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The Friday 56

Welcome to Week 182!

*Grab a book, any book.
*Turn to page 56 or 56% in your eReader
(If you have to improvise, that's ok.)
 *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.


 He said, "Does he have an appointment? Is he on the calendar?"
 "I don't believe so, sir."
 "No, no, no. I'm working. I cannot be disturbed when I'm being creative. Tell him he has to come back and make an appointment."


  1. Michael Jackson was such a genius but so messed up, too. Does this book answer some questions?

    1. This book definitely helps you understand him and his situation better.

  2. This isn't a book I'm likely to buy, but I'll admit I'm curious!

  3. Michael Jackson was never really a part of my childhood so I never understood the fascination with him, but I've always felt sorry for so much of stuff that was written about him in the media! Thanks for hosting:) Enjoy your weekend!
    Juli @ Universe in Words

  4. It's too bad we lost Michael so young. He was a very talented artist.

  5. Michael Jackson always makes for an interesting book subject.

  6. I hope you are enjoying this book. MJ's life was so sad there at the end.

  7. There's so much that was written and speculated about MJ that it's often hard to know what was true. Hopefully this book helps to clarify some of that. There was a lot of sadness to his life, which really is too bad.

  8. I feel bad for his kids, too.

  9. So very sad... Thanks for hosting, Freda!

  10. Interesting 56! I think I'd like this book.

    I haven't been doing many memes lately, I miss them though so I need to start again.

  11. I've always been a fan of Michael Jackson and always look pass his personal life but this book is definitely intriguing.

  12. I am a huge MJ fan but I often wondered about what type of person he way behind the superstar we know. I look forward to hearing your thoughts on this book! Happy reading!

  13. That sounds interesting

  14. Interesting pick. I'm not one for nonfiction, but I totally get how you absolutely cannot be disturbed when the creative bug has bitten.

  15. I just saw this book for the first time the other day. Seems like a really interesting read!


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