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Anne of Avonlea by Lucy Maud Montgomery (7)

Kindle: 654 KBPrint: 501 pagesISBN: 1406831735Publisher: DB Publishing House (Sept. 6 2011)ASIN: B005LPW4U8
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There are lots of new characters to get to know as well as many much loved ones to meet again in Anne of Avonlea, Lucy Maud Montgomery’s sequel to Anne of Green Gables.

Anne Shirley is now sixteen and preparing to take up her new role as a teacher in the local school. She has her best friend Diana Barry by her side and Gilbert Blythe, her childhood enemy, who is now a trusted ally and a fellow teacher. As impulsive as ever, Anne launches into her new career with characteristic vigor.

Lucy Maud Montgomery (1874-1942), was a Canadian author best known for a series of novels beginning in 1908 with Anne of Green Gables. The book was an immediate success and the central character, Anne, an orphaned girl, made Montgomery famous in her lifetime and gave her an international following. The first novel was followed by a series of sequels with Anne as the central character.
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Welcome to week 465!

Next week is our memeversary!!!

RULES:

*Grab a book, any book.

*Turn to Page 56 or 56% on your ereader.
If you have to improvise, that is okay.

*Find a snippet, short and sweet.

*Post it, and add the url to your post in the Linky below.

Also join in the fun on Instagram using the hashtags #Instagram56 #Friday56

Happy weekend to you all!

Mom is doing great! They got the whole tumor from her lung and she is expected to be back to fit shape in no time. She went home after only 3 days!! Thank you everyone for your prayers, love and support!


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Read my review.



Here is my snippet from page 56...






The Thief by Jessica Brody & Joanne Rendell (6)

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Growing up as the daughter of con artists, Chatine has always known a life of hardship. But once upon a time, as a young and innocent girl new to the capital city of Vallonay, Chatine dreamed of a different life. She dreamed of an escape from the rough streets of the Frets. Honest work for an honest chance. That’s all she wanted. To do her duty as a loyal member of the Third Estate and one day win the Ascension that would take her far away from her parents and their crooked lifestyle.

But when her father coerces her into taking part in his latest con, Chatine finds herself embroiled in a plot that will send her on a one-way path toward a future she never wanted and a destiny she’s been running from her entire life.
Jessica works full time as a writer and producer. She currently splits her time between Los Angeles and Colorado.



Other Books of Jessica Brody's I've Read;
My review for 52 Reasons to Hate My Father
My review for My Life Undecided
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The Adventures of Tom Sawyer by Mark Twain (5)

Kindle: 398 KBPrint: 169 pagesPublication Date: March 30, 2011ASIN: B004UJTG6Q
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A pillar of American literature, Mark Twain's prototypical coming-of-age introduces the iconic Tom Sawyer and his best friend Huckleberry Finn. Tom's panache for mischief and unyielding desire for adventure commonly leads him into trouble, but quick wits and a smooth tongue always navigates him to safety. When Tom and Huck witness a murder and the culpable Injun Joe escapes justice, Tom, who testified against the bandit, is left to wonder how he will get out of yet another bind.

Mark Twain, born Samuel Langhorne Clemens, was an American humorist and writer, who is best known for his enduring novels The Adventures of Tom Sawyer and Adventures of Huckleberry Finn, which has been called the Great American Novel. Raised in Hannibal, Missouri, Twain held a variety of jobs including typesetter, riverboat pilot, and miner before achieving nationwide attention for his work as a journalist with The Cel…

The #Friday56 #Instagram56

Welcome to week 464!

RULES:

*Grab a book, any book.

*Turn to Page 56 or 56% on your ereader.
If you have to improvise, that is okay.

*Find a snippet, short and sweet.

*Post it, and add the url to your post in the Linky below.

Also join in the fun on Instagram using the hashtags #Instagram56 #Friday56

Happy weekend to you all!

Please say a prayer for my mom. She had lung cancer surgery today.

Check out this read on Amazon.
Read my review.



Here is my snippet from page 56...