‘First Chapter, First Paragraph Tuesday’ is hosted by ‘Bibliophile by the Sea’, where bloggers share the first paragraph of a novel they are currently reading or want to read in the future.
This week’s paragraph comes from Tumbledown Manor by Helen Brown:
A birthday ending in a zero was nothing to make a fuss about. There was enough to be grateful for—her health , a solid marriage, kids old enough to be off their hands (technically), a passable writing career. Why anyone would want to celebrate being another decade closer to filling a funeral urn was beyond Lisa Katz.
Would you continue reading?