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.
The Race for Paris
by Meg Waite Clayton
It is appropriate that we get a very visual first image in this book about a photographer and a reporter trying to be the first journalists in Paris after the Allies drive out the Germans. But we start with a prologue set much later, when the journalist has returned to Paris later in life.