Teaser Tuesday #1: East of the Sun West of the Moon by D.J. MacHale


Teaser Tuesdays is a weekly bookish meme, hosted by MizB of Books and a Beat. 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!

East of the Sun West of the Moon  (1991)

Title: East of the Sun West of the Moon

Author: D.J. MacHale

Year Published: 1991

Publisher: Rabbit Ears Books

Genre: Fantasy, Adventure

Reading Level: Children

Availability:  Goodreads / Amazon (DVD)

Teaser Tuesday SynopsisMax von Sydow dramatically retells this traditional Scandinavian tale of a young girl who, in order to reclaim her lost love, enlists the four winds to travel to the castle that lies East of the Sun and West of the Moon. The exquisite musical score is provided by award-winning composer Lyle Mays.

Teaser Tuesday“Once she was outside, the bear turned to her,

“Are you afraid?” he asked.

The girl trembled with fear, but shook her head, “No.”

“Then hold on tightly to my coat.”

The girl climbed on the back of the huge beast and off they went.



I just love this story!  It’s a pretty interesting story and I would love to read more from it!

Do you have a book that you are currently reading that you would like to show to everyone else?  Please feel free to post your Teaser Tuesday in the comments below and I’ll check them out!