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Friday, April 15, 2011

Book Beginnings on Friday: Wishful Drinking


Book Beginnings on Friday is a meme hosted by Katy from A Few More Pages. Anyone can participate; just share the opening sentence of your current read, making sure that you include the title and author so others know what you're reading.


Wishful Drinking by Carrie Fisher


"So I am fifty-two years old. (Apparently.)"


Wow, if Princess Leia is 52, that means I must be very old too. This opening line does set the tone for what proves to be a very honest and open confession of sorts by Ms. Fisher.

4 comments:

Bev Hankins said...

Geez, yes, Princess Leia should definitely NOT be that old. Good one.

Here's mine; http://myreadersblock.blogspot.com/2011/04/book-beginnings-on-friday_15.html

The Book Gatherer said...

Great beginning. I've heard quite a bit about this book!

Here's my beginning:
http://thebookgatherer.blogspot.com/2011/04/book-beginningson-friday_15.html

DCMetroreader said...

I thought this book was a scream! Carrie Fisher lets it all hang out in the best way.

Katy said...

This sounds like fun! Thanks for participating in Book Beginnings!