Tuesday, July 28, 2020

First Chapter First Paragraph Tuesday Intros - In Case of Emergency; E.G. Scott

Welcome to First Chapter/Intros, now hosted by Yvonne @ Socrates Book Reviews. Each week readers post the first paragraph (or 2) of a book they are reading or that they plan to read soon.

In Case of Emergency, E. G. Scott
Dutton - August / 2020


"This is going to end badly.

It's chaos here. They're not listening to me. I've told them that we need to stop operating, but their talking over me, drowning me out.  I know what I'm doing. I'm an integral part of this team.  Hell, I'm the smartest person in the room.

Her vitals are a mess. Her breathing is shallow and labored. Her color is all off."

I started this one and it has really drawn me in. What do you think?


  1. I am definitely in on this one. Thanks for the excerpt.

  2. Now I'm curious about the character who states that he (or she?) is the "smartest person in the room."

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  3. Sounds brilliant! It sounds such a mess, but why???

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  4. I think it sounds good and I'd keep reading. Off to see what the synopsis says...

  5. Sounds intense, I'd keep reading!

  6. This passage makes me feel anxious!

  7. I'm not sure I would have gone on with this one, so I'm happy for you that it turned out to be a good one.

  8. Wow! The prologue's intense!

  9. Sounds totally intense and yes, I would keep reading just to find out what's going on!

  10. This sounds wonderful! I'm going to add it to my list.


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