On Sunday we do beginnings, taking a look at the start of a Peter Abrahams novel, including those written under the Spencer Quinn moniker™. How about Their Wildest Dreams, the first book where I got interested in writing about Arizona?

(“Peter Abrahams… is once again at the top of his game in this wildly inventive, captivating caper. – Publishers Weekly)

Mackie dreaded the mail. That was new, one of the many new things in her life, none good.


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5 Responses to “Beginnings”

  1. Herd of Hounds
    9:57 am on September 19th, 2021

    Good morning all!
    “Captivating caper”. We love alliterations. Sometimes we can even double alliterate.
    For instance, the definition of an alliteration is: several successive similar sounds.
    Grey and rainy here but the heat has broken. Hope everyone has a lovely day.

  2. B. Stover
    11:53 am on September 19th, 2021

    Love the definition, HOH.

    Good day to all.

  3. Wose-The Small and Meek
    12:22 pm on September 19th, 2021


    HOH: Your definition made me think of Sylvester the Cat…Suffering succotash!

    RIO! I am going to start reading “Falling” tomorrow. We will have to compare notes for sure.

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    Enjoy your Sunday!

  4. Riõ - The Evil Pug
    10:01 pm on September 19th, 2021

    Rose!…Things got busy today but photoz will be in your SDD soon I promise…yeeeep!

    Falling!…I can’t wait to hear what you think and feel about this amazing story…wheeze!…Course I still want you to read “Project Hail Mary” before the movie comes out…heh!

  5. Riõ - The Evil Pugr
    10:16 pm on September 19th, 2021

    Baseball!…Oh My! My new team the Red Birds (Cardinals), the one with Nolan Arenado, have just swept the Padres and before that they swept the Mets! They have won 8 games in a ROW!…golly!….I am sniff…sniff…sniffing maybe a Wildcard Playoff spot….gurgle!gasp!..Its been so long since we here have had any hope of inching towards…No I dare not think it or write it…gulp!

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