Catch A Great Opening Paragraph

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Much is revealed about the protagonist in the intimate dismissal of the opening paragraph. The reader instantly knows they will sympathize with and be irritated by this character.

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Today’s Assignment:

1. Select a favorite opening line.

http://americanbookreview.org/100bestlines.asp

2. Research the author.

http://www.biography.com/people/jd-salinger-9470070

3. Share your findings.