Friday, September 29, 2017

Book Beginnings - 9/29/2017

 
*Please join Rose City Reader every Friday to share the first sentence (or so) of the book you are reading, along with your initial thoughts about the sentence, impressions of the book, or anything else the opener inspires. Please remember to include the title of the book and the author's name.  *Taken directly from Rose City Reader's Blog Page. 
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My book beginnings is taken from DRAWING LESSONS by Patricia Sands:
"The first time her life came to a screeching halt was twenty years earlier when the predawn phone call came from Greece where her parents, Sophia and Nikos, were vacationing."
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Books Finished:

THE IT GIRLS by Karen Harper - review will be on October 24.  I have a teaser from my review on Goodreads.

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THE BLACKBIRD SEASON by Kate Moretti - review will be October 12.

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THE WELCOME HOME DINER by Peggy Lampman - review will be on October 10.
 
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ODD CHILD OUT by Gilly MacMillan - review will be October 5.
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THE TRUST by Ronald H. Balson - review is in the book's title.

Excellent mystery.

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5 comments:

  1. Visiting my son.

    Hope everyone had a good week.

    Thanks for stopping.

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  2. Oh, I hate predawn phone calls! This book sounds tempting.

    I also want Odd Child Out. Can't wait! Here's mine: “SAY YOU’RE SORRY”

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    1. You will like both books, Laurel.

      Thanks for commenting.

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  3. Happy Friday, Elizabeth! Drawing Lessons sounds enticing. I look forward to hearing more about the book.

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    1. It is set in France. A woman is healing emotionally from a situation.

      Thanks for commenting, Suko.

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