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Tuesday, January 7, 2014

Teaser Tuesdays: The Power Broker

Teaser Tuesdays is hosted by Should Be Reading.

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!

The Power Broker: Robert Moses and the Fall of New York by Robert A. Caro p. 220

"Would dreams--dreams of real size and significance and scope--the accomplishment his mother had taught him was so important, ever be realized by the methods of the men in whose ranks he had once marched, the reformers and idealists? He asked the question of himself and he answered it himself. No."

It's always sad when idealists become realists.

2 comments:

Alan said...

I have heard good things about that book. Mine is a novel: http://eyesandearsblog.blogspot.com/

Miklos said...

Great book! It is definitely worth reading it. http://dcfxbroker.com