Tuesday, January 13, 2015

Teaser Tuesdays: Wondrous Beauty

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 and author, too, so that other TT participants can add the book to their TBR Lists if they like your teasers!

Wondrous Beauty: The Life and Adventures of Elizabeth Patterson Bonaparte by Carol Berkin p. 39

"If Jerome's thoughts turned frequently during their long voyage to his first meeting with the emperor, Betsy's may have been on more intimate concerns. She was six months pregnant, and there would soon be a new Bonaparte in the emperor's family."

Jerome Bonaparte and his new wife, Elizabeth, are heading to Europe for Jerome to try to make up with his big brother, Napoleon, who was very angered by the marriage.


sherry fundin said...

Sure doesn't bode well for Jerome. Thanks for sharing.
sherry @ fundinmental My TT ~ Gone Before Goodbye by Nora Leduc

Unknown said...

If he disapproves of the marriage it doesn't bode well that she's pregnant either.

My TT - http://fuonlyknew.com/2015/01/13/teaser-tuesdays-95-growl/

Faith Hope and Cherrytea said...

complications ahead... enjoy the read! unusual and interesting...

Mine's audio suspense by the amazing Sibella Giorello