Category Archives: 1st sentence friday

First Sentence Friday

“Boyd parked his truck across the street front he school and waited for the bell to ring.”
~ from IQ by Joe Ide

First Sentence Friday

“Irene passed the mop across the stone floor in smooth, careful strokes, idly admiring the gleam of wet flagstones in the lantern-light.”
~ from The Invisible Library by Genevieve Cogman

First Sentence Friday

“Okay, let’s take him.” ~ from They Can’t Kill Us All by Wesley Lowery

First Sentence Friday

“The long hours Margot works at the hotel are never documented.”

~from Here Comes the Sun by Nicole Dennis-Benn

First Sentence Friday

“Captain Kidd laid out the Boston Morning Journal on the lectern and began to read front he article on the Fifteenth Amendment.”  ~ from News of the World by Paulette Jiles

First Sentence Friday

“There were deer all over the road.” ~ The Hike by Drew Magary

First Sentence Friday

“The door to the airplane opened, and the four women were so terrified they were unable to cry out.”  ~ The Blackbirds by Eric Jerome Dickey

First Sentence Friday

“I am brushing Daisy’s hair at the kitchen table when the front door crashes open.”
~The Girl Before by Rena Olsen