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First Chapter First Paragraph Thursday Intros ~ Leonora Bolt: Secret Inventor by Lucy Brandt + Gladys Jose

First Chapter First Paragraph Thursday Intros ~ Leonora Bolt: Secret Inventor by Lucy Brandt + Gladys Jose

Leonora Bolt: Secret Inventor by Lucy Brandt (Goodreads Author), Gladys Jose, Children's BOok, Inventions, Inventor, Humour, Illustrations, Girl, Bolts, Cogs
Fnizzle, Thwoosh, KABLOOM!
Leonora Bolt’s hair was on fire again. And so were her eyebrows. “Amazing,” she murmured, before realizing her head felt a bit hotter than usual. Grabbing a glass of water, she sloshed it right over herself.
Sizzlesizzlefizzzzzz!
Burnt brown curls stuck to her cheeks like seaweed. Great globs of grease dribbled down her grubby dungarees. And Leonora’s eyes gleamed with triumph.
Teaser Tuesday ~ People Like Us by Dana Mele

Teaser Tuesday ~ People Like Us by Dana Mele

People Like Us by Dana Mele , Mystery, Murder, Past, Secrets, Young Adult, Thriller, Uniforms
I had Random.org select a % for me (this is an ebook) and it went with 19%! There were many great parts, but this one was the best.
It’s even colder tonight than it was last night, but I have the benefit of my warm wool coat now. The sky is clear and the moon and stars reflect sharply off the still water. I avoid the spot where Brie discovered Jessica’s body and hurry around the shore, making sure to keep under the cover of bushes so I’m not spotted. Now would not be a great time to get caught sneaking out. 
Teaser Tuesday ~ Take Me Home With You When You Go by David Levithan, Jennifer Niven

Teaser Tuesday ~ Take Me Home With You When You Go by David Levithan, Jennifer Niven

Take Me with You When You Go, David Levithan, Jennifer Niven, Abuse, LGBT, Family, Sister, Contemporary, Young Adult, Letters, Mails, Face, White Hair, Girl
I flipped through the book and ended up on page 96!
Do you ever feel small? Like so small you could fit in your own pocket? Like as small as, I don’t know, a baby, back when you had someone to cut your food and fee it to you? I wish I had someone to do that right now. Or bring me ginger ale and crackers the way Sloane’s mom does when she has cramps or the flu, the way Mom never did, not even before Darren.
I feel so small, I wonder if I’m invisible. I feel as small as a flea.