First Paragraph: Room With a View

Room With A ViewIt’s the perfect time of the year to read a beloved classic, Room With a View by E.M. Forster. I can snuggle in and let my mind take me to the beautiful countryside of Italy. Here’s how the story begins. When you read Miss Bartlett think Magge Smth who plays her in the movie version.

“The Signora had no business to do it,” said Miss Bartlett, “no business at all. She promised us south rooms with a view close together, instead of which here are north rooms, looking into a courtyard, and a long way apart. Oh, Lucy!”

 What do you think? Did it make you want to keep reading?

Diane at Bibliophile By the Sea asks us to share the first paragraph of a book we are reading. As you can see it’s called First Chapter, First Paragraph Tuesday Intros. Visit Diane to read more First Paragraphs.

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8 Responses to First Paragraph: Room With a View

  1. Harvee says:

    I would definitely read on and hope to revisit this book. Thanks for the mental kick and reminder :)

  2. I always wanted to read this one and I do like the intro. Thanks for joining in and have a nice Thanksgiving as well.

  3. I loved this book – enjoy!!

  4. This sounds lovely. I would keep reading!

  5. Amy says:

    This is a wonderful book! I loved it and I hope you enjoy it, Margot!

    Happy Reading!

  6. kelley says:

    Sounds wonderful! Have a happy Thanksgiving. kelley—the road goes ever ever on

  7. candice says:

    yes, i would (and did). excited to revisit this favorite novel of mine! can’t wait to talk to you about it!

  8. Nise' says:

    It is a great time to re-read this book! One of my favorites. Happy Thanksgiving.

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