Teaser Tuesday #194 ~ House of Seven Days

Posted: March 7, 2017 in Mystery, 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

 House Of Seven Days

by Juniper Ellis



Genre: Mystery

 My teaser from 10% in the eBook.

“I’m dangerously close to being thoughtful right now. At least it doesn’t require me to do much of anything.”

This tickled my funny bone. LOL


Read on if you want to know more.


An inheritance with a twist… A wanderer and confirmed loner, Francine Pond is not thrilled to inherit her great-aunt True’s sprawling mansion. She’s even less pleased to learn she is required to solve a mystery involving a series of clues contained in True’s will. And she only has seven days to complete the task. Complicated by life-sized games, ghosts, and a cast of improbable tenants… Pond is not alone in this house of oddities. In addition to a teenaged storyteller and an enigmatic chimney sweep, she is joined by Ferdinand, a mysterious man who wants to help her in her mission for reasons known only to himself and his beloved dog. Unsure who to trust… Between a rogue circus performer and her elephant, a vengeful ringmaster, meddling neighbors, and a bewildering series of quests, Pond begins to doubt if she’ll ever solve the twisted-and sometimes deadly-puzzles and regain her freedom. But is there anywhere to go if the apocalypse really has already come to Baltimore? Or will she have to stay, no matter the cost, to save herself and the misfits who might have become her friends?



How about you? Got a tease? Tell me!

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  1. I do like books that have an inheritance and that teaser is intriguing to say the least!

    • fuonlyknew says:

      It’s an interesting scene I chose from. I’m hoping this all comes together as a lot appears to be going on at the same time.

  2. I was drawn in by the book cover, and tempted further by the excerpt and the cast of quirky characters. Thanks for sharing, and here’s mine: “IT HAPPENS ALL THE TIME”

    • fuonlyknew says:

      I can’t wait to meet the cast for this story. They sure sound odd and fun. And I can’t resist a book with a creepy house on the cover. LOL

  3. I am intrigued. The house on the cover look similar to a house in our historic district.

    • fuonlyknew says:

      I love these old houses. We have plenty here in the south. Always wanted to tour some of them.

  4. Ha ha, sounds like a good one! :)

    Tuesday Teaser

  5. Alice Audrey says:

    LOL! Such considerate… um… thoughtfulness. :)

  6. Covers with houses and stories with mysteries always catch my eye.
    sherry @ fundinmental My TT

    • fuonlyknew says:

      Me too, Sherry. Big old houses always look creepy to me though, even when they’re well maintained. So much history in them.

  7. mysm2000 says:

    Sounds cool. Enjoy! Here’s my link for today: http://wp.me/p4DMf0-1v4

  8. Yvo says:

    Sounds like a great one! I hope you are enjoying it and happy reading! Here’s my teaser of Renegade Red by Lauren Bird Horowitz.

  9. Sounds like a crazy cast of characters. Fun!
    My Tuesday post features A Thread of Truth.

  10. This one sounds fun. It seems like a lot is going on. Thanks for sharing, and thank you for stopping by my blog too! :-)

  11. sjhigbee says:

    This is clearly great fun – I love your quote:). I hope you continue to enjoy it, Laura.

  12. yvonne473 says:

    Love that teaser. Sounds like a good book.

  13. ljennison says:

    It sounds wild. Good teaser. Hope you enjoy it! Thanks for coming by.

  14. Eustacia Tan says:

    That is a funny teaser! Sounds like an interesting book!

  15. fuonlyknew says:

    I’m not too far into this yet. Just starting to bump into some of the characters:)

  16. Yeah, that is pretty funny! Enjoyable! Great teaser! Thanks for stopping by! Happy reading!