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Teaser Tuesday: America's First Daughter


• Grab your current read
• Open to a random page
• On your blog or other social media, 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! Everyone loves Teaser Tuesday. Post a link at www.ThePurpleBooker.com/ as a response to the week's Teaser Tuesday.



I just began reading a historical novel about Patsy Jefferson, the eldest daughter of Thomas Jefferson, and the person who served as his White House hostess, because he was already a widower when he became President. This passage is on page 65, as she arrives in Paris with her father for his diplomatic appointment in 1784.



"Upon our arrival, we found sooty walls within muddy walls around the city proper and beggars round every corner. But all the soot and mud gave way to beauty when, borne in a fine coach by seven horses, we passed under a bright blue sky onto the wide avenue of the Champs-Elysees."

― America's First Daughter
      by Stephanie Dray
      & Laura Kamoie