Teaser Tuesdays is a weekly bookish meme, hosted by MizB of Should Be Reading. Anyone can play along! Just do the following: Grab your current read and share two (2) "teaser" sentences from somewhere on that page. 

My first ever teaser Tuesday! And the lucky book my teaser is coming from is.. Mortal Heart  (His Fair Assassin, #3) by Robin LaFevers!

Annith has watched her gifted sisters at the convent come and go, carrying out their dark dealings in the name of St. Mortain, patiently awaiting her own turn to serve Death. But her worst fears are realized when she discovers she is being groomed by the abbess as a Seeress, to be forever sequestered in the rock and stone womb of the convent. Feeling sorely betrayed, Annith decides to strike out on her own.

She has spent her whole life training to be an assassin. Just because the convent has changed its mind doesn't mean she has...

Expected publication: November 4th 2014

"It is hard—so hard—not to feel wasted, like a new sword that has been allowed to rust before it has ever been used. I tighten my grip on my blade, reminding myself that the abbess has assured me it is just one of Mortain’s many mysteries, why He has called the others first. If I ever come face to face with Him again, I shall ask
Page 4 of Mortal Heart

I am SO excited about this book. This is one of my favorite YA series of all time! If you haven't read the first two books in the His Fair Assassin series, Grave Mercy and Dark Triumph yet, you totally should.

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