First Line Friday #130

Posted October 23, 2020 by thebeccafiles in First Line Friday / 2 Comments

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Happy Friday!

The book I’m featuring this week is:

The Love Note

Baker Book House | Amazon | Goodreads

It always came to this, didn’t it?

Oooh doesn’t that first line make you want to dive right in and find out what “this” is?? I just received my copy of this one in the mail and I’m excited to read it soon!

About the Book:

Focused on a career in medicine and not on romance, Willa Duvall is thrown slightly off course during the summer of 1859 when she discovers a never-opened love letter in a crack of her old writing desk. Compelled to find the passionate soul who penned it and the person who never received it, she takes a job as a nurse at the seaside estate of Crestwicke Manor.

Everyone at Crestwicke has feelings–mostly negative ones–about the man who wrote the letter, but he seems to have disappeared. With plenty of enticing clues but few answers, Willa’s search becomes even more complicated when she misplaces the letter and it passes from person to person in the house, each finding a thrilling or disheartening message in its words.

Laced with mysteries large and small, this romantic Victorian-era tale of love lost, love deferred, and love found is sure to delight.


Now it’s your turn!

Grab the book nearest to you and leave a comment with the first line. To see what First Lines others are sharing this week head over to Hoarding Books.

First Line Fridays hosted by Hoarding Books

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2 responses to “First Line Friday #130

  1. Happy Friday! I’m sharing the first line from The Lady and the Highwayman by Sarah M. Eden over on my blog today. I’m enjoying it very much. Here’s a line from the chapter I’m currently on:
    “Elizabeth decided to forebear late-night visitors.”
    Hope you have a wonderful weekend! 🙂❤📚

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