Teaser Tuesdays

Teaser Tuesdays:  The Unbearable Lightness of Scones

Teaser Tuesdays is a weekly meme hosted by MizB @ Should Be Reading. Here are the rules: grab whatever you're reading, open to a random page, select no more than two sentence (NO SPOILERS), share the title and author, and GO!
Today's teaser:
"Grown-ups spoke as if the world were simple; as if people behaved nicely to one another.  But Bertie knew that they did not.  When you were a boy, as he was, and saw the world the way in which boys saw it, it all looked very different.  Olive and Tofu would fight because that's what people like that did:  they fought.  And it would end up with Tofu spitting on Olive, and Olive screaming and perhaps even trying to stab Tofu with the syringe from her junior nurse's kit." --page 88-89
          -----The Unbearable Lightness of Scones by Alexander McCall Smith

Happy reading!


  1. I've never read anything by him but I've heard he's very funny. Tofu is a great character name!

    1. It's my way of reminiscing about Edinburgh :) They're fun, easy books to get into and read. I'd definitely recommend them!

  2. Haha, this comment in the teaser makes me wonder just how old Olive and Tofu are. Great pick!
    Here's My Teaser.

    1. Thanks! And, for the record, Olive and Tofu are both 6 :) They're special characters for sure! Thanks for stopping by.

  3. Sounds like my house growing up. LOL This I need to read.
    Here is my TT - http://fuonlyknew.com/2014/09/30/teaser-tuesdays-83-devil-music-by-carly-orosz/

    1. The series is great! Highly entertaining and constantly changing. Thanks for visiting :)


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