Friday, May 18, 2012

Book Beginnings on Friday, May 18, 2012

Book Beginnings on Friday is a meme hosted by Gilion at Rose City Reader. Anyone can participate; just share the opening sentence of your current read, making sure that you include  include the title and author so others know what you're reading.

I just started Murder on Fifth Avenue by Victoria Thompson.  This is book 14 in The Gaslight Mystery Series.  Here is how it starts.

Murder on Fifth Avenue (Gaslight Mystery #14)"Detective Sergeant Malloy?"

Frank hated answering stupid questions from goo-goos when he was in the middle of an investigation." 

I had to keep reading to find out what a goo - goo was.  I love this series and Murder on Fifth Avenue is off to a great start.


Laurel-Rain Snow said...

Now I'm definitely intrigued! The cover and opener have aroused my curiosity...thanks for sharing. Hope you enjoy it!


SquirrelQueen said...

I too would have to keep reading to find out what a goo-goo was. Very intriguing and I really like the cover on this one.

Pooch said...

"Goo-goos"? I need to expand my vocabulary, I see!


Amber said...

Those darn goo-goos...I might look into these Gaslight Mysteries.

Kathy Martin said...

What a goo-goo was was also the first question that came to my mind. I hope it is a good story. Happy reading!

Gilion at Rose City Reader said...

Goo-goos???? I hope you do Teaser Tuesday so i can find out what that means!

Thanks for participating in Book Beginnings! Sorry I am slow this week to come by and visit your post.