Friday, November 13, 2009
Friday Firsts- November 13, 2009
The first line can make or break a reader’s interest. Just how well did the author pull you in to the story with their first sentence? To participate in this weekly book meme is extremely easy.
~Grab the book you are currently reading and open to the first page.
~Write down the first sentence in the first paragraph.
~Create a blog post with this information. (Make sure to include the title & author of the book you are using. Even an ISBN helps!)
"When Rebecca Strand was five years old, she saved her money--quarters from drying dishes, a dollar bill for the one tooth she'd lost so far--to buy a sister."
~The Secret of Joy by Melissa Senate (ISBN 978-1-4391-07171)