Category: First Line Fridays

First Line Friday (week 382): The American Queen

First Line Friday (week 382): The American Queen

Posted February 22, 2024 / 7 Comments

Happy Friday & welcome to the First Line Friday link-up! It’s time to grab the book nearest to you and leave a comment with the first line. Today I’m delighted to feature the first line of The American Queen by Vanessa Miller. I am so eager to read this novel […]


First Line Friday (week 381): Shattered Trust

First Line Friday (week 381): Shattered Trust

Posted February 15, 2024 / 8 Comments

Happy Friday & welcome to the First Line Friday link-up! It’s time to grab the book nearest to you and leave a comment with the first line. Today I’m delighted to feature the first line of Shattered Trust by Laura Scott – the latest novel in her Monroe Family contemporary […]


First Line Friday (week 380): Under a Desert Sky

First Line Friday (week 380): Under a Desert Sky

Posted February 8, 2024 / 7 Comments

Happy Friday & welcome to the First Line Friday link-up! It’s time to grab the book nearest to you and leave a comment with the first line. Today I’m delighted to feature the first line of Under a Desert Sky by DiAnn Mills! This is a gorgeous re-release of a […]


First Line Friday (week 379): Murder in Westminster

First Line Friday (week 379): Murder in Westminster

Posted February 1, 2024 / 9 Comments

Happy Friday & welcome to the First Line Friday link-up! It’s time to grab the book nearest to you and leave a comment with the first line. Today I’m delighted to feature the first line of Murder in Westminster by Vanessa Riley! I got to meet Vanessa last weekend at […]


First Line Friday (week 378): Silencing the Witness

First Line Friday (week 378): Silencing the Witness

Posted January 25, 2024 / 8 Comments

Happy Friday & welcome to the First Line Friday link-up! It’s time to grab the book nearest to you and leave a comment with the first line. Today I’m delighted to feature the first line of Silencing the Witness by Laura Conaway! I love witness protection suspense novels and this […]


First Line Friday (week 377): Mayhem in Circulation

First Line Friday (week 377): Mayhem in Circulation

Posted January 18, 2024 / 12 Comments

Happy Friday & welcome to the First Line Friday link-up! I hope your week has been better than mine – I’ve been sick with a fever and cough since the weekend and while I’m feeling a little better at last I still get worn out really easily. I hope to […]


First Line Friday (week 376): The Gardins of Edin

First Line Friday (week 376): The Gardins of Edin

Posted January 11, 2024 / 6 Comments

Happy Friday & welcome to the First Line Friday link-up! It’s time to grab the book nearest to you and leave a comment with the first line. Today I’m delighted to feature the first line of The Gardins of Edin by Rosey Lee. I’m intrigued by the title and the […]


First Line Friday (week 375): Saving the Single Dad’s Bookstore

First Line Friday (week 375): Saving the Single Dad’s Bookstore

Posted January 4, 2024 / 9 Comments

Happy Friday & welcome to the First Line Friday link-up! It’s time to grab the book nearest to you and leave a comment with the first line. Today I’m delighted to feature the first line of Saving the Single Dad’s Bookstore by Nicole Lam. I love the cover and the concept […]


First Line Friday (week 374): The Juliet Code

First Line Friday (week 374): The Juliet Code

Posted December 28, 2023 / 24 Comments

Happy Friday & welcome to the First Line Friday link-up! It’s time to grab the book nearest to you and leave a comment with the first line. Today I’m delighted to feature the first line of The Juliet Code by Pepper Basham! Freddie & Grace are two of my favorite characters […]


First Line Friday (week 373): Deadly Noel

First Line Friday (week 373): Deadly Noel

Posted December 21, 2023 / 6 Comments

Happy Friday & welcome to the First Line Friday link-up! It’s time to grab the book nearest to you and leave a comment with the first line. Today I’m continuing all things Christmas & featuring the first line of Deadly Noel by Roxanne Rustand! Romantic suspense is my fave genre, […]


