Wow, you guys are great—I’m really glad that so many of you went so far as to post your favorite openings here, because now I have a whole slew of new books to look for!
Last night, I drew winners for the two signed, finished copies of The Replacement, and here they are:
Congratulations! I’ll be messaging you later for your mailing info.
Thanks again to everyone who shared their favorite opening. I had a great time reading them and I think it’s well worth it to go through the comments and check out some of the paragraphs, because, man—so many hooky openings, so many things I want to read (or in some cases reread—I’m looking at you, Charlotte’s Web)!