Category: First Line Fridays

First Line Friday (Week 46): Meaningful Lines

First Line Friday (Week 46): Meaningful Lines

Posted February 17, 2017 / 30 Comments

Happy Friday to you! On February 17th, 1984 I knelt down in front of the first pew at Lincoln Wood Baptist Church. My pastor/grandpa’s arm around my shoulder as he knelt next to me with happy tears streaming down his face, I told Jesus that I knew He came to […]


First Line Friday (Week 45): Romantic Lines

First Line Friday (Week 45): Romantic Lines

Posted February 10, 2017 / 41 Comments

Happy last First Line Friday before Valentine’s Day! Normally, I would have you grab the book nearest to you and leave a comment with the first line, but today I’m going to mix it up a little bit in honor of this romantical holiday that is nigh upon us. You […]


First Line Friday (Week 43): When Love Matters Most

First Line Friday (Week 43): When Love Matters Most

Posted January 27, 2017 / 47 Comments

It’s Friday! Finally!!! (Anyone else?) That means it’s time to grab the book nearest to you and leave a comment with the first line! The book I’m featuring today is When Love Matters Most by Kate James. And the first line is… “‘Enrique flinched at the burst of gunfire.” So… what’s […]


First Line Friday (week 42): Orlo the Created (plus a giveaway!)

First Line Friday (week 42): Orlo the Created (plus a giveaway!)

Posted January 20, 2017 / 21 Comments

It’s Friday! Hurray!!! That means it’s time to grab the book nearest to you and leave a comment with the first line! The book I’m featuring today is Orlo the Created by Lauren Brandenburg And the first line is… “‘Orlo fidgeted with the pieces of metal he had collected during […]


First Line Friday (Week 41): A Changed Agent (plus a Giveaway!)

First Line Friday (Week 41): A Changed Agent (plus a Giveaway!)

Posted January 13, 2017 / 59 Comments

It’s Friday! Whoohooo!!! That means it’s time to grab the book nearest to you and leave a comment with the first line! The book I’m featuring today is A Changed Agent by Tracey Lyons And the first line is… “‘My trunk!’ Elsie Mitchell watched in horror as her trunk fell […]


First Line Friday (Week 40): Far Side of the Sea

First Line Friday (Week 40): Far Side of the Sea

Posted January 6, 2017 / 46 Comments

Welcome to the first First Line Friday of 2017! We finally have snow on the ground here in Kentucky and I could not be happier! To celebrate the fact that it’s Friday, grab the book nearest to you and leave a comment with the first line! The book I’m featuring […]


First Line Friday (Week 39): Favorite First Lines

First Line Friday (Week 39): Favorite First Lines

Posted December 30, 2016 / 28 Comments

Happy New Year’s Eve Eve!! Today I’m doing something a bit different. Since I’ve been talking all week about my favorite reads of 2016, I thought we’d transfer that concept to First Line Friday too. So instead of reaching for the book nearest you and telling us the first line, […]


First Line Friday (Week 38): Letters From Santa

First Line Friday (Week 38): Letters From Santa

Posted December 23, 2016 / 46 Comments

Happy Christmas Eve Eve!! Grab your favorite Christmas cookie and then the book nearest to you and leave a comment with the first line! The book I’m featuring today is Letters From Santa by Becca Whitham. And the first line is… “What did you say your name was again?” Here’s […]


First Line Friday (Week 37): Wrapped in Red

First Line Friday (Week 37): Wrapped in Red

Posted December 16, 2016 / 26 Comments

Next Friday is Christmas Eve Eve!! Can you believe that?!? I’m in denial. Instead of thinking about how far behind I am, let’s grab the book nearest to you and leave a comment with the first line! The book I’m featuring today is Wrapped in Red by my sweet friend […]


First Line Friday (Week 36): Christmas Conspiracy

First Line Friday (Week 36): Christmas Conspiracy

Posted December 9, 2016 / 24 Comments

Yay for Friday!! Have you finished your Christmas shopping yet? Have you started your Christmas shopping?!? 😀 Either way, it’s time to grab the book nearest to you and leave a comment with the first line! The book I’m featuring today is Christmas Conspiracy by Susan Sleeman. You can check […]


First Line Friday (Week 35): Starring Christmas

First Line Friday (Week 35): Starring Christmas

Posted December 2, 2016 / 35 Comments

Happy first Friday of DECEMBER!!! Before we proceed with our regularly scheduled First Line Friday goodness, I have to show y’all the gorgeously awesome Book Tree my husband put together for me on his last day of Thanksgiving vacation. It makes my heart smile. Ok – time to grab the […]


First Line Friday (Week 34): Restoring Christmas

First Line Friday (Week 34): Restoring Christmas

Posted November 25, 2016 / 51 Comments

Happy post-Thanksgiving Friday!!!  I hope you had a blessed Thanksgiving and were able to spend it with someone you love. Since it’s Friday, it’s time to take a break from the crazy Black Friday crowds, grab the book nearest to you and leave a comment with the first line! The […]


First Line Friday (Week 33): Abducted

First Line Friday (Week 33): Abducted

Posted November 18, 2016 / 26 Comments

Happy Friday!!! Can you believe Thanksgiving is around the corner?!? And then Christmas? And then 2017? Wow. But right now it’s Friday, so that means it’s time to grab the book nearest to you and leave a comment with the first line! The book I’m featuring today is Abducted by […]


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

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

Posted November 11, 2016 / 34 Comments

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! […]


First Line Friday (Week 31): Forest Child

First Line Friday (Week 31): Forest Child

Posted November 4, 2016 / 28 Comments

Happy Friday!!! 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 Forest Child by Heather Day Gilbert! And the first line is…. “The whispers filled all her silences.” So… what’s your First […]


First Line Friday (Week 30): Buying Love

First Line Friday (Week 30): Buying Love

Posted October 28, 2016 / 42 Comments

Happy Friday!!! 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 Buying Love by Toni Shiloh! And the first line is…. “Nina Warrenton checked her watch for the umpteenth time.” (I love […]


First Line Friday (Week 29): The Merchant’s Daughter

First Line Friday (Week 29): The Merchant’s Daughter

Posted October 21, 2016 / 47 Comments

Y’all. It’s Friday!! 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 Merchant’s Daughter by Melanie Dickerson. I chose this particular book on this particular day because a) this Beauty & […]


First Line Friday (Week 28): Unblemished

First Line Friday (Week 28): Unblemished

Posted October 14, 2016 / 37 Comments

Yay for finally fallish Fridays! 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 Unblemished by Sara Ella. I just finished reading this the other day and I LOVE IT!!! Watch for […]


First Line Friday (Week 27): The Thirteenth Chance

First Line Friday (Week 27): The Thirteenth Chance

Posted October 7, 2016 / 22 Comments

It’s FRIDAY!! This week. A week of Mondays. So glad for Friday to finally be here! 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 Thirteenth Chance by Amy Matayo. (Check […]


First Line Friday (Week 26): Tackling the Fields

First Line Friday (Week 26): Tackling the Fields

Posted September 30, 2016 / 55 Comments

I wasn’t ready for Friday this week. Probably by the time you are reading this, I’m still not. But, be that as it may, it IS Friday and thus it’s also time to grab the book nearest to you and leave a comment with the first line! Continuing with my […]