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Friday Spotlight: The Affair of the Mysterious Letter

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The Affair of the Mysterious LetterThe Affair of the Mysterious Letter by Alexis Hall

 

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:

That I must begin these reminiscences with a description of myself and my origins is a necessity that runs contrary to both my character and my upbringing.

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Friday Spotlight: Iron and Velvet

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Iron & Velvet (Kate Kane, Paranormal Investigator, #1)Iron and Velvet by Alexis Hall

 

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:

I woke to the taste of stale whiskey and the smell of stale cigarettes. Rolling over, I found a picture on the pillow—Patrick had been drawing me again. I stared into the face of the girl I used to be: someone young enough, pretty enough, and stupid enough to find that shit romantic.

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