Teaser Tuesday #204 ~ Nothing Left To Lose

Posted: May 16, 2017 in horror, Teaser Tuesdays
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Welcome to Teaser Tuesday hosted by Ambrosia  @ The Purple Booker.

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!


My Teaser for this week is from

  Nothing Left To Lose

 John Cleaver #6

by  Dan Wells




Genre: Horror

 My teaser from page 73 in the paperback.

Why do we do graveside services? We just got out of the funeral literally fifteen minutes ago; we’ve said all the same things, spouted all the same trite homilies, invoked all the same blessings of all the same deities……We’re human beings – we need ceremony…..Just like I like to brush a dead body’s hair, trim its nails, and prepare it for the end, other people like to stand by the grave and bid the body farewell.


Read on if you want to know more.


New York Times bestselling author Dan Wells continues his acclaimed John Wayne Cleaver series, popular with fans of Dexter

Hi. My name is John Cleaver, and I hunt monsters. I used to do it alone, and then for a while I did it with a team of government specialists, and then the monsters found us and killed almost everyone, and now I hunt them alone again.

This is my story.

In this thrilling installment in the John Wayne Cleaver series, Dan Wells brings his beloved antihero into a final confrontation with the Withered in a conclusion that is both completely compelling and completely unexpected.

Don’t forget to catch the film adaptation of the first installment in the series, I am Not a Serial Killer, in theaters August 26th.


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  1. One of these days I am going to try this series. :)

  2. Love that cover and I sure do enjoy a good horror story.
    sherry @ fundinmental

  3. admin says:

    This sounds interesting. The cover looks great. I hope you’re enjoying the book.

    Here’s my teaser.

    • fuonlyknew says:

      I’m finishing a book in another great series, so saving this to finish over the weekend and can’t wait!

  4. I love the sound of this one…and that title, too. Great excerpt!

    Thanks for sharing, and here’s mine: “THE RED HUNTER”

  5. This may be too scary for me!
    My Tuesday post features A Memory of Violets.

  6. Hmm! I think I need to read this series! I’m in the mood for something a lil scary. Thank you for sharing & for visiting my blog!

  7. Hi Laura,

    I’m not altogether sure that this series is for me, although I did check out all the premises and have decided to maybe read the very first book and see how I go from there. I certainly enjoyed those teaser lines you shared and certainly agree 100% with the narrator’s views on graveside services!

    Thanks for sharing and ‘Happy Reading’ :)


    • fuonlyknew says:

      I did things different and watched the movie for the first book and then listened to it. Got me hooked!

  8. I’m not really into horror but I do like that teaser very much indeed – maybe I need to reassess.

  9. sheeryhall says:

    That sounds really good!

  10. Sounds good. This series has been recommended to me.

  11. wcs53 says:

    Sounds pretty dark. Hope you enjoy this one.

  12. ljennison says:

    Good teaser! Sounds disturbing in the best of ways.

  13. Ok, that’s a pretty creepy teaser! I want to know more! Thanks for stopping by! Happy reading!