Tuesday, 6 August 2013

Teaser Tuesday (4)

Teaser Tuesday is a weekly bookish meme hosted by MizB of Should Be Reading.

Title: Born Wicked
Release date: February 7th 2012
Publisher: Putnam Juvenile
Page: 48

Everybody knows Cate Cahill and her sisters are eccentric. Too pretty, too reclusive, and far too educated for their own good. But the truth is even worse: they’re witches. And if their secret is discovered by the priests of the Brotherhood, it would mean an asylum, a prison ship—or an early grave.

Before her mother died, Cate promised to protect her sisters. But with only six months left to choose between marriage and the Sisterhood, she might not be able to keep her word... especially after she finds her mother’s diary, uncovering a secret that could spell her family’s destruction. Desperate to find alternatives to their fate, Cate starts scouring banned books and questioning rebellious new friends, all while juggling tea parties, shocking marriage proposals, and a forbidden romance with the completely unsuitable Finn Belastra.

If what her mother wrote is true, the Cahill girls aren’t safe. Not from the Brotherhood, the Sisterhood—not even from each other.

“They’re high-spirited,” Paul says. “It must be grand, having sisters. You’re lucky. Being an only child is lonely.”
I don’t remember a time before Maura was toddling after me, pulling at my hair, stuffing my toys in her mouth. “Is it?
-Page 48.
Hmm, I'm not quite feeling this one yet, we'll see.
What're you reading this week? Leave me links to your teasers!