“Malibu catches fire.
It is simply what Malibu does from time to time.
Tornados take the flatlands of the Midwest. Floods rise in the American South. Hurricanes rage against the Gulf of Mexico.
And California burns.”
Author: Taylor Jenkins Reid
Publisher: Atria Books
Release Date: June 13, 2017
“So do yourself a favor and learn how to grab life by the balls, dear. Don’t be so tied up trying to do the right thing, when the smart thing is so painfully clear.”
Author: Madeline Miller
Publisher: Little, Brown & Company
Release Date: April 10, 2018
“It is a common saying that women are delicate creatures, flowers, eggs, anything that may be crushed in a moment’s carelessness. If I had ever believed it, I no longer did.”
Title: The Night Circus
Author: Erin Morgenstern
Rating: ★★★★☆ (4.5 Stars)
Release Date: July 3, 2012
“I have seen a great many things that I might once have considered impossible, or unbelievable. I find I no longer have clearly defined parameters for such matters.”
- Pick a book off your shelf (it could be your current read or on your TBR) and open to the first page
- Copy the first few lines, but don’t give anything else about the book away just yet – you need to hook the reader first
- Finally… reveal the book!