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.
My Book Beginning this week is from Dumpiter by David Fletcher. I received an ARC for Dumpiter from NetGalley. I had a hard time finding it listed anywhere. Goodreads did not have it and Amazon listed it as out of print but available as a Kindle book. It is the first book in a trilogy so I hope I can get the other two. Here is the beginning:
"Renton had never, in his life, painted a woman. Never had he unscrewed a pot of 'Champagne Glitter', (slightly warmed in accordance with the maker's instructions), dipped his brush into it, and then set about the skin of a nubile young lady with its charged bristled tip."
Here is the Amazon Summary: