The Fireman by Joe Hill. "The fire whistled and seethed."
Don't You Cry by Mary Kubica. "I say that I like it."
A Hero of France by Alan Furst. "It was the jolly tune that did it."
I Almost Forgot About You by Terry McMillan. "I let out a sigh of relief."
Before the Fall by Noah Hawley. "The farmers market was busy already."
Winterings by Peter Geye. "Harry's my friend, and if he's divorcing you, it's because you've failed him and made him miserable."
Lily and the Octopus by Steven Rowley. "Lily shakes her head and her ears flap and she licks her chops."