Book Beginnings on Friday is a meme hosted by Gilion at Rose City Reader. 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.
Truth and Beauty
by Ann Patchett
"The thing you can count on in life is that Tennessee will always be scorching hot in August."
I can attest this is completely true. And it's also humid.