Monday, February 11, 2013

Teaser Tuesdays [11]

Teaser Tuesdays is a weekly bookish meme, hosted by MizB of Should Be Reading. Anyone can play along! Just do the following:

Grab your current read
Open to a random page
Share two (2) “teaser” sentences from somewhere on that page
BE CAREFUL NOT TO INCLUDE SPOILERS! (make sure that what you share doesn’t give too much away! You don’t want to ruin the book for others!)
Share the title and author, too, so that other TT participants can add the book to their TBR Lists if they like your teasers.

The Seven Swords by Nils Johnson-Shelton


"Please," Thumb said. "Each of these swords has slain at least one dragon."
"Quite true, sire," Bercilak added. "I half expect that's why Tiberius is so moody all the time. Not much fun being surrounded by dragon slayers - if you're a dragon."

Goodreads Summary:

Across both worlds are seven legendary blades. Some have been uncovered, Some forgotten, Others secreted away.

Very soon all must be united.

Spending the summer fighting dragons, rescuing wizards, and leaping through portals into the Otherworld was only the beginning for Artie and Kay Kingfisher. The two worlds remain divided, Merlin is missing, and worst of all, Qwon Onakea, their kidnapped friend, may be lost to the Otherworld forever. It seems the only way to save both worlds—and to save his friends—is for Artie to claim his throne as King Arthur reborn.

To do this, Artie must gather his knights so they can venture forth and recover each of the Seven Swords. Finding them all is Artie's only hope for victory.

But all the video games in the world haven't prepared Artie for the battles to come against giants, dragons, ogres, and sorcerers. Nor is he ready for the unexpected threat of the Peace Sword, a mysterious weapon used by the treacherous Mordred to kill the original King Arthur more than a thousand years ago...


  1. This sounds like a very fun read and the cover is very eye catching.

    My TT

  2. Looks like a cute read!

    here's our TT

    Janhvi @ The Readdicts

  3. Nice teaser...not my usual read, but now I'm curious. Here's


  4. Jessica@a GREAT readFebruary 12, 2013 at 5:57 AM

    Heehee! Nice tease! Haven't heard of this one! Happy Reading!

    Here's my Teaser

    Have a GREAT day!

    Old Follower :)

  5. Good teaser, lol.

  6. Danica@One Page at a TimeFebruary 12, 2013 at 11:10 AM

    This sounds like like a hilarious book. I'm definitely intrigued. Thanks for sharing.

    Here's my teaser from Strands of Bronze and Gold

    ~Danica Page@Taking It One Page at a Time

  7. Fun teaser. Dragons are awesome except when they aren;t.

    Happy reading,

    @ Blkosiner’s Book Blog

  8. This sounds like a fun book, the cover is so cool. I don't read many children's books because most of the ones I know are picture books with few words. The one I want to read is the Borrowers but I think I might add this to my TBR along with Destiny Rewritten.

  9. Oooo dragons!! :D I do love my dragons. :) Thank you!

  10. looks cool and sounds great..

  11. Thank you! I know I enjoyed the first one so I hope this one is just as good. I appreciate you stopping by :)

  12. Oh I love Harry Potter and Percy Jackson and this one is kinda along the Percy lines. It's been pretty good so far...It's nice to have a good clean read. No pictures here, just a great cover and some colorful dialogue that appeals to kids...Thank you so much for stopping by!

  13. Certainly some entertaining parts :) I really appreciate you stopping by!

  14. It's a great middle school read. Thank you so much for stopping by!

  15. Oh I understand but it has been good :) Thank you for stopping by!

  16. Definitely! I really appreciate you stopping by :)

  17. Yep they are spectacular! Thank you so much for stopping by :)

  18. Had me giggling :) Thank you so much for stopping by

  19. I love the cover! A lot going on there. Thank you so much for stopping by :)

  20. I know right! Thank you so much for stopping by :)

  21. Oooh fun tease! Sounds like a great book! Thanks for sharing!

    Come on by SnifferWalk Books and check out ours this week!


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