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The Friday 56 (With Book Beginnings & Instagram 56)

Welcome to Week 258!

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.
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Amelia groaned. "Why was I sucked in so easily? Why didn't I see this coming?"


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

Chapter 1

A young woman with carrot red hair stormed into Amelia's office. She had a smattering of freckles across her nose and her lips were pressed together in an angry line.






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

Comments

  1. This looks like a good one...gorgeous cover, too.

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  2. This looks like a great book. Have you read others in the series?

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  3. This quotes are good but the cover is a disaster. What made you pick it? I read The Brief Wondrous Life of Oscar Wao

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  4. Sounds good to me. Glad to hear the series is great.
    sherry @ fundinmental Friday Memes

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  5. Good opening and 56 teaser. This sounds like a book I'd enjoy.

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  6. Awesome! Great cover art. I like a good mystery!

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  7. The carrot top in the beginning sound like me when I'm storming into a room. http://tinyurl.com/LisaKsBookReviewsBTD

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  8. This sounds really interesting :) I like her exasperation and getting stuck in a strange situation, because who wouldn't be! Thanks for sharing and for hosting :) I hope you have a great weekend!
    Juli @ Universe in Words

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  9. Curious about the situation. I like that cover and always looking for a new series:)

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  10. I haven't heard of this author or series before. However my curiosity is peaked plus the cover is calling my name. Since it's a series I'm going to add the first one to my to read list. Thanks so much for sharing & hosting this weekly. Have a great week.

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  11. How are you enjoying that one! I just got the review audio for The Shamrock Case by this author and can't wait to get to it as I enjoyed the first one in this series. :)

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  12. Fun to see there are more of these stories! Thanks for sharing!

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  13. Both are great lines and since I haven't heard of the series before I'll need to check it out! Thanks for sharing :)
    Enchanted by YA

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  14. I like the beginning and can really identify with the 56!
    Thanks for visiting my stop:)

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  15. It looks like your keeping up with this series.

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