Top Ten Tuesday is a weekly meme hosted by The Broke and the Bookish
This week's Top Ten Tuesday topic: Top 10 Favorite Classics. Oh my, how can I narrow this down to only ten?! Nevertheless, I have done it. Sort of. It was hard. I have a lot of favorite classics.
Teaser Tuesday is a weekly meme hosted by Should Be Reading
- Grab the book you are currently reading.
- Flip to a random page.
- Select two sentences from that page to share!
Men from the ship reached for their weapons, grabbing for pistol and cutlass, but before they were half out of holster or scabbard, a volley of shots rang out, filling the room with smoke, cutting men down where they stood. One man crumpled, clutching his belly, another man's arm hung by a string. Peter, the Dutch gunner, fell back in his chair, a hole in the middle of his forehead.
Pirates! by Celia Rees (pg. 141)