Teaser Tuesdays: The Picture of Dorian Gray by Oscar Wilde

Teaser Tuesdays is a weekly bookish meme, hosted by MizB of Should Be Reading. Anyone can play along! Just open your current read to a random page and share a few sentences. Be careful not to include spoilers!

I am tackling another classic, this time via audiobook in the car. Unabridged, of course! Here is your teaser. Happy Tuesday.

I remember her bringing me up to a truculent and red-faced old gentleman covered all over with orders and ribbons, and hissing into my ear, in a tragic whisper which must have been perfectly audible to everybody in the room, the most astounding details. I simply fled.

6 Responses

  1. I read this book last year. You picked a great teaser from it.

  2. Great great book! I’ve read this one a hundred times (but most of them in Spanish xD).
    This is My Teaser Tuesday.

    BTW, I’m hosting three giveaways in my blog and they are international, just click HERE and feel free to enter 😀 (one is only for Europeans, just so you know :D)



  3. This is such a good book – it really makes a great summer read.

    Here’s my teaser!

  4. Great teaser! Love the language….

    Here’s MY TT POST

  5. Great teaser…I feel so for the person who fled, how mortified he/she must have been! This is a book I have yet to read and not because I don’t want to. I have to get my hands on a copy!

    Amy’s Tuesday teaser

  6. Awesomesauce, Oscar Wilde is the freakin’ man. Glad that I stumbled across your blog, it rocks.

    Here’s my teaser: http://literaturefrenzy.blogspot.com/2011/08/teaser-tuesdays-020811.html

    Happy Teaser Tuesday!

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