I hear there's a pretty interesting first 25 words contest going on over at "Miss Snark's First Victim." I didn't know about it until today and I think it's too late to participate. But I thought I'd put up my first 25 anyway on my own blog.
Technically, the first 25 words of the book are in the Introduction.
Long ago, when the mountains were taller and the seas younger, there lived a race of people who were smaller than humans, less magical than...
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