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The Friday 56 (With Book Beginnings & Instagram 56)

Welcome to Week 268!

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

Remember when I decided not to wear a space suit? That decision almost killed me.


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 One

LOG ENTRY: SOL 6
I'm pretty much fucked.
That's my considered opinion.
Fucked.







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Comments

  1. I have The Martian and look forward to reading it. The movie was excellent and my husband loved the book. I am in book beginnings. http://terragarden.blogspot.com (you said to leave the URL)

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  2. I've been wanting to read The Martian after seeing the movie, it sounds like an entertaining read.

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  3. Here's a case where that picture of the movie is probably far more famous than the book. Sounds good though, hope you enjoy,

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  4. I haven't picked this one up, but all I hear is great things about it. I also haven't seen the movie, goodness, I'm behind on the times. Hope you enjoy and have a wonderful weekend!

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  5. I love this book. It is still a popular book in my library, too. My Friday Quotes

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  6. I so want to read the book and see the movie.
    sherry @ fundinmental Friday Memes

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  7. This was such a great book. I watched the movie again this week. Loved it too! Have a lovely weekend, Freda:)

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  8. I have been meaning to read The Martian since it was published. I haven't managed to find a time to do it yet, though. I hope you are enjoying it. Happy reading!

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  9. Oh, this looks like a great story, soon to be made for a movie. Sounds interesting, as well as the cover art image!

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  10. I loved the movie, but I haven't read the book. Friends have told me it's as good as the movie -- or better.
    Thank you for hosting The Friday 56.

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  11. I broke my own rule and saw the movie (I loved it) before reading the book. I have the book so I hope to get to it soon.

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  12. I like the dry sarcasm in the teaser! This is a book I've really been wanting to read.

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  13. I haven't read this yet, but keep meaning to pick it up!

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  14. Hahaha ... I guess you say it like it is when you've pretty much got no options! Have you watched the movie?

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    1. No. But I will be in the next couple of days. I have it on hand anyway.... just need time.

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