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First Chapter First Paragraph Thursday Intros ~ All the Bad Apples

First Chapter First Paragraph Thursday Intros ~ All the Bad Apples


On my seventeenth birthday, two things happened.
I came out to my family (somewhat by accident).
And my sister Mandy disappeared.
Died, Deena, Rachel said – our other sister, the middle sister, the one who came between us. Died, not disappeared. But I knew Mandy wasn’t dead.

Teaser Tuesday ~ The Last Zoo

Teaser Tuesday ~ The Last Zoo

The Last Zoo, Island, Children's Books, Mystery, Magic, Sam Gayton
I had random.org select a page for me today and it selected page 136.

Is she really doing this? Is she really so desperate that she’ll take orders from a devil?
It turns out that yes, yes she is. Scrunching up her face as much as she can, Pia goes ‘Choo!’ in a high squeaky voice. It doesn’t sound particularly convincing. Sneezing feels like tears or laughter: something that requires real talent to fake. Yet the effect on Urette is as instant as the words ‘Narnia’ and ‘Wardrobe’.