19 March 2010

First Words and Cover Talk of Skylight Confessions

UK vs US

"She was his first wife, but at the moment when he first saw her she was a seventeen-year-old girl named Arlyn Singer who stood out on the front porch on an evening that seemed suspended in time."

24 comments :

  1. Uh-oh...someone's in trouble from the sound of this quote! Thanks for sharing! =0)

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  2. I have read 2 books by Alice Hoffman and her books are quite a read. I also love the covers for this one.

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  3. lovely covers on these two books! thanks for sharing!

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  4. I love Alice Hoffman. I will definitely have to pick this one up.

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  5. I love both of the covers for this book, and it sounds quite interesting, even if I still don't really have a feel as to what it's about.

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  6. i like her book on practical magic but this one sounds a lot cooler..i will get my hands on this one too later =P

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  7. GMR: You made me giggle ;)

    Shweta & Allie & Darlyn: I like her books too :) This one is good so far. Sorta sad but rich in magical realism

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  8. I've read a few Alice Hoffman books. Isn't she the one who wrote "Practical Magic"??? I loved that one!
    This one sounds good!

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  9. Ooh, two memes in one. Nice!

    I'm not actually familiar with this author at all. Her book seems very interesting and I like her writing style. I think I've found a new author to check out!

    Emidy
    from Une Parole

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  10. Wendy: She did! I love Practical Magic too. I'm a sucker for sister tales.

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  11. Sounds great. I only watched the movie Pratical Magic, but enjoyed it ver much. I think the UK cover is better.

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  12. great Teasers! I think I like the US cover best :)

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  13. Great teaser! I like the US cover too.

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  14. The first sneak peek ..Really draws you in

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  15. Ohh definitely sounds interesting!

    I like both covers for this one, would be hard if I had to choose.

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  16. Great teasers! I've actually never read anything by this author, enjoy!!

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  17. I love ALice Hoffman! I'll have to get this one.

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  18. I haven't read Alice Hoffman yet, but this makes me want to. Thanks!

    Here's mine

    http://startingfresh-gaby317.blogspot.com/2010/03/friday-56-week-37.html

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  19. I will have to check that book out! I am also going to check out Book Beginnings! Sounds like fun!!
    Here is my 56!
    http://kayteegilroy.blogspot.com/2010/03/friday-56-dirty-job.html

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  20. Both sentences sound really good!

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  21. Ooooh sounds great, I'm intrigued. The covers
    are great. I love the US cover. I've been
    wanting to read this book for a while now.
    I hope to read it soon. Awesome pick Juju =)

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  22. I love Alice Hoffman. I must put this on my wish list.

    Thanks for stopping by my blog.

    Tweezle from Just One More Paragraph

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  23. Already read your review, I'll pass for this book.

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