First Line Friday

Death By Chocolate Lab

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

Death By Chocolate Lab

Lucky Paws Petsitting Mystery

by Bethany Blake

This week's line is:

“I was walking three powerful rottweilers, but I was pretty sure they weren’t really to blame for my being pulled down the street like a drunken water-skier behind an erratic boat.”

Now envision this first line in your mind, gotcha smiling didn’t it? Well, I certainly enjoyed reading this book and you can find my thoughts here.

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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15 Comments

  1. Andi

    LOL that is a great line! Have a great Friday!

    Reply
    • Bree Herron

      Thanks Sydney, the book is full of charming humor.

      Reply
  2. Heather

    Great line! Happy St. Patrick’s Day!

    Reply
    • Bree Herron

      Happy St. Patrick’s Day! I hope it was a lucky, fun day!

      Reply
  3. Sarah

    Great line! Though, I think I would prefer death by chocolate to death by chocolate lab 🙂 happy Friday!

    Reply
    • Bree Herron

      Sarah, you must read it! It so so so good! Seriously, a great mystery.

      Reply
  4. Jessica Baker

    This definitely put a smile on my face!!

    Reply
    • Bree Herron

      Jessica, I am sure you would enjoy it

      Reply
  5. Katie Donovan

    Lol! Sounds like a good book to check out. 🙂

    I’m featuring Terri Blackstock’s “If I’m Found” on my blog today. Fantastic read!

    Reply
    • Bree Herron

      Great book choice, Katie!

      Reply
  6. Amanda

    Great first line! I love that type of style.

    Reply
  7. Kathleen Denly

    I bet there’s a great interview with the author here. Between the humor, the mystery, and that clever title, there’s got to be a great behind-the-scenes story there.

    Reply
  8. Beth Erin

    This book looks adorable!

    Reply
  9. Melissa

    I just got done reading this book last night. It is a clean book other than some mild violence and idol worship – which was typical back than) full of adventure, action, and romance set in the bronze age of the Middle East. Religious undertones pertaining to the offspring of Ishmael. This is the second book in the series. I gave it 5 stars.

    Banished by Little, Kimberley Griffiths (the first book is entitled -Forbidden)

    “A dirty, callused hand slapped down over my mouth and the stale breath of a man hissed in my ear.”

    Reply

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