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.
by Ernest Cline
"I was staring out the classroom window and daydreaming of adventure when I spotted the flying saucer."
How on earth could you not keep reading after that first line? It's got to be one of the greatest first lines I've ever read. And no, he's not seeing things. It really is a flying saucer.