Tuesday, September 6, 2011

Teaser Tuesday(6): Across the Universe by Beth Revis

Hi guys,

If you saw my In My Mailbox this week then you should know that I freaked out alot over this book, so I decided I would give you a teaser of this. I am reading it right now and it is so awesome so far. =]

Teaser Tuesdays is a weekly bookish meme, hosted by Miz B at Should Be Reading.
Anyone can play along! Just do the following:
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!)
Share the title & author, too, so that other TT participants can add the book to their TBR Lists if they like your teasers!

Cover ImageSynopsis:
Amy is a cryogenically frozen passenger aboard the vast spaceship Godspeed. She expects to awaken on a new planet, 300 years in the future. But fifty years before Godspeed's scheduled landing, Amy's cryo chamber is unplugged, and she is nearly killed.
Now, Amy is caught inside an enclosed world where nothing makes sense. Godspeed's passengers have forfeited all control to Eldest, a tyrannical and frightening leader, and Elder, his rebellious and brilliant teenage heir.
Amy desperately wants to trust Elder. But should she? All she knows is that she must race to unlock Godspeed's hidden secrets before whoever woke her tries to kill again.

My Teaser:

    "Maybe I'm dreaming now. I've dreamt a lifetime in a thirty-minute nap. Maybe I'm still in that space between frozen and not, and this is all a dream. Maybe we haven't left Earth yet. Maybe I'm still in that limbo year before the ship launches, and I'm stuck, trapped in a dream I can't wake from.
     Maybe I've still got three hundred and one years stretching out before me.
     Maybe I'm not even asleep yet. Not all the way.
     Maybe, maybe, maybe.
     I only know one thing for certain.

     I want my year back." pg. 13 -Beth Revis

The first chapter of this book is completly what got me hooked. If this book looks good to you I really suggest reading the first chapter. I really am somewhat obsessed with this book it is so good. I totally suggest checking it out if you are interested. Definitely go buy it if you want it. =]

Links to check it out/Buy it:

Thanks for Visiting and Happy Reading. =]

Michael/Bookshelf Reviewer


  1. Great teaser... this book starts off really good, but for me at least, it gets bogged down in the centre... I actually couldn't finish it.. hope you like it though. Thanks for visiting my blog:)

  2. Awesome teaser ! I really loved this book. Happy Reading. Thanks for stopping by mine =).

  3. Thanks for posting with Read@UTS. And I love the synposis for Across the Universe - it certainly hooks you right in. I also highly recommend reading James and the Giant Peach - Dahl's prose is fantastic and just good fun!

    Will have to check now if our library has Beth Revis' books!

  4. I can't wait to read this one!

    My TT, http://obsessionwithbooks.blogspot.com

    Have a nice week.

  5. Oh man I've heard such good things about this book. Great teaser. Enjoy the rest of your reading week!

  6. The cover is what got my attention to the book. I have to this in to be read pile. Thanks for the teaser, and now I really want to read it. New follower!

    -Emilia from The Story Seekers

    Here's ours:

  7. Great teaser! Another book that I must add to my ever growing TBR pile - thank you for sharing! :)

    Here's mine:


  8. I love a good scifi and this sounds like one. Thanks for the tease!

    Here's mine: http://diannehartsock.wordpress.com/my-blog/

  9. Wow! great teaser!


  10. A great teaser! I want to read this one really bad, since I've always thought it looks like an awesome read! My teaser can be found here!

    Kindle Fever

  11. Great teaser! I really want to read this book.

    My Teaser

  12. Love this book! I'm dying for the sequel. Great teaser =)

    Come check out my blog!

    Kristan @ Lost Amongst the Shelves

  13. Great teaser! Thanks for sharing. If you have a chance, mine is here.

  14. Great teaser. I have this one on my tbe pile. Hope to get to it eventually.

  15. Definitely teased! Been wanting to read this one... *New Follower*

    Here's mine:

    Realms of an Open Mind

  16. Love the teaser. I happen to love the premise - what would happen . . . :D Have to get this one!

    House Millar - TT


  17. Sounds like that person is a bit confused! It's a definite maybe.

    Thanks for stopping by earlier. Glad you like our header!