Teaser Tuesday is a weekly meme hosted by The Purple Booker. Everyone is welcome to join in.
• 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! Everyone loves Teaser Tuesday.
Wow, it’s been quite awhile since I’ve done a Teaser Tuesday post! Today’s teaser is from Homegoing by Yaa Gyasi. I’ve heard so many wonderful things about this book and was thrilled when I found it at the library last week. I just started it last night and I’m not very far into it, but I’m really enjoying it so far. For those of you who don’t know, Homegoing is a book that starts with two young girls, Effia who lives in Ghana and her half-sister Esi who was sold as a slave, and traces their lineage down to modern times. I’m so excited to read more of this book. Here’s a quick teaser from the first chapter: