Tuesday, October 06, 2009

Teaser Tuesday: Rebecca

I'm currently reading Rebecca by Daphne du Maurier and today's teaser is taken from page 11:

Then Mrs. Van Hopper folded her lorgnette with a snap, and leant across the table to me, her small eyes bright with excitement, her voice a shade too loud.

"It's Max de Winter," she said, "the man who owns Manderley. You've heard of it, of course. He looks ill, doesn't he? They say he can't get over his wife's death..."