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Friday Spotlight: Red Sister

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Red Sister (Book of the Ancestor, #1)Red Sister by Mark Lawrence

 

Book Beginnings is hosted by Rose City Reader. We share the first sentence and whatever thoughts of impressions it provokes. For the Friday 56, hosted by Freda’s Voice, we share a few lines from either page 56 or 56%.

 

Opening Line:

It is important, when killing a nun, to ensure that you bring an army of sufficient size. For Sister Thorn of the Sweet Mercy Convent Lano Tacsis brought two hundred men.

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Friday Spotlight: A Clash of Kings

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A Clash of Kings  (A Song of Ice and Fire, #2)A Clash of Kings by George R. R. Martin

 

Book Beginnings is hosted by Rose City Reader. We share the first sentence and whatever thoughts of impressions it provokes. For the Friday 56, hosted by Freda’s Voice, we share a few lines from either page 56 or 56%.

 

Opening Line:

The comet’s tail spread across the dawn, a red slash that bled above the crags of Dragonstone like a wound in the pink and purple sky.

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Friday Spotlight: A View to a Kilt

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A View to a Kilt (Laura Lake #3)A View to a Kilt by Wendy Holden

 

Book Beginnings is hosted by Rose City Reader. We share the first sentence and whatever thoughts of impressions it provokes. For the Friday 56, hosted by Freda’s Voice, we share a few lines from either page 56 or 56%.

 

Opening Line:

“He’ll be here soon, I’m sure,” Laura Lake said uneasily to the estate agent. But her boyfriend Harry was already twenty minutes late and the agent was flicking impatiently at his smartphone.

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Friday Spotlight: Hell’s Belles

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Image result for hell's belles magrsHell’s Belles by Paul Magrs

 

Book Beginnings is hosted by Rose City Reader. We share the first sentence and whatever thoughts of impressions it provokes. For the Friday 56, hosted by Freda’s Voice, we share a few lines from either page 56 or 56%.

 

Opening Line:

The journey took longer than she was expecting.

The train trundled through miles of greenish-gold September woods, tiny villages and fields that seemed to go on for ever. As they approached the coast, however, the skies grew wider and paler.

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Friday Spotlight: Cherry Pie or Die

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Cherry Pie or Die by CeeCee James

 

Cherry Pie or Die (Baker Street Mysteries #1)Book Beginnings is hosted by Rose City Reader. We share the first sentence and whatever thoughts of impressions it provokes. For the Friday 56, hosted by Freda’s Voice, we share a few lines from either page 56 or 56%.

 

Opening Line:

The day was unseasonably warm for autumn, in just the type of way that made me regret wearing my cranberry-colored merino wool sweater.

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Friday Spotlight: Grave Witch

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Grave Witch (Alex Craft, #1)Grave Witch by Kalayna Price

 

Book Beginnings is hosted by Rose City Reader. We share the first sentence and whatever thoughts of impressions it provokes. For the Friday 56, hosted by Freda’s Voice, we share a few lines from either page 56 or 56%.

 

Opening Line:

The first time I encountered Death, I hurled my mother’s medical chart at him. As far as impressions went, I blew it, but I was five at the time, so he eventually forgave me.

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