The Teaser Tuesdays meme is hosted by Should Be Reading. It’s easy and fun. Open your current read at a random page and share two sentences from somewhere between lines 7 and 12. There’s one important rule – no spoilers!
I’m really excited about this book. The Secret Ministry of Frost by Nick Lake. How’s this for a by-line? Snow lies. Frost Bites.
And just look at the cover. If only you could see how it sparkles with holgraphic pieces – like sun on ice.
Without further adieu:
She stopped screaming.
The darkness lifted, coalescing beside her bed into the ghostlyform of a girl, barely a teenager, standing in an attitude of proud defiance. The girl was made entirely of shadows – a shifting grey darkness, with eyes of the blackest night. “I hope you are not going to scream again,” the girl said. “It would be a shame to have to kill you already.”