Welcome to First Chapter/Intros, hosted by Yvonne @ Socrates Book Reviews. Each week, share the first paragraph of a book you are now reading or plan to read soon.
The Passengers August 27, 2019, BerkleyGenre: suspense
House of Lords votes unanimously in favour of driverless vehicles on British roads within five years. Ban on non-autonomous vehicles expected within a decade.
- 1. Programme car for Ben's office.
- 2. Use Uber app for car under "guest" account. don't use real name.
- 3. Get picked up from Ben's car park, go to work.
- 4. Start testing Ben midmorning.
- 5. Call his boss around midday.
By the time the front door closed, the car was parked outside Claire Arden's home, waiting for her.
She lingered outside the porch, re-reading the notes she had made on her phone until she heard the faint beep-beep of the alarm as the house secured itself.
Would you read on or pass on this novel?