Friday, January 29, 2016

Book Beginnings: Call the Midwife

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.
Call the Midwife: A Memoir of Birth, Joy, and Hard Times by Jennifer Worth

"Nonnatus House was situated in the heart of the London Docklands."

This is more important than the simple, straightforward structure implies: the location for Nonnatus House pervades every aspect of Jennifer's life as this neighborhood is more than just a setting, it's almost another character in the book.


Kay said...

I need to read this book as I have loved, loved, loved the TV adaptation.

Maria said...

I've heard great things about the tv adaptation for this book but haven't had a chance to see it - I like the beginning. Here's my Friday meme