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The Friday 56

Welcome to Week 158!
*Grab a book, any book.
*Turn to page 56 or 56% in your eReader
 *Find any sentence, (or few, just don't spoil it) that grab you.
*Post it.
*Add your (url) post below in Linky. Add the post url, not your blog url. It's that simple.


Still reading the same book due to the holidays!


Page 156:
The school bell clangs and guppies start swarming out the door like a virus. Faces. Eyes. Elbows. I put on my star-shaped sunglasses and stand up.


  1. I have no idea what a "panopticon" is! Guess I'll have to look it up. I'm definitely curious about those guppies and the star-shaped sunglasses too. Sounds like a quirky book.

  2. Oh my gosh, the glasses reminded me of my little sister.

  3. What an exciting, action-packed snippet!!

  4. Sounds like someone a little out of step with her contemporaries. I hope you enjoy it. Happy reading!

  5. I had this in my hand at the bookstore and then decided to put it back down. So I look forward to hearing what you think!
    Jen @ YA Romantics

  6. Guppies? I wonder if that's a metaphor or real fish? Have to check this out:)
    Hope you had a wonderful Christmas Freda!

  7. Freda, Are you going to continue this in 2014? If so, I would like to join you. Thanks.


    1. Hi Cheryl,

      The Friday 56 will definitely be back in 2014! Hope to see you there!

      Happy holidays!


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