Tuesday, May 21, 2019

Teaser Tuesday: Becoming Dr. Seuss by Brian Jay Jones

Teaser Tuesday is a weekly bookish meme hosted by The Purplebooker.
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 and author so that other TT participants can add the book to their TBR Lists if they like your teasers!

He was, however, still intrigued by the idea of writing and illustrating children's books. "I'd like to say I got into children's books because I had a burning passion, a great message to bring to the youth of the world," Geisel said later, "but it was because I was going nuts." (19% through on my Kindle)

Becoming Dr. Seuss: Theodor Geisel and the Making of an American Imagination by Brian Jay Jones was released May 7th, 2019 by Dutton.

Would you keep reading? What's your teaser this week? Share it or a link in the comments. Are you enjoying your book? Let us know! Happy Reading!


  1. Lol. That's a good one!

    Thanks for visiting my teaser post!

  2. I'd keep reading. Sounds good.

  3. Oh sorry I must have missed your link on the Teaser Tuesday run :)

    At first I thought, hmm not sure, but I have to admit I am rather curious. I would just love to know what went on in his head!!!!

    1. It's interesting, if not exactly what he was thinking, it's what he says he was thinking.