Friday, February 9, 2018

Book Beginnings - 2/9/2018

 
*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 AFTER ANNA by Lisa Scottoline:



"Dr. Noah Alderman watched the jurors as they filed into the courtroom with their verdict, which would either set him free or convict him of first-degree murder.  None of them met his eye, which was a bad sign."
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Books Finished:

THE NEW NEIGHBORS by  Simon Lelic:


 

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THE OTHER MOTHER by Carol Goodman. 


Review will be on March 29, 2018.


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NOT THAT I COULD TELL by Jessica Strawser.

Review will be on March 27 - good read.


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THE BROKEN GIRLS by Simone St. James

Review will be on March 22 - very good read.
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THE RECIPE BOX by Viola Shipman LOVED it...review will be on March 20, 2018.
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LET ME LIE by Clare Mackintosh

Review will be on March 14, 2018.

Have to say it is one of her best.
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THE FAMILY NEXT DOOR by Sally Hepworth.

Review will be on March 13, 2018.


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NEXT YEAR IN HAVANA by Chanel Cleeton.

Review will be on February 14.


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WHERE THE WILD CHERRIES GROW by Laura Madeleine. 

The cover doesn't do this book justice.  A beautiful read. 

Review will be on  February 13, 2018.

  
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AS BRIGHT AS HEAVEN by Susan Meissner.  

Review link in the book's title along with a giveaway began on February and will run until February 8.

 
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8 comments:

  1. I've been wanting to read Lisa Scottoline for years now. No idea what's taken me so long. I like the beginning of this one.

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    1. It is very good.

      I have read quite a few of her books.

      Thanks for stopping, Katherine, and I hope you get to read one of her books.

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  2. After Anna sounds just the sort of read I like! Great choice. Love that beginning. I want it! lol

    Here is my entry for today: http://bit.ly/2nLo2BK

    Enjoy your weekend! x

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    1. It is good, Sassy Brit.

      I hope you get to read it.

      Thanks for commenting.

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  3. I have this book...and can't wait to start reading it.

    I also have The Family Next Door...and want a copy of Let Me Lie and The Other Mother.

    Enjoy! Here's mine: “THE PERFECT ROOMMATE”

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    1. YOU will LOVE Lisa Scottoline's book, Laurel.

      LET ME LIE was her best yet for me.

      THE OTHER MOTHER was odd and hard to follow, but good.

      Thanks for commenting.

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  4. Not That I Could Tell - love the colors on that cover!

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    1. The cover is one I like too. Great colors for sure.

      Thanks for commenting, Lauren.

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