First Line Friday (week 372): Deadly Burden

First Line Friday (week 372): Deadly Burden

Posted December 14, 2023 / 7 Comments

Happy Friday & welcome to the First Line Friday link-up! It’s time to grab the book nearest to you and leave a comment with the first line. Today I’m continuing all things Christmas & featuring the first line of Deadly Burden by Janet Sketchley! I’m getting ready to do a […]


First Line Friday (week 371): While Shepherds Watch Are Keeping

First Line Friday (week 371): While Shepherds Watch Are Keeping

Posted December 7, 2023 / 11 Comments

Happy Friday & welcome to the First Line Friday link-up! It’s time to grab the book nearest to you and leave a comment with the first line. Today I’m continuing all things Christmas & featuring the first line of While Shepherds Watch Are Keeping by Susanne Dietze! I love this […]


First Line Friday (week 370): Once Upon a Dickens Christmas

First Line Friday (week 370): Once Upon a Dickens Christmas

Posted November 30, 2023 / 5 Comments

Happy Friday & Happy December & welcome to the First Line Friday link-up! It’s time to grab the book nearest to you and leave a comment with the first line. Today I’m featuring the first line of Once Upon a Dickens Christmas by Michelle Griep! I got to hang out […]


First Line Friday (week 369): Christmas Takeover

First Line Friday (week 369): Christmas Takeover

Posted November 23, 2023 / 5 Comments

Happy Friday & welcome to the First Line Friday link-up! It’s time to grab the book nearest to you and leave a comment with the first line. I hope those of you in the US had a wonderful Thanksgiving yesterday! I’m ready to start spotlighting Christmas reads in my First […]


First Line Friday (week 368): The Christy Award 2023 winners

First Line Friday (week 368): The Christy Award 2023 winners

Posted November 17, 2023 / 23 Comments

Happy Friday & welcome to the First Line Friday link-up! It’s time to grab the book nearest to you and leave a comment with the first line. Today, it is my absolute joy to share with you the first lines of all The Christy Award 2023 Winners! I love so […]


First Line Friday (week 367): Expired Hope

First Line Friday (week 367): Expired Hope

Posted November 9, 2023 / 11 Comments

Happy Friday & welcome to the First Line Friday link-up! It’s time to grab the book nearest to you and leave a comment with the first line. Today I’m featuring the first line of Expired Hope by Megan Besing & Lisa Phillips! I’m so thrilled that both Lisa AND Megan […]


First Line Friday (week 366): A Path to Forgiveness

First Line Friday (week 366): A Path to Forgiveness

Posted November 2, 2023 / 9 Comments

Happy Friday & welcome to the First Line Friday link-up! It’s time to grab the book nearest to you and leave a comment with the first line. Today I’m featuring the first line of A Path to Forgiveness by Lisa M. James! I’m really excited that Lisa is one of […]


First Line Friday (week 365): A Return to Hawthorne House

First Line Friday (week 365): A Return to Hawthorne House

Posted October 26, 2023 / 11 Comments

Happy Friday & welcome to the First Line Friday link-up! It’s time to grab the book nearest to you and leave a comment with the first line. Today I’m featuring the first line of the A Return to Hawthorne House collection by Kristi Ann Hunter, specifically “Always a Lady” which […]


First Line Friday (week 364): The Secrets Beneath

First Line Friday (week 364): The Secrets Beneath

Posted October 19, 2023 / 10 Comments

Happy Friday & welcome to the First Line Friday link-up! It’s time to grab the book nearest to you and leave a comment with the first line. Today I’m featuring the first line of The Secrets Beneath by Kimberley Woodhouse! I recently read & loved this book so I’m beyond […]


First Line Friday (week 363): Unseen Danger

First Line Friday (week 363): Unseen Danger

Posted October 12, 2023 / 5 Comments

Happy Friday & welcome to the First Line Friday link-up! It’s time to grab the book nearest to you and leave a comment with the first line. Today I’m featuring the first line of Unseen Danger by Jerusha Agen! I’m delighted that Jerusha is one of the participating authors at […]