Tuesday, August 13, 2013

Teaser Tuesday 8/13: Saving Amy by Nicola Haken

Teaser Tuesday is a weekly bookish meme, hosted by MizB of Should Be Reading Anyone can play along! 

Here are the Rules:

• Grab your current read

• Open to a random page

• Share two (2) “teaser” sentences from somewhere on that page

• BE CAREFUL NOT TO INCLUDE SPOILERS! (make sure that what you share doesn’t give too much away! You don’t want to ruin the book for others!)

Eighteen year old Amy’s surname may be Hope, but her life contains anything but. She drinks, she sleeps around, she cuts… anything to help her escape the agonising existence growing up between her mother’s drunken wails and her father’s fists. But nothing works. There is no escape. And Amy wants out…Enter Richard Lewis – the doctor responsible for saving Amy’s life after her drink and drug-fuelled suicide attempt. Thanks to his own hidden demons, Richard is drawn to Amy and her situation, and despite the incessant warnings from both his own mind and his jealous ex-lover Joanna, he feels compelled to help her. But how will Amy feel when she discovers Richard’s attachment to her is born out of his own guilt? He was her last resort – her last chance at being saved. Can anybody save Amy, or has she finally reached the end of a very long, torturous road? (Not recommended for younger readers due to language, scenes of self-harm and sexual content) 

~ But sometimes when I was just a single breath away from breaking completely, I wanted someone to notice me - to know I existed....to save me. Kindle/Mobi 8%


  1. Ohhh sounds great! Here is my TT http://cynthiastacey.com/2013/08/13/teaser-tuesday-aug-13/

  2. Great teaser! Courtney read this for the blog and I think she really liked it.

  3. I hope the moral of the story involves saving herself...
    Here's my Teaser Tuesday League of Strays by L.B. Schulman
    Mei @ Diary of a Fair Weather Diver

  4. Oh I like that tease!

    My TT



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