First chapter, first two paragraphs, is a meme hosted by Bibliophile by the Sea.
This opening is from The Snow Angel by Lulu Taylor, the first book I’ve read by this author.
Chapter One — Present day
‘Are you listening, Emily?’
She’ll be fine, she thought, trying to quell the uneasiness she felt. The babysitter seemed very nice and she promised to give her another dose of Calpol if she couldn’t sleep. I wish Paula had been free, though. She’s so good with Carrie.
Emily shivered a little.
• Grab your current read
• Open to a random page
• Share two (2) “teaser” sentences from somewhere on that page
• BE CAREFUL NOT TO INCLUDE SPOILERS! (make sure that what you share doesn’t give too much away! You don’t want to ruin the book for others!)
• Share the title & author, too, so that other TT participants can add the book to their TBR Lists if they like your teasers!
‘I’m sorry, Emily,’ he said in a flat tone. With one swift movement he pulled the steering wheel downwards with his left hand. . . She opened her mouth to scream but they were already off the motorway and all around them was an explosion of sound and blackness and vast movement so inexorable that she was unable to do anything but surrender to it. (p.17)
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