Skip to main content

The Friday 56 (With Book Beginnings & Instagram 56)

Welcome to Week 245!


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)
*Post it.
*Add your (url) post below in Linky. Add the post url, not your blog url. 
*It's that simple.



Or join The Friday 56 on Instagram!

Rules:
* Grab a book and find a creative way to showcase your 56.
It can be a photo of the book and the 56 in comments, or whatever you come up with.
Make sure to use the hashtag #Friday56
*Add your Instagram url to the Linky.
AMAZON

A single tone drifted through the sky above us. A pure and gentle note, piercing the still air with perfect clarity.



A photo posted by Freda Mans (@fredasphotos) on
                                 ONLY FRIDAY 56 PARTICIPANTS MAY USE THE LINKY.

Book Beginnings leave your links in the comments if you didn't join in the Friday 56.
Book Beginnings

They stood deep in the bowels of the palace Madrid, the two most powerful warlords in all of Arabia, and if not, certainly most brutal.








**No compensation was received for posting. Compensation will be earned if purchases are made from the links within. This is a meme post. 

Comments

  1. I really enjoyed Ted Dekker's Circle series, it's been ages since I read it though. Hope you enjoy and have a great weekend!

    ReplyDelete
  2. My library clerk is crazy for Ted Dekker. I will have to tell her about this book.

    ReplyDelete
  3. I love the sound of the excerpts! Thanks for sharing.

    ReplyDelete
  4. This sounds like fascinating historical fiction. I think I'd enjoy it, and so would my husband (and that's rare!)
    Thank you for hosting The Friday 56.

    ReplyDelete
  5. Oooh this sounds like it might be really good!

    ReplyDelete
  6. The snippet goes perfectly with the cover art! Happy October!

    ReplyDelete
  7. I love his writing and you can bet I'll be grabbing this one!

    ReplyDelete
  8. Interesting 56 - I've never read anything by Ted Dekker so I'll have to check the first one out

    ReplyDelete
  9. Makes me wonder if they are there to start something or end something.
    sherry @ fundinmental Friday Memes

    ReplyDelete
  10. I love the cover and the setting. Must look this one up

    ReplyDelete
  11. Love that cover! Very cool. Thanks!

    ReplyDelete
  12. I like the idea of a single note, though not much of a one for historical fiction.

    ReplyDelete
  13. I love your quotes! :D It sounds like it'd be quite entertaining, but also that really nice level of description few books ever reach. I hope you enjoyed the read :)
    Have a great day,
    Amy x

    ReplyDelete

Post a Comment

Comments are for Google Users Only due to spam comments. Thank you for taking the time to leave your opinions and comments.

Popular posts from this blog

#Win The Secret Life Of Pets 2 (US/CDN)

AVAILABLE AUGUST 27!
Rated PG
173 minutes
AMAZON
The Secret Life of Pets 2 explores the emotional lives of our pets, the deep bond between them, the families that love them and answers the question: What are your pets really doing when you’re not at home? Terrier Max (Patton Oswalt) is coping with major life changes after Katie’s marriage and the arrival of a toddler. Meanwhile, Gidget (Jenny Slate) tries to rescue Max’s favourite toy from a cat-packed apartment with a little help from her feline friend, Chloe (Lake Bell), who has discovered the joys of catnip. And Snowball (Kevin Hart) gets delusions of grandeur that he’s a superhero after his owner starts dressing him in superhero pajamas. But when Daisy (Tiffany Haddish), a fearless Shih Tzu, shows up to ask for Snowball’s help on a dangerous mission, he’ll have to summon the courage to become the hero he’s been pretending to be.Can Max, Snowball, Gidget and the rest of the gang find the inner courage to face their biggest fears?


REVIEW…

#Win Game of Thrones Season 8 (US/CDN)

AVAILABLE NOW!
RATED PG
425 minutes
AMAZON
In the mythical continent of Westeros, several powerful families fight for control of the Seven Kingdoms. As conflict erupts in the kingdoms of men, an ancient enemy rises once again to threaten them all. Meanwhile, the last heirs of a recently usurped dynasty plot to take back their homeland from across the Narrow Sea.
This is the eighth and final season.



REVIEW: I loved the whole series, but especially loved this season as it wrapped it all up.  There were a couple of moments that were so incredibly tragic, but also a couple moments where the most tragic things couldn't have happened to better people. Take Sussy for example. God, how I hated that woman through the whole show and couldn't wait for her to get what was coming to her. Did she get it here? You have to watch and see! This is the season where you will sit on the edge of your seat, waiting to see who will win the kingdom. Does your favorite character prevail above the others? MIne d…

#Win A Spider-Man: Far From Home Prize Pack (US/CDN)

AVAILABLE NOW!
RATED PG
129 minutes
AMAZON
Our friendly neighborhood super hero decides to join his best friends Ned, MJ, and the rest of the gang on a European vacation. However, Peter's plan to leave super heroics behind for a few weeks are quickly scrapped when he begrudgingly agrees to help Nick Fury uncover the mystery of several elemental creature attacks, creating havoc across the continent.
Starring Tom Holland, Samuel L. Jackson, Jake Gyllenhaal and more!



REVIEW: Inside the prize pack my family received, was some super cool experiments to try. Here is a snap of our Levitation adventures;


It was so much fun to do! It was super cool to watch the tinsel levitate too! Then we sat to watch the movie.
What a good movie for the whole family! It was filled with action and adventure. Plus the story line was what I appreciated most.
The hubby had lots to say about this one. He was happiest that the film focused on one of the original Spider-man nemesis', Mysterio. He is one of the best Ma…