.




Anyone can participate in Teaser Tuesdays. 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 & author, too, so that other TT participants can add the book to their TBR Lists if they like your teasers!



3 comments:

  1. *eeep* I love this series and really anything JLA related! Great teaser choice!

    Teresa @ Readers Live A Thousand Lives

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  2. Oh, wow, that's a great teaser. I have had this on my TBR list for over 12 months I think, I will have to bring it to the top. Happy reading and thanks for sharing.

    Katie ~ My Teaser Tuesday

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  3. Awesome choice of teaser ♥ kind of makes me want to jump into the next book Pure...like, right now :D Thanks for sharing!

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