First Line Friday (Week 32): The Isaac Project (plus a Giveaway!)

Posted November 11, 2016 by meezcarrie in Christian, First Line Fridays, giveaway, Sarah Monzon / 34 Comments

first line fridays

Happy Friday!!!

What a crazy week here in the USA.

Aaaaaand that’s enough about that 🙂

Since it’s Friday, it’s also time to grab the book nearest to you and leave a comment with the first line!

The book I’m featuring today is The Isaac Project, Sarah Monzon’s debut novel!

isaac project

And the first line is…

“In the fourth grade, we made little rockets out of old film canisters, baking soda, and vinegar.”

So… what’s your First Line on this Friday?

Let me know in the comments and then head over to share your First Line with these friends:

Bookworm Mama

Singing Librarian

Faithfully Bookish

Radiant Light

If you’d like to join us on your blog for First Line Fridays, shoot me an email and let me know!

And don’t forget to enter my GIVEAWAY for The Isaac Project and Finders Keepers!


Speaking of Giveaways…. come back tomorrow for the kickoff of a fantastic 10 Author giveaway!


Now… what did I ask y’all again?

Oh yeah! lol.

What’s your first line?

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34 responses to “First Line Friday (Week 32): The Isaac Project (plus a Giveaway!)

  1. Janice Moore

    “Temptation set before her, compelling as the sea.”
    from The Lost Heiress, by Roseanna M. White

  2. Andrea Stephens

    February 1870
    “But that money is rightfully mine!”
    No One’s Bride by Nerys Leigh
    I read it yesterday. I LOVED it!

  3. Becky Smith

    “What better time than a wedding to ask a man to marry you?” From A Convenient Christmas Wedding by Regina Scott

  4. Cara

    “Veronique Eveline Girard laid a single white rose on her mother’s grave, and bent low to whisper into the afterlife.” – Remembered by Tamera Alexander

  5. Winnie Thomas

    “I almost stepped on it.” Ordinary Snowflakes by Jennifer Rodewald

    I have a question for all you knowledgeable people. If we have an ARC copy, are we allowed to post first lines here, or would it be better to wait until release date?

  6. Yay Sarah!

    Nick Stafford stared at the half-buried, round-roofed dwelling and realized he couldn’t go through with the elementary school principal’s edict. Not if it meant meeting with a hermit who lived in a toadstool shack tucked so deep in the forest that woodland mice couldn’t find it.
    Home on the Range by Ruth Logan Herne

    I couldn’t stop at one! I am dying to dive into this one! Two blog posts and I shall reward myself with Ruthy goodness 😀

  7. Haley Resseguie

    I loved The Isaac Project and I just read Finders Keepers last month.

    “It was like being in jail.”
    Can’t Help Falling by Kara Isaac

    I just started this one this afternoon and I am already a third of the way through! Looking forward to my kids going to bed tonight so I can keep reading! Lol
    I met Kara Isaac at the CFRR in August and I loved her New Zealand wit. I read Close to You right after the Retreat and couldn’t wait for this book to be released!

  8. My first line comes from Bathsheba by Jill Eileen Smith

    Jerusalem, 994 BC

    Darkness curtained the sky, hiding the stars, sheltering Bathsheba in the inner courtyard of her home.

  9. carylkane

    Yippee! The Isaac Project! I can’t wait to read it!

    Here is my first line:

    February 8, 1945

    Bright red and orange explosions lit the dark, deep-winter evening. – Daisies are Forever by Liz Tolsma

  10. Paige Warren checked her watch, then peeked around Miss Trudy’s silver head for the dozenth time. ~ Just a Kiss by Denise Hunter

    I’m hoping to start this book soon. I’ve been so looking forward to reading Riley & Paige’s story, though a little sad that it is the last Summer Harbor novel.

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