Friday Question #119 - Hooked From the First Line

Happy Friday, Readers!

What was the last book that hooked you from the first line? Help another reader check off a square on their May #BookishBingo board and recommend a book you couldn’t put down!

“Scarlett O’Hara was not beautiful, but men seldom realized it when caught by her charm as the Tarleton twins were.” – Gone with the Wind.

“People still search the woods for the remains of lost children.”

 From the soon-to-be-released "The Lost Girls of Willowbrook" by Ellen Marie Wiseman
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The Shadows Between Us by Tricia Levenseller

Please check trigger warnings on this book before reading but Praise by Sara Cate.

You Made A Fool of Death with Your Beauty x Akwaeke Emezi.

The memory police by Yoko Ogawa

Bad Girls Never Say Die by Jennifer Mathieu

CUTTING FOR STONE hooked me from the first line.