First Line-Last Line Book Preview #5


This is my recurring book preview, “First Line-Last Line” for Monday, April 22, 2013.

The high-impact preview for low-impact people.


Today’s book:

Ghomeshi 1982

1982 by Jian Ghomeshi


In this memoir, broadcaster and music impressario, Jian Ghomeshi, reflects on his youth from some 30 years previous.  Utilizing first hand accounts and lists, he brings the reader back to his home life while also evoking memories for anyone who happened to also live their youth during this era.


Published by Viking/Penguin.


First Line:  ”Nineteen eighty-two was a really big year.”


Last Line:  “I waited.”