Ok.. so enough of the whining! I am linking up with Diane at Bibliophile By the Sea for the First Chapter First Paragraph Tuesday Intros for 2016.
Take Me With You
Catherine Ryan Hyde
Lake Union Publishing 2014
August, Standing Still
August Shroeder stood at the rear door of his broken-down motor home looking out through the small square window. Had he looked out any other window - the windshield, the side windows, the little window over the kitchen sink - he'd have seen the inside of a mechanic's garage. He wanted to see sky. He'd come out here to see sky. Not toolboxes and racks of new tires and hydraulic lifts.
He stepped out the door, down the two metal steps, and walked into the mechanic's garage. He stepped in front of the open hood where the mechanic could see him. The man straightened up, stretching his lower back again one hand. He wiped his hands on a red shop rag. Wiped his forehead on one dirty sleeve.
What do you think? Would you read on?
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