Great opening paragraph 8… ‘Jamrach’s Menagerie’ #amwriting #FirstPara

Carol Birch“I was born twice. First in a wooden room that jutted out over the black water of the Thames, and then again eight years later in the Highway, when the tiger took me in his mouth and everything truly began.”
‘Jamrach’s Menagerie’ by Carol Birch 

Try one of these 1st paras & discover a new author:-
‘The Guest Cat’ by Takashi Hiraide
‘Perfume’ by Patrick Suskind
‘The Ghost’ by Robert Harris

Read my review of Orphans of the Carnival, also by Carol Birch.

And if you’d like to tweet a link to THIS post, here’s my suggested tweet:
Does this make you want more? JAMRACH’S MENAGERIE by Carol Birch via @SandraDanby #amwriting