Monday, July 14, 2014
Teaser Tuesdays/First Chapter Tuesdays - July 15th
Every Tuesday Diane at Bibliophile By the Sea hosts First Chapter First Paragraph Tuesday Intros, where we share the first paragraph or (a few) of a book we are reading or thinking about reading soon. Care to join us?
If you'd like to play along on Teaser Tuesdays, just click the button above.
Teaser Tuesdays is a weekly bookish meme, hosted by MizB of Should Be Reading. Anyone can play along! Just do the following:
* Grab your current read
* Open to a random page
* Share two (2) “teaser” sentences from somewhere on that page
* BE CAREFUL NOT TO INCLUDE SPOILERS! (make sure that what you share doesn’t give too much away! You don’t want to ruin the book for others!)
* Share the title & author, too, so that other TT participants can add the book to their TBR Lists if they like your teasers!
This week, I'm reading...
This Monday in March, an ordinary day for most people, was the happiest day of Coleman Greene's life.
Everyone she liked best had gathered to celebrate with her. Long before she bought ArtSmart, her first magazine, she'd dreamed of owning a family of publications - perhaps ten, or even more. Today, with the acquisition of First Home, she - Coleman Greene, thirty-three years old, with financial help from her brother - was a step closer to making that dream come true. In the five years she'd owned ArtSmart, she'd changed it from a dowdy flop into the most successful art magazine in New York. She'd do even better with First Home. And then onto the next one.
What do you think? Would you continue reading?