Famous First Sentences

July 31st, 2012 by

Sometimes, I secretly wish I would get bonked over the head with a baseball, get amnesia, and forget everything I’ve ever read — that way, I could re-read everything and experience the absolute JOY of reading my favorite books for the first time.

Can you recall how you felt when you read the first sentence of your favorite book for the first time? Well, maybe some of these awesome first sentences will jog your memory…

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— Nancy

Nancy would love to read Hippie Shortstocking, which is all about a ’70s-era flower child who enjoys wearing ankle socks.

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