*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.
*****************This week's Book Beginnings is taken from THE INVENTION OF WINGS.
I have read a few pages and am enjoying the book. I love Sue Monk Kidd's books.
"There was a time in Africa the people could fly. Mauma told me this one night when I was ten years old. She said, "Handful, your granny-mauma saw if for herself. She say they flew over trees and clouds. She say they flew like blackbirds. When we came here, we left that magic behind."