Teaser Tuesday: Pride and Prejudice

Teaser Tuesdays asks you to:

  • Grab your current read.
  • Let the book fall open to a random page.
  • Share with us 2 sentences from that page.
  • You also need to share the title of the book that you’re getting your “teaser” from … that way people can have some great book recommendations if they like the teaser you’ve given!
  • Please avoid spoilers!

Today’s Teaser:

Astonishment, apprehension, and even horror, oppressed her. She wished to discred it entirely, repeatedly exclaiming, “This must be false! This cannot be! This must be the grossest falsehood!” – and when she had gone through the whole letter, though scarcely knowing anything of the last page or two, put it hastily away, protesting that she would not regard it, that she would never look in it again.

from page 149 of Pride and Prejudice by Jane Austen


  1. @ Jen : I know what you mean – so far Pride and Prejudice is kind of um… gossipy headache like – but I think that’s what she’s going for – you know, making her point about society. So I’m hoping it gets good soon… (I’ve only read 3 or 4 chapters). I really want to read Jane Eyre at some point so I’m glad to hear you are liking it!


  2. I haven’t read the book yet, but I LOVED the movie (Colin Firth version). I’m finally getting int Jane Eyre. It took me to about pg 200 for it to click and now I’m loving it!


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