"To start with, look at all the books."
Hmmmmm. I don't love it, to be honest. It's too flippant. Too brief. Too colloquial for my taste. MacEvoy may disagree . . .
(Side Note: I am considering discontinuing First Line Friday to pursue other opportunities, such as "Title Tuesdays" or "Metaphor Mondays." What say all of you? Are we tired of First Line Fridays?)