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It’s Teaser Tuesday – hosted by MizB of Should Be Reading.

My first teaser:

“‘Like all good Bangalore stories, mine begins far away from Bangalore.  You see, I am in the Light now, but I was born and raised in Darkness.”

From The White Tiger by Aravind Adiga (pg 11).  This was recommended to me by a geography professor.  When I brought it home from the library, Ryan read it and enjoyed it.  So far, so good.

 

Another teaser:

“. . . she would have despised the modern idea of women being equal to men. Equal, indeed! she knew they were superior.”

From Cranford by Elizabeth Gaskell.  I’m not actually reading this right now, but I read the first part of it recently in my British Lit class and …

Allie (at A Literary Odyssey) is hosting a Cranford read-along in June.  I’ll be joining, and would like to invite you to consider reading along with us.  Full details can be found at Allie’s blog.