Friday, July 10, 2020

First Line Fridays

Grab the book nearest to you and leave a comment with the first line!

Today I am going to post a line from: 

  Where the Heart Is Romance Collection
by Erica Vetsch, Andrea Boeshaar, Carol Cox, Rhonda Gibson, 
Sally Laity, Jane LaMunyon, Claire Sanders, Pamela Kaye Tracy

And the first line is...

"Where the Heart Is" 
by Sally Laity 

Pennsylvania, 1860

"Leah Somerville paused in taking down the wash and breathed deeply of the moist, late winter breeze."

Happy reading and happy Friday!   

Let me know your first line in the comments & then head over to 
Hoarding Books to see who else is participating! 


  1. Oh I bet that felt nice and cool! Have a wonderful weekend!!

  2. That's a lovely first line, and it really sets up the setting of the book!

    On my blog this week, I'm sharing the first line (from the prologue) of The Solid Grounds Coffee Company by Carla Laureano:

    "By all accounts, Suesca was haunted."

    I hope you have a lovely weekend :)

    1. I love the title of that book! Have a great weekend Kirby!

  3. Happy Friday! Today, I'm sharing the first line from At Love's Command by Karen Witemeyer: "According to the Good Book, there was a time for war and a time for peace."

    1. I'm so excited for all the new books coming out! Have a great weekend Jolene!

  4. My first line this week is from A BRIDE OF CONVENIENCE by Jody Hedlund:
    Vancouver Island January 12, 1863
    “I ain’t gonna make it, Zoe.”

    1. Jody Hedlund's books are fantastic! Have a great weekend Paula!

  5. I'm currently reading Ready to Trust by Tina Radcliffe and the first line is "Reece Rainbolt stepped into the Rebel, Oklahoma, law office of Edwin P. Sanders, Esquire." I hope you have a nice weekend!

  6. Thank you Nicole! That first line made me laugh...non-date. :) Have a great weekend!

  7. I love Christmas stories! Have a great weekend Kelly-Ann!