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The Friday 56 (With Book Beginnings & Instagram 56)

Welcome to Week 267!

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

Page 56

A small trickle of blood begins to leak from Lacey's nose, trailing red down over her lips before dripping onto her lap. I call her name and she reaches to touch the blood with her fingers. Her eyes begin to stream tears when she sees the crimson streaked across her hand. "Fuck," she says, blood sputtering from between her lips.



A photo posted by Freda Mans (@fredasphotos) on
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Book Beginnings

Chapter One

James stared straight ahead, with no immediate reaction to what I've just told him. I think he's in shock. I follow his gaze out of the windshield to the empty parking lot of the convenience store off the highway. The building is abandoned, plywood covering the windows, black graffiti tagged on the white siding. In a way, James and I have been abandoned too, our former selves boarded up and locked away while the world moves on around us. We were supposed to accept that change, follow the rules. Instead we broke all of them.







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Comments

  1. Great excerpts! I also love the cover...it's kind of creepy. Thanks for sharing.

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  2. Sounds exciting and depressing, at the same time! Very intriguing.

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  3. I think the beginning is beautiful. It has already drawn me in to their world. Enjoy.

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  4. Your 56 has me curious and the beginning is very descriptive -- I must know more!

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  5. I've only read the first book in this series, but I really enjoyed it. Hope you have a good weekend!

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  6. Whoa. That's an interesting share... 😯

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  7. Wow, what a scary, gruesome symptom. Does she have the killer disease?

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  8. Sounds like breaking all the rules might be a good thing.
    sherry @ fundinmental <a href="http://www.fundinmental.com/friday-56-78-bb-54-ten-big-ones-janetevanovich/”> Friday Memes</a>

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  9. I enjoyed The Program but somehow never got around to the second book. Enjoy!

    brenda

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  10. I haven't had a chance to read book one is this series yet. I'm interested in doing so partially because of the parts you feature. I WANT TO KNOW WHAT IS GOING ON! Happy reading!

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  11. I didn't really enjoy the Program but this excerpt sounds great!!
    Tori @In Tori Lex

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  12. Oh, this one sounds too sad for me. :-(

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  13. You make me curious, though seeing the cover, not sure it's the type of books I would enjoy

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  14. Love the cover...not sure the book is something I would read, though.

    ENJOY, and have a good weekend.

    Elizabeth
    Silver's Reviews
    My Book Beginnings

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  15. I've heard this is a good series.

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