First Lines is a regular blog series. These first lines are from Amazon’s Editors’ Picks. Do you agree? Do these first lines hook you?
Do these first lines from their novels hook you? First Lines is a series of blog articles. Celebrate 2023 with first lines from the best SF of the year.
For Halloween, Sci fi or fantasy 1st lines featuring events that defy rational explanation, the afterlife, the underworld, or the heavens.
In this collection of first lines, the books do not share a common genre or subject or trope. Can you guess what they have in common?
The first line of a story, we’re told, must hook the reader. Ambivalent about reading LBGTQ+ fiction? If the first line hooks you, read it.