First Line Friday

Fitness Junkie

It’s FRIDAY which means I get to share a great line once a week with your from a book I am reading. I found this to be an exciting and entertaining way to find new authors, books and bloggers. So I am opening up the book I have been reading this week, and going to the first chapter and finding the first line…

This Weeks First Line Friday Brought to You By

Fitness Junkie: A Novel

by Lucy Sykes, Jo Piazza

This week's line is:

“I can’t believed you ordered that.”

I reviewed this book on a whim last week, and found myself not only enjoying it but also googling like a mad woman. It is fictional but many of the workouts and such are based on reality. Which in some cases are scary yet, this book was a great reminder that we all need to love ourselves and get rid of the toxic people in our lives, not just in our body. I will warn that it has some language so if profanity does bother you, it might not set well. Other than that it is a fun and light read for the summer!

Now it's Your Turn

Open the book nearest you and post the first line of the first chapter in the comments below, I would love to see into the book you are reading.

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11 Comments

  1. Heather

    Goodness, every day I’m trying to eat more healthy…this looks like a very interesting read. Happy Saturday!

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  2. Rachel

    AH! I need to get back into my workout routine haha!

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  3. Rebecca

    This looks like an interesting read!

    Here is mine:

    “I never meant for any of it to happen.”
    The Last Summer by Brandy Bruce

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  4. Sarah

    Interesting read – isn’t it funny when something sparks your interest in a book and suddenly you’ve lost an hour or two Googling because of it? Happy Friday!

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  5. Trisha Robertson

    Looks like a good book! On my blog this week I’m sharing the first line from “To Wager Her Heart” I hope you get to check it out! Have a wonderful weekend.

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  6. Andi

    Thanks for the warning about the book. Happy Friday!

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  7. Amanda Tero

    Sounds interesting, but thanks for the warning! 🙂

    Now that I have a bookshelf within reach of my desk, I’m grabbing one I hope to read this year.
    “Romulus White stood motionless in the crowded ballroom, staring at a woman he’d once longed for more than his next breath of air.”
    – From this Moment, by Elizabeth Camden

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  8. Iola

    As an un-fitness junkie, this isn’t a book I’d have picked up. But it sounds interesting.

    I’m currently reading My Unexpected Hope by Tammy L Gray, which has a great first line:

    Moonlight leaked through the dirt-splotched windows of Joe’s Bar, it’s silvery rays glinting off the tumbler in front of Laila Richardson’s saddest customer.

    But that’s not the book I’m sharing this week 🙂

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  9. Jessica Baker

    I’m not going to lie, I was a little nervous seeing the title. But I love fictional books that can provide some good info! Just might be worth checking out.

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  10. CJ Myerly

    Haha. Funny first line. Thanks for sharing.

    Here’s mine from Misty Beller’s The Lady and the Mountain Man “Are you going to poison her the way you killed your last wife?”

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  11. dinh

    Happy Friday!

    My first line:
    “I inspected the knife in my hand.” ~ Luckiest Girl Alive by Jessica Knoll
    Happy Reading!
    Dinh@Arlene’s Book Club

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