First Lines: April 2017
Our monthly look at some of the best opening lines from titles by BookLife authors.This month, our authors’ obsessions with death and the bizarre continue. To submit a first line to BookLife, email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Kiss’d by D.C. Reep and E.A. Allen
I wonder if Aunt Connie will want me to join her weekly séances this summer.
Braineater Jones by Stephen Kozeniewski
I woke up dead this morning.
George and the Rabbit by Daniel Ogilvie
She looked like a broken doll.
Kindred Intentions by Rita Carla Francesca Monticelli
She saw Mike’s head turn, before hearing the muffled sound of a gunshot.
Heavenly Father by H.L. Grey
Dearest and most generous reader: The following will offend pretty much everyone in the world.
Finding Claire by Pamela Humphrey
The night I woke up in the back of a van with my hands bound, my whole world changed.