Book Beginnings at Rose City Reader

Please join me every Friday to share the first sentence (or so) of the book you are reading, along with your initial thoughts about the sentence, impressions of the book, or anything else the opener inspires. Please remember to include the title of the book and the author’s name.

Aldur Eskind and I came in at Iznar spaceport, the only one in operation on this part of Nhem since the others had been so badly bombed in the war.

Liz Williams: Darkland

Yup, it’s science fiction alright :). However, a first person narrator isn’t a usual choice for SF and all other books I’ve read from Williams so far have had multiple point-of-view characters. So, this seems pretty different.