Great opening paragraph 32… ‘That They May Face the Rising Sun’ #write

John McGahern“The morning was clear. There was no wind on the lake. There was also a great stillness. When the bells rang out for Mass, the strokes trembling on the water, they had the entire world to themselves.”
‘That They May Face the Rising Sun’ by John McGahern

Try one of these 1st paras & discover a new author:-
‘The Crying of Lot 49’ by Thomas Pynchon
‘The Fortunes of War’ by Olivia Manning
‘The Impressionist’ by Hari Kunzru

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A 1st para which makes me want to read more: THAT THEY MAY FACE THE RISING SUN by John McGahern #books via @SandraDanby