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Re: First sentence of current book

Post by BookishCoffeeBlog » 10 Jun 2018, 22:43

"The control building for CERN's Large Hadron Collider was new: it had been authorized in A.D. 2004 and completed in 2006."
Flashfoward by Robert J. Sawyer

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Post by Redlegs » 10 Jun 2018, 23:04

It was the day my grandmother exploded.

The Crow Road, Iain Banks

(now that's a great first sentence!)
Tomorrow is always fresh, with no mistakes in it yet.

Anne of Greengable, L M Montgomery

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Post by Ealin » 13 Jun 2018, 07:44

I wake up barefoot, standing on cold slate tiles

White Cat by Holly Black

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Post by sbenniche94 » 13 Jun 2018, 08:31

"The woman peddler, who sold cabbages and radishes from the basket she carried on her head, was making her early morning round of the neighborhood, hawking."

White Badge, Ahn Junghyo

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Post by xolorey » 13 Jun 2018, 10:47

"Everything has to start somewhere."

Nightlord: Sunset. by, Garon Whited.

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Post by daniya__shah3 » 13 Jun 2018, 11:22

"Is today a good day to die?"
All the Bright Places
"We are all in the gutter but some of us are looking at the stars."
-Oscar Wilde

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Post by ValBookReviews » 13 Jun 2018, 20:06

Good topics yet flowing!
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Post by JM Hill » 14 Jun 2018, 23:34

"Boy, you go all the way, huh?"
Bound by Michael Campbell
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Post by selena0698 » 16 Jun 2018, 11:46

The wind shook the house, roaring like a great animal. Rain thundered on the roof.
" Strong heart" - Charlie Sheldon

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Post by Redlegs » Yesterday, 21:50

The restorer raised his magnifying visor and switched off the banks of fluorescent lights.

The Kill Artist, Daniel Silva
Tomorrow is always fresh, with no mistakes in it yet.

Anne of Greengable, L M Montgomery

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Post by Moonlight91 » Today, 02:59

"Where did that roguish dollar bill in your wallet come from?"

Darkpool by John Leet.

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