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.
Miss Hazel and the Rosa Parks League
by Jonathan Odell
"It was up to Vida to save her boy."
Loss is a big theme in this book, and saving, although people aren't necessarily saved from loss as they go through loss and then save themselves.