May 14, 2013

Teaser - The Testing by Joelle Charbonneau

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It’s graduation day for sixteen-year-old Malencia Vale, and the entire Five Lakes Colony (the former Great Lakes) is celebrating. All Cia can think about—hope for—is whether she’ll be chosen for The Testing, a United Commonwealth program that selects the best and brightest new graduates to become possible leaders of the slowly revitalizing post-war civilization. When Cia is chosen, her father finally tells her about his own nightmarish half-memories of The Testing. Armed with his dire warnings (”Cia, trust no one”), she bravely heads off to Tosu City, far away from friends and family, perhaps forever. Danger, romance—and sheer terror—await.

The Teaser!

...With one of his wide, heart-stopping smiles, he looks into my eyes and says. "I guess we should go home. Tomorrow's going to be a big day."

And I know he's right. It's time to go home and tell my family that tomorrow I will leave the house in the morning and I won't return.

- ARC Page 24
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5 comments:

Alicia Batista said...

Oh, I can't WAIT to read this! Sounds good, enjoy! :)

Alicia Batista said...

New GFC follower, hope you follow back! :)

Check out my TT
http://addictreaders.blogspot.com/2013/05/teaser-tuesday-1-teaser-tuesday-weekly.html

Melissa Owens said...

Oooh, intriguing!

My teaser is from THE APOTHECARY'S DAUGHTER by Julie Klassen.

The Autumn Review said...

Interesting. Where is she going?

Pabkins said...

Ooooo suffering suckatash! I hope to keep my hands on this one!

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