First Chapters First Paragraph Tuesday Intros is hosted by I’d rather be by the beach Every Tuesday Diane shares the first paragraph, maybe two, of a book that she is reading or planning to read soon. Feel free to participate.
This week I will be introducing the first chapters and paragraphs of my current read.
White Lies by Lucy Dawson
Dr. Alexandra Inglis
Blinking awake, I tried to twist on the pillow away from the bright sunlight between the flimsy curtains. It was only a tiny movement but a white-hot flash of pain stabbed into my skull from behind my eyes. I moaned slightly, lifted up one hand- trying to hold my head together- my sticky tongue unpeeling from the dry roof of my mouth. I needed water.
About the book – Good reads
When you have everything, you have everything to lose…
Alexandra Inglis is a respected family doctor, trusted by her patients to keep their most intimate secrets. And if sometimes the boundaries between duty and desire blur… well, she’s only human.
But when Alex oversteps a line with Jonathan, one of her patients, she knows she’s gone too far. Jonathan is obsessive, and to get what he wants he will tear Alex’s world apart – threatening not only her career but her marriage and family too.
Soon Alex finds she’s capable of doing almost anything to keep hold of her perfect life, as it begins to spin dangerously out of her control…
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