Teaser Tuesday (Mar 30)

 Teaser Tuesday is hosted by MizB at Should Be Reading. Visit her blog to see how you can play along too!

Just finished Do Androids Dream of Electric Sheep?, a sci-fi classic by Philip K. Dick, so my teaser this week is instead from Brady Udall’s The Lonely Polygamist, which I received as an ARC from W.W Norton & Company.

The teaser:

To put it as simply as possible: this is the story of a polygamist who has an affair.

I love the simple, (quirky!) storyteller-like quality of that opener! What’s your teaser this fine Tuesday?


23 Responses to “Teaser Tuesday (Mar 30)”

  1. 1 Alayne March 30, 2010 at 8:08 am

    This sounds like a funny read with a good narrative personality. Let me know when you’re done reviewing it!
    Thanks for visiting The Crowded Leaf.

  2. 3 Angela Messer March 30, 2010 at 8:18 am

    Sounds good. I’m interested to see your review! Here’s my TT and Contest.

  3. 5 Amanda Makepeace March 30, 2010 at 8:19 am

    This sounds like a hoot! I look forward to your review. 🙂 Thanks for stopping by and commenting on my teaser.

  4. 7 Wanda March 30, 2010 at 8:52 am

    Too funny, a rather contradictory title—love it!

    Here’s mine.

  5. 9 The Literary Omnivore March 30, 2010 at 8:59 am

    I actually just added this to my reading list! It sounds so interesting, and what a great and simple opening line. I look forward to your review!

  6. 11 Jennifer March 30, 2010 at 9:12 am

    Fabulous teaser, great wit and I adore the title.

  7. 13 candletea March 30, 2010 at 9:17 am

    What a great opening line. It makes me really curious, which is what an opening line is supposed to do I guess. I’ll be looking forward to your review!

  8. 15 Jan @ Eating Y.A. Books March 30, 2010 at 11:11 am

    Oh my this sounds like it might be really hilarious love the teaser. Also loved you comment about the Dwarves getting the short end of the stick. Thanks for stopping by.

    • 16 tarynwanderer March 30, 2010 at 3:31 pm

      It’s very funny, very droll–I’m liking it!

      And thanks, haha! I actually didn’t even mean to make that joke, but when I was rereading it before I posted, I saw that my subconscious was having a little fun at dwarves’ expense. 😉

  9. 17 Lori @ Escape Between The Pages March 30, 2010 at 1:35 pm

    I hope that you enjoy your book. Here’s mine.

  10. 19 alitareads March 30, 2010 at 3:51 pm

    Hehe, great teaser! Hope you’re enjoying this one 🙂

  11. 20 Barbara On the Bookcase March 30, 2010 at 5:37 pm

    very funny — I loved The Miracle Life of Edgar Mint.

    thanks for stopping by On the Bookcase!

  12. 21 Christy March 30, 2010 at 6:55 pm

    Intriguing title and teaser. The cover design is pretty cool too.

  13. 22 Ji April 14, 2010 at 7:53 pm


    welcome join us,

    simply visit and comment for 12 participants for week 1 task, then you are done!
    Happy Thursday!

  14. 23 Heather (WordTrix) April 14, 2010 at 10:48 pm

    Definitely an interesting line. I hope you enjoyed the book!

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