First Lines Friday

First Lines Fridays is a weekly feature for book lovers hosted by Wandering Words. What if instead of judging a book by its cover, its author or its prestige, we judged it by its opening lines?

  • Pick a book off your shelf (it could be your current read or on your TBR) and open to the first page
  • Copy the first few lines, but don’t give anything else about the book away just yet – you need to hook the reader first
  • Finally… reveal the book!

This week I’ve chosen to feature one of my favourite Sci-Fi books. I found this book both hilarious and heartbreaking, and I managed to learn a little while I was reading.

I’m pretty much fucked. That’s my considered opinion. Fucked.

Well? Are you intrigued yet, because you should be. Ready to find out what it is?

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This is one of my all time favourite reads! If you’re looking for a fantastically written Sci-Fi novel, with a hilariously witty main character and astrophysics you can actually understand then this is the book for you.

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