First Line Friday #1

First Lines Fridays is a weekly feature hosted by Wandering Words. The meme is based on the idea that instead of judging a book by its cover, author, prestige, we judge it instead by its opening line(s). I’ve seen quite a few bloggers participating lately and I love the meme’s uniqueness and creativity! 

FLF

 


ABOUT THE BOOK

24921954Title: The Thousandth Floor (The Thousandth Floor #1)
Author: Katharine McGee
Genre: Suspense, Futuristic, Dystopia, Sci-Fi
Rating: ★★★★

Welcome to Manhattan, 2118. A hundred years in the future, New York is a city of innovation and dreams. Everyone there wants something…and everyone has something to lose.

Leda Cole’s flawless exterior belies a secret addiction—to a drug she never should have tried and a boy she never should have touched.

Eris Dodd-Radson’s beautiful, carefree life falls to pieces when a heartbreaking betrayal tears her family apart.

Ryling Myer’s job on one of the highest floors sweeps her into a world—and a romance—she never imagined…but will this new life cost Rylin her old one?

Watt Bakradi is a tech genius with a secret: he knows everything about everyone. But when he’s hired to spy for an upper-floor girl, he finds himself caught up in a complicated web of lies.

And living above everyone else on the thousandth floor is Avery Fuller, the girl genetically designed to be perfect. The girl who seems to have it all—yet is tormented by the one thing she can never have. Amid breathtaking advancement and high-tech luxury, five teenagers struggle to find their place at the top of the world. But when you’re this high up, there’s nowhere to go but down…

7 thoughts on “First Line Friday #1

  1. thebibliophilegirluk says:

    Yaaaayyy!! I love seeing other people’s FLF posts! I did one as well, if you want to check it out: https://www.thebibliophilegirluk.com/2018/09/first-line-friday-14-09-18

    I keep meaning to read The Thousandth Floor. I have all three books, but I just had the time to get around to them. I think it’s gotten to that point now where it’s actually daunting to read them because they’re just sat on my bookshelf staring at me!

    xx

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  2. Kat @ Novels & Waffles says:

    I haven’t heard of this book before, but now I am super interested! I feel like I don’t read very many futuristic, Sci-Fi novels. Everything is just fantasy, fantasy, fantasy….I need to work on changing things up a bit. Thanks for a lovely post and for making my TBR list longer 🙂

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