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 books.
Wink Poppy Midnight by April Genevieve Tucholke
“The first time I slept with Poppy, I cried.”
I’ll Be Gone in the Dark by Michelle McNamara
“Before the Golden State Killer, there was the girl.”
Fablehaven by Brandon Mull
“Kendra stared out the side window of the SUV, watching foliage blur past. “