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First Line Fridays #2

Hello bookworms!!

Today I am going to be at the doctors with my Husband and I don’t know how long we will be there so I thought I would do a quick and easy post.

First Lines Fridays

First Line Fridays is a weekly feature for book lovers hosted by Wandering Words. What if instead of judging a book by its cover, its author or its prestige, we judged it by its opening lines?

  • Pick a book off your shelf (it could be your current read or on your TBR) and open to the first page
  • Copy the first few lines, but don’t give anything else about the book away just yet – you need to hook the reader first
  • Finally… reveal the book!

FIRST LINE

There is one mirror in my house. It is behind a sliding panel in the hallways upstairs.


AND THE BOOK IS

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In Beatrice Prior’s dystopian Chicago world, society is divided into five factions, each dedicated to the cultivation of a particular virtue—Candor (the honest), Abnegation (the selfless), Dauntless (the brave), Amity (the peaceful), and Erudite (the intelligent). On an appointed day of every year, all sixteen-year-olds must select the faction to which they will devote the rest of their lives. For Beatrice, the decision is between staying with her family and being who she really is—she can’t have both. So she makes a choice that surprises everyone, including herself.

During the highly competitive initiation that follows, Beatrice renames herself Tris and struggles alongside her fellow initiates to live out the choice they have made. Together they must undergo extreme physical tests of endurance and intense psychological simulations, some with devastating consequences. As initiation transforms them all, Tris must determine who her friends really are—and where, exactly, a romance with a sometimes fascinating, sometimes exasperating boy fits into the life she’s chosen. But Tris also has a secret, one she’s kept hidden from everyone because she’s been warned it can mean death. And as she discovers unrest and growing conflict that threaten to unravel her seemingly perfect society, she also learns that her secret might help her save those she loves . . . or it might destroy her.


This is my current read. Have you read it? If not, Do you plan on reading it?

Misty

 

4 thoughts on “First Line Fridays #2

  1. It has been so long since I read this series. Sometimes I think about rereading them but then I remember how much I disliked the second one the first time around and the heartbreak that cam with the last book. I really enjoyed the series as a whole. However I just don’t know that I could get myself to push through them for a second time.

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