Book Beginnings & The Friday 56 ~ August 15, 2014


*Book Beginnings on Friday hosted by Rose City Reader

*Share the first sentence (or so) of the book you are currently reading, along with your initial thoughts about the sentence, impressions of the book, or anything else the opener inspires. Please remember to include the title of the book and the author’s name.

Remember to post your link here.

Friday 56

*The Friday 56 hosted by Freda’s Voice

*Grab a book, any book.
*Turn to page 56 or 56% in your eReader
(If you have to improvise, that’s ok.)
 *Find any sentence, (or few, just don’t spoil it) that grab you.

*Post your link here.

Ugly Love by Colleen Hoover

Ugly Love by Colleen Hoover

Title: Ugly Love

Author: Colleen Hoover

Summary via Goodreads:

When Tate Collins meets airline pilot Miles Archer, she doesn’t think it’s love at first sight. They wouldn’t even go so far as to consider themselves friends. The only thing Tate and Miles have in common is an undeniable mutual attraction. Once their desires are out in the open, they realize they have the perfect set-up. He doesn’t want love, she doesn’t have time for love, so that just leaves the sex. Their arrangement could be surprisingly seamless, as long as Tate can stick to the only two rules Miles has for her.

Never ask about the past.
Don’t expect a future.

They think they can handle it, but realize almost immediately they can’t handle it at all.

Hearts get infiltrated.
Promises get broken.
Rules get shattered.
Love gets ugly.


“Somebody stabbed you in the neck, young lady.”

Page 56-ish:

I can’t tell what just happened. Did I embarrass him? Piss him off? Make him sad?

Whatever I did, I hate this thing now. This awkwardness that’s filling the space between my door and the elevator he’s now standing in front of.


I finally have a copy of this book and I’m so excited to start reading it. I have been hearing amazing things about it.  Interesting first sentence and it seems like the feels start early in this book. I can already tell I’m going to love it.

Hope you’re having a wonderful Friday and happy reading.


14 thoughts on “Book Beginnings & The Friday 56 ~ August 15, 2014

  1. Haven’t seen this book before that I can remember, but it sounds interesting. Love the 56! I don’t like when something happens or is said that makes me feel awkward either.


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