Sep 20, 2019

The Bodies in the Library by Marty Wingate: Book Beginning


The Bodies in the Library (First Edition Library Mystery, #1)
The Bodies in the Library by Marty Wingate, October 2019, Berkley/Penguin Random House


Book beginning:
"I'll be leaving now, Ms. Burke."
I leapt up from the desk at this announcement -  knocking the phone on the floor in the process - and hurried out of my office.
"Yes, Mrs. Woolgar," I said, tugging on my jacket. "Have a lovely evening."

Page 56:
"Yes, that's right. I saw her late one afternoon -- running."

Memes: The Friday 56. Grab a book, turn to page 56 or 56% of your eReader. Find any sentence that grabs you. Post it, and add your URL post in Linky at Freda's Voice. Also visit Book Beginning at Rose City Reader

9 comments:

Cora - Tea Party Princess said...

The Bodies in the Library sounds like an excellent cosy mystery! I love the passages you've posted.
Cora | http://www.teapartyprincess.co.uk/

Book Dilettante said...

I want to read the book asap, Cora!

Breana M. said...

The Bodies in the Library looks like an interesting story. I like the quotes.

fredamans said...

I'm intrigued for more! Happy weekend!

Literary Feline said...

I most definitely want to read this one! I hope you have a great weekend!

Mystica said...

A yes from me too. Sounds like an excellent mystery read.

Sassy Brit @ Alternative-Read.com said...

Running!

It does make you wonder and want to read more, even from the P56 sentence!


Here's my Friday Post. Happy weekend!

Gilion at Rose City Reader said...

I love mysteries this time of year - the cozier the better! I've been pretty bad about visiting my BBOF buddies, so thanks for always playing along! I've been slammed at work. But now that I have finally gotten my new law partner on board and our "rebrand" finished, I hope to have more time to spend with my blog.

Lauren Stoolfire said...

I need to read more set in libraries. :)

Lauren @ Always Me