As a writer, I know I’ve only got a few short lines to capture an editor or an agent’s attention. A book only has a few lines to capture a reader’s attention, too. Entire writing workshops are devoted to first pages, first paragraphs and even to first lines. And how to get them right.
So when I read the first two lines of Candle in the Darkness, I knew author, Lynn Austin had hooked me: The first scream jolted me awake. The second one chilled my soul.
And those first two lines did not disappoint.
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