Happy Friday! And welcome to First Line Friday, hosted by Hoarding Books!!! Since it’s Friday, it’s time to grab the book nearest to you and leave a comment with the first line. Today, I’m featuring the first lines of all The Christy Award 2020 Winners!
learn more about each book by clicking the winner graphic
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A tangle of arms reaching for the fig tree.
Destiny is measured in inches.
(Whose Waves These Are also won BOOK OF THE YEAR!)
“Every wave in that big old blue sea is a story.”
December 3, 1833
Thieves did not stop for a spot of tea – as a rule, they robbed and ran.
The violin cries softly from the summer garden, weaving its notes among the gathered guests – a lament of the bride’s passing youth and the leaving of her father’s house
It was hot that day in the hills of Tennessee.
Ivy placed the last of the pink-rose centerpieces on a crisp white tablecloth and paused to smell the fragrance of the soft petals.
That night when my man eased through the door, his clothes felt and smelled like the summer rain tapping on the roof.
It was just a house.
On behalf of myself, this blog, and JustRead Tours, I want to extend my BIGGEST CONGRATULATIONS to each of The Christy Award 2020 winners!!!
Let me know the first line of the book closest to you & then head over to Hoarding Books to see who else is participating!
If you’re a blogger or just a social media-er, we’d love for you to join us too!