First Line Friday: October 9th, 2020

Welcome to First Line Friday. This is a tag that was started by mrscookesbooks on Instagram and I've been doing on there for a while. I decided to start posting here too, offering more than just one line and hoping to entice you into reading the books I share. So here's this week's first line: … Continue reading First Line Friday: October 9th, 2020

First Line Friday: The Swallowed Man by Edward Carey

"I am writing this account, in another man's book, by candlelight, inside the belly of a fish. I have been eaten. I have been eaten, yet I am living still." Today's First Line Friday comes from The Swallowed Man, one of my most highly anticipated books this year. The author's last book, Little, was one … Continue reading First Line Friday: The Swallowed Man by Edward Carey

First Line Friday: Unto This Last by Rebecca Lipkin

Today's First Line Friday is also a Publication Day post as this gorgeous historical novel is released today. "Ruskin chased the open carriage as it thundered across Westminster Bridge. Several times he very nearly lost sight of it, yet he still pursued the landau, drawn by a pair of sprightly grey mares. The tales of … Continue reading First Line Friday: Unto This Last by Rebecca Lipkin