Today I'm joining in with the First Chapter First Paragraph Tuesday Intro meme hosted at Socrates Book Reviews AND Teaser Tuesday hosted by The Purple Booker. The timing for these is perfect! I'm just starting a new book, with a couple days left before my review is due. Wish me luck!
I am just starting to read Afterlife by Julia Alvarez.
First Chapter ~ First Paragraph ~ Tuesday Intro:
Prologue - Broken English
She is to meet him / a place they often choose for special occasions / to celebrate her retirement from the college / a favorite restaurant / and the new life awaiting her / a half-hour drive from their home / a mountain town / twenty if she speeds in the thirty-mile zone
Teaser Tuesday rules: