Summer Reading: Destination D – Read or Listen to a Digital Book

Have you taken up this summer’s challenge of Reading Takes You Everywhere? If Destination D: Read or Listen to a Digital Book is a stop on your journey, perhaps one of these books will get you there! Check out the first lines of these five books to see if any pique your interest.  Each of these is available to you on Hoopla with your Mount Prospect library card — and with no waiting!

Dietland book cover

“It was late in the spring when I noticed that a girl was following me, nearly the end of May, a month that means perhaps or might be.”

by Sarai Walker

“It was summer when I went to talk with Cudjo so his door was standing wide open.”

Barracoon: The Story of the Last Black Cargo
by Zora Neale Hurston

Then She Was Gone book ocver

“Laurel let herself into her daughter’s flat.”

Then She Was Gone
by Lisa Jewell

The Book of M book cover

“The end of Ory’s world began with a deer.”

The Book of M
by Peng Shepherd

“You aren’t going to like me very much.”

Lie to Me
by J.T. Ellison