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The Friday 56


Welcome to Week 185!

Rules:
*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.







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Adults follow paths. Children explore.












Comments

  1. Aaah, I love this F56! It's so simple but it's so true as well! As a child you're much more open to veering off the path, but as an adult you prefer sticking to the known. Man, I wish I was still a child sometimes! Thanks for hosting :) Hope you have a great weekend!
    Juli @ Universe in Words

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  2. I love the cover. Your tease is fantastic and so true. We forget that sometimes.
    sherry @ My Friday 56

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  3. That on is on our SCIFI Book Club reading list. I have kept it on my TBR pile until just before our meeting.

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  4. So true Freda! Time seems to jade us. We stop seeing the wonders and get caught up on getting by.

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  5. I love Neil Gaiman! Awesome Friday 56. Happy weekend.

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  6. I've been wanting to read this book for ages. I love the excerpt. What a powerful sentence.

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  7. Concise and to the point. I've heard good things about Neil Gaiman's writing, and I'm looking forward to reading this book.

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  8. Excellent 56 and so true! I wish I wasn't so skeptical and afraid of exploring :/ beings mom though, you can't help but to always be watchful

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  9. Love that line! Such depth and truth in it!

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  10. Those are really powerful words. I really want to read this one.

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  11. So simple and yet so powerful. Love it!

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  12. I'm currently reading Coraline by Neil and I also really want to get to The Graveyard Book and now THIS! That was a great tease. Very insightful. Thank you! :)

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  13. I have yet to read one of Gaiman's books, but they are on my wish list.

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  14. Great excerpt. This book was one of my favourite reads so far this year.

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