Friday, August 27, 2021

Book Beginnings on Fridays/The Friday 56 - August 27th

This is a fun meme to do hosted by Freda's Voice. If you'd like to join on the fun go to The Friday 56.

*Grab a book, any book.
*Turn to page 56 or 56% in your eReader.
*Find any sentence that grabs you.
*Post it.
*Link it here.

It's that simple.

I'm also joining in Book Beginnings on Friday. It's hosted by Rose City Reader

I just started reading this one.  The excerpts are from the E-ARC.

First Chapter


The hotel is beautiful - of course it is; it topped the Conde Nast list of the best small hotels worldwide - but that barely registers with me because I'm late.  

From 56% on my Kindle...

What can Bron and Duncan be saying to a policeman - the chief of police, no less - that they wouldn't say in front of the rest of us?

Synopsis from Goodreads:

If you suspected your best friend, the person you were closest to in the whole world, was a murderer, what would you do? Would you confront her? Would you help keep her secret? Or would you begin to feel afraid? Most importantly, why don't you feel safe now that she's dead? From the author of The French Girl comes a novel full of secrets, suspense, and deadly twists.

Georgie, Lissa, and Bronwyn have been inseparable since dominating their college swim team; swimming has always been an escape from their own problems, but now their shared passion has turned deadly. How can it be true that Lissa, the strongest swimmer they know, drowned? Granted, there is something strange about Kanu Cove, where Lissa was last seen, swimming off the coast of the fabulous island resort she owned with her husband.

Lissa's closest friends gather at the resort to honor her life, but Georgie and Bron can't seem to stop looking over their shoulders. Danger lurks beneath the surface of the crystal-clear water, and even their luxurious private villas can't help them feel safe. As the weather turns ominous, trapping the funeral guests together on the island, nobody knows who they can trust. Lissa's death was only the beginning....

What do you think?  What are you sharing today?


  1. This is such a fun way to share what you are reading.

  2. The title alone makes me want to read it!

    Here is my link:

  3. Sounds like an interesting one! The title is definitely eye catching. I hope you enjoy.

    My Friday 56

  4. Best friend a murderer? I wouldn't know what to do or where to turn. My Friday Quotes post

  5. Oh I would definitely keep reading! What a great premise!


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