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The Friday 56 (With Book Beginnings & Instagram 56)

Welcome to Week 266!

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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Page 56

Lex won't have anything to do with pharmaceuticals now. In studying medicine, he used to help manufacture the elixirs that precede the termination procedures, among other things.


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                                  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

We live encapsulated by the trains. They go around in a perfect oval at all hours, stopping for thirty-five seconds in each section So the commuters are able to board and depart. Beyond the tracks, after the fence, there's sky. Engineers crafted a scope so they can see the ground below us. We can see tall buildings and other sorts of trains--some of which disappear underground or rise onto bridges. We can see patches of cities and towns that appear like one of Lex's blankets.







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Comments

  1. Great excerpt...love the cover, too!

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  2. I wasn't a big fan of this Lauren DeStefano book, but I hope you enjoy. Happy weekend!

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  3. I am very attracted to this book cover. I think I recognize the author but not sure if she writes YA or adult.

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  4. Not the sort of book I usually read, but interesting - the future sounds disturbing.

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  5. That's some cover art.I'm curious if this is a dystopian.

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  6. Sounds to me like something wicked is going on.
    sherry @ fundinmental Friday Memes

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  7. Very descriptive beginning. I can picture the myriad of train tracks!

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  8. sounds interesting, and cool cover too!

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  9. This sounds good. I read the first one in her Chemical Gardens series but haven't had the chance to read the rest. Happy reading!

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  10. I love the cover! The teasers are really intriguing. It makes me wonder just what the world the characters are inhabiting is like. Hope you enjoy the read!

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  11. Hi Freda,
    Sounds very intriguing. I'll have to check this one out. Have a great day!

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  12. I like the sound of this one. And I like the cover even more. Thanks for sharing, and happy reading this week!

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  13. I like the description...only thirty-five seconds to board and depart sounds pretty fast. :)

    ENJOY your weekend.

    Elizabeth
    Silver's Reviews
    My Book Beginnings

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  14. Interesting cover .... never would think it's dystopian...

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  15. I find the opening paragraph and teaser intriguing.

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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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