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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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Friday Spotlight: Miss Pettigrew Lives for a Day

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Miss Pettigrew Lives for a Day by Winifred Watson and Henrietta Twycross-MartinMiss Pettigrew Lives for a Day by Winifred Watson

 

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:

Miss Pettigrew pushed open the door of the employment agency and went in as the clock struck a quarter past nine.

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Friday Spotlight: Lords and Ladies

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Lords and Ladies (Discworld, #14)Lords and Ladies by Terry Pratchett

 

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:

Now read on…

When does it start?

There are very few starts. Oh, some things seem to be beginnings.

The curtain goes up, the first pawn moves, the first shot is fired – but that’s not the start. The play, the game, the war is just a little window on a ribbon of events that may extend back thousands of years.

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