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Can you name the books by their first sentence?

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First SentenceBook TitleAuthor
Many years later, as he faced the firing squad, Colonel Aureliano Buendía was to remember that distant afternoon when his father took him to discover ice.Gabriel García Márquez
It was 7 minutes after midnight.Mark Haddon
The air was moist, the coming rain telegraphed by plump, gray clouds, and the blue sky fast fading.David Baldacci
Blindness is often perceived by the sighted as an either/or condition: one sees or does not see.Stephen Kuusisto
Anyone who watches even the slightest amount of TV is familiar with the scene: An agent knocks on the door of some seemingly ordinary home or office.David Sedaris
They're out there.Ken Kesey
It happened that green and crazy summer when Frankie was twelve years old.Carson McCullers
When it came to concealing his troubles, Tommy Wilhelm was not less capable than the nexr fellow.Saul Bellow
Howard Roark laughed.Ayn Rand
Through the fence, between the curling flower spaces, I could see them hitting.William Faulkner
I write this sitting in the kitchen sink.Dodie Smith
It was a queer, sultry summer, the summer they electrocuted the Rosenbergs, and I didn't know what I was doing in New York.Sylvia Plath

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