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Friday, May 26, 2017

First Line Fridays - Wings of the Wind


Happy Friday!!!

I hope this Friday finds you well! We are hoping to finish our cabinets this weekend. Yes...they are still not completed! But we are almost there. Today's line comes from Wings of the Wind by Connilyn Cossette. This is book #3 in the series Out From Egypt. I can't wait to dive into it this weekend!


14 Nissan
1407 BC
Negev Desert
Forging through the teeming mass of Canaanite soldiers in this vast army camp, 
I'd never felt more alone.




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33 comments:

katiescottagebooks said...

My first line is from, Vendetta, by Lisa Harris.

"The initial step off the sheer face of a three-hundred-plus-foot drop was always the most terrifying."

Enjoy!

Caryl Kane said...

The Out of Egypt series is on my wish list!

My first line comes from FIRSTBORN by Tosca Lee.

Six weeks ago, I woke up in a cabin in the north woods of Maine with no memory of the last two years or any pertinent details of my life before.

Happy Weekend and Happy Reading!

Fiction Aficionado said...

Oh, you will love that book!

I have the first line from Teresa Tysinger's upcoming release on my blog, but here I'm going to share the first line from 'Nightshade' by Ronie Kendig, in honour of its recent re-release:

“Gut pressed to the spine of his Hayabusa, Max Jacobs bore down the mountainous two-lane road.”

Have a great weekend!

Dinh said...

My first line is:
Once there was a tree… ~The Giving Tree by Shel Silverstein

I have been reading this book to my kids every night for the last month. They love it!

Dinh @Arlene's Book Club

Trisha Robertson said...

I keep hearing and seeing this book, I guess that means I need to read it :) Hope you have a nice weekend!

Amanda T. said...

One of my good friends just told me about this author. I have her first book on my Kindle...now just need to pave a path through my TBR pile to read it. ;)

Becky Smith said...

Happy Friday!! My first line is from White by Denise Weimer: "The dream started the way Jennifer's actual visit to the house at 104 Main Street, Hermon, had begun, on a road that hurtled past green fields & dust-blown wildflowers into forever, ending in a community time had forgotten."

Andie said...

Hi Rachel, and Happy Memorial Day Weekend! I hope you don't spend your entire weekend working on cabinets. ;)

Karen Sargent said...

Good luck on finishing the cabinets! I love finishing home projects! Here's my first line today (from the prologue): "Night crept over the hills, smothering the landscape in a cocoon of darkness that would hide him in a few minutes." -- Colleen Coble's Haven of Swans (the cover is intriguing, too!).

Beth Erin said...

Your blog is looking especially lovely today, dearie! Well done! I'm currently reading:

The euphoria of winning a hard case vied in her thoughts with wondering what came next as Haden McCarthy left the Alexandria courthouse.

Beyond Justice by Cara Putman

Andrea Stephens said...

From the prologue of Seven Brides for Seven Mail-Order Husbands Romance Collection
Kansas, 1865
Abigail Melton entered the kitchen to the sight of her mother slumped over the table, a telegram clutched in one hand.

The fictional town of Turtle Springs lost almost all their men to the Civil War.

Mollys Cafinated Reads said...

I keep seeing this one on the net with this cover and I love it! Thanks for sharing it. My FLF this week came from an Amish read.

Rachel said...

Ummm.....yes....I would say that has to be true haha!

Rachel said...

Ahhhhh That has my attention for sure!

Rachel said...

Oooooh yay! Happy weekend!

Rachel said...

I haven't read this one! But I have been told I must lol!

Rachel said...

I can't wait!!! EeeeE!

Rachel said...

Oh the never ending TBR hahaha!

Rachel said...

Oooo I like how that sounds...

Rachel said...

Hopefully not! Was able to recruit my brother to come help too! YAY!

Rachel said...

Oooh her covers are very unique!

Rachel said...

Aw thanks! Hehe...You advice was crucial I will have you know!

Rachel said...

Oh no :( But this series always makes me want to watch Seven Brides for Seven Brothers lol!

Rachel said...

I love the colors and the feel so much!

JaneReads said...

Love this cover! On my blog is the first line from Irene Onorato’s upcoming release so I have decided to share the first line from a book that’s gotten buried on my kindle entitled Back Home Again by Melody Carlson.

“Thin rays of afternoon sunlight filtered through the leaves of the old maple tree that dominated the front yard of the Howard family home.”

C.J. Myerly said...

I love the cover and the first line! Happy Memorial Day weekend!

Here's mine from a book I just finished reading: Count Me in by Mikal Dawn.

"The little hairs on the back of Allegra Spencer's neck stood at attention."

Krystle said...

My first first line Friday!! Just finished this book but the only one near me right now. "' I thought I'd better call home,' said Rose, wandering into the TARDIS's huge, voulted control room and waving her phone at the doctor." - Winner Takes All by Rayner

krystle said...

the Doctor.... Stupid autocorrect... By Jacqueline Rayner

englishmysteriesblog said...

What an applicable first line...so many readers could identify with this statement.

Rachel said...

Oh I love the picture those words paint!

Rachel said...

I LOVE THAT BOOK!!!!

Rachel said...

LOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOVE!

Rachel said...

My thoughts exactly! Oh man, and the rest of the book just BLEW me away...on the Wings of the Wind...Bahaha! But seriously!