Tuesday, March 6, 2012

Teaser Tuesday: The Night Swimmer

"It began with a dart, a pint, and a poem, three elements that seemed to demonstrate the imprecise nature of fate. When Fred stepped up to the line, the dart held loosely in his hand, you could see in the way he carried his body the assurances of a man who was well prepared." p. 3 - The Night Swimmer by Matt Bondurant

From Amazon: The poignant unraveling of a marriage, the fierce beauty of the natural world, the mysterious power of Irish lore, and the gripping story of strangers in a strange land rife with intrigue and violence—The Night Swimmer is a novel of myriad enchantments by a writer of extraordinary talent.

Recently, I had the opportunity to hear author Matt Bondurant read from his recent novel, The Night Swimmer. I'm looking forward to diving into this interesting story, as well as his previous works like The Wettest County In The World, a novel that's been made into a movie and will release this summer. 

Check out the author's website.

Teaser Tuesdays is a weekly bookish meme, hosted by MizB of Should Be Reading. Anyone can participate.


  1. Great teaser! This book is on my wish list. It sounds awesome.


  2. This book sounds great. Thanks for sharing this teaser! Mine is here.

  3. Sounds very interesting and i love the cover. One more for the wish list. :)

    My teaser is from The Big Sleep

  4. Great teaser! This book sounds very interesting!

  5. I have had this one on my wish list for awhile..

  6. Excellent teaser, and an amazing cover! I'll be looking for this one.

  7. I love reading books set in Ireland, and I'm sure I'd enjoy this one too, especially after reading your teaser. My teaser is here: Sandy's Teaser

  8. Sounds interesting. Definitely need to check this author out.


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