I decided that it would be fun to start a new feature to add the the wrap up of books I read every month. For me most of the time I pick up and look at books in the store it is the first lines that capture my attention and draw me in. It has always been intriguing to me the amount of thought that must go into those first words the author decides to but as the introduction to their work. The first lines are your first impression of the book.
Soulless by Gail Carriger
Ms. Alexia Tarabotti was not enjoying her evening.
The Girl On The Train by Paula Hawkins
There is a pole of clothing on the side of the train tracks.
Between The World and Me by Ta-Nehisi Coates
Son, Last Sunday the host of a popular news show asked me what it meant to lose my body.
Salt To The Sea by Ruta Sepetys
Guilt is a hunter.
The Shape Of My Heart by Ann Aguirre
If my life were a romantic comedy, I wouldn’t be the star.
Roseblood by A.G Howard
At home, I have a poster on my wall of a rose that’s bleeding.