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The Friday 56 (With Book Beginnings)


Welcome to Week 205!

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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My journey of being a work-at-home mom started when I was twenty-two years old and pregnant with my third baby. A former teen mom, I'd never considered being an author until a friend from church told me she was working on a novel. I loved reading and writing. Was this something I could do professionally while also staying at home and taking care of my kids? I hoped it was.

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Comments

  1. All I could think from the quote you provided was THREE children by age 22!? Egads. Anne @ My Head is Full of Books

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  2. I have always been curious about work-at-home employment, but it has never seemed to play out so well, I'm curious as to what this book has to offer though! Great post! :)

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  3. This sounds like a book that would help many women.

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  4. Great cover art and I like the heart message of the story. This sounds good with personal application. Thanks for sharing, Freda! Love Tricia Goyer!

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  5. This sounds like it could be interesting and useful. Hope you're enjoying it!

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  6. 3 kids by 22? I can't imagine it.
    sherry @ fundinmental My TT

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  7. Sounds interesting...thanks for sharing!

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  8. I'd enjoy reading this story just to see how becoming an author worked out for her. Sounds like she provides encouragement to other women through her story, and I'm all for that.
    My Friday post features HIDE IN PLAIN SIGHT.

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  9. I feel like this is a personal journey story that I would enjoy.

    I'm a bit late this Friday! but happy Friday, Freda!

    xx
    http://lennajennie.wordpress.com/2014/12/05/day-before-saturday-3/

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  10. Not really my thing, but I hope you enjoy it. Girl Who Reads

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  11. The opening really got my attention--I'd be interested in reading more about the author's writing experience.

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  12. Interesting way to start a book. I think that's doable :)

    BookBeginning@EverythingNyze

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