Teaser Tuesday (14 September)

I would never be so impertinent as to give the Lady Elizabeth only two sentences — even if it is Teaser Tuesday.

What of Elizabeth then? She is a dark horse, and I do not trust her. She rarely comes to court, and when she does visit the King, she appears meek and pious, but I am not fooled. Beneath that dutiful mask, I have no doubt, lies a devious and dangerous character. I would not like to tangle with Elizabeth.

Innocent Traitor, p. 243. John Dudley, musing on which princess of the blood royal might best suit his designs.

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21 Responses to Teaser Tuesday (14 September)

  1. Novroz says:

    Interesting teaser. I love the way he/she describe elizabeth

    My teaser is a manga teaser http://t.co/ikoYEhF

  2. LMW says:

    Hmmm… this sounds very intriguing! Why not mess with Elizabeth? Very good! Mine is at:
    The Delusional Diaries
    🙂

  3. I don't think I'd want to tangle with her either by the sounds of it. Great teaser!

    here's my Tuesday Teaser for the week

  4. Beth says:

    Very interesting! Here is my teaser for this week.

  5. Marg says:

    I read this book a couple of years ago and liked it, but the multiple viewpoints were a bit much in my opinion.

    You can find my teaser here this week.

  6. Very interesting, I love reading about this period!

  7. Anonymous says:

    Very interesting, I love reading about this period!

  8. She sounds like a person with different sides to her. I don't think I'd want to mess with her, either! Great teaser.

    My teaser is from Hunger by Michael Grant.

  9. Kristin says:

    Great teaser…I love the Tudor time period – am going to have to check this book out!

    Here's my teaser.

  10. E.J. Stevens says:

    Great teaser! I think I'd like to meet Elizabeth. I love dark characters. 🙂 My TT from Paranormalcy is here.
    xx,
    E.J
    From the Shadows

  11. A very calculating man, it seems.

    My teaser this week is from The Looking Glass Wars.

  12. A very calculating man, it seems.My teaser this week is from The Looking Glass Wars.

  13. CyberKitten says:

    I think it's just moved on up in my read-soon list…….

  14. sablelexi says:

    I'm not typically a fan of historical fiction, but there is something about this teaser that makes me really intreged to read more of this story.

    Here's mine
    http://readingisdreamy.blogspot.com/2010/09/teaser-tuesday-guardians-of-gahoole.html

  15. Kathy Martin says:

    That sounds fascinating! My teaser is from Coronets and Steel by Sherwood Smith. Happy reading!

  16. jlshall says:

    Interesting teaser! That Tudor court was a real minefield – especially for the young women. Makes for some great reading, though.

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