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The Friday 56 (With Book Beginnings & Instagram 56)

Welcome to Week 271!

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

The calm had been disturbed. She was trapped in turbulent waters. Swimming against grief. Drowning in sympathy.



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

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When you first disappeared, your mother warned me that finding out exactly what had happened to you could be worse than never knowing. We argued about this constantly because arguing was the only thing that held us together at the time.







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Comments

  1. I loved this book! Hope you enjoy it, too.

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  2. I really like the beginning and the 56 both - I've heard good things about this book - have never read anything by this author though...I need to add this to my list!

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  3. I'd like to know more about this book. The 56 excerpt and the opening both intrigue me. I especially like the description in the 56.
    Thank you for hosting The Friday 56.

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  4. I believe I saw this book on another blog pretty recently. I love the cover art. Hope you enjoy and have a great weekend!

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  5. Very accurate quote: "Swimming against grief. Drowning in sympathy."
    My Friday Quotes: Anna and the Swallow Man

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  6. Wonderful emotionally charged snippets. This sounds like a good one. Great post!

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  7. I love to read Slaughter, but haven't read this one yet. Enjoy, Freda. :-)
    sherry @ fundinmental Friday Memes

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  8. Thrilling teaser. This should be a good one. I've been reading her books for a lot of years.
    Have a lovely weekend, Freda:)

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  9. This was a favorite of mine. Hope you enjoy it too!

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  10. This one looks like a good one. :)

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  11. I've heard great things about Slaughter even have a few of her book son my bookshelf. I hope you enjoy it. Have a great weekend and happy reading!!!!

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  12. I really like the 56! I've been wanting to read this author but I don't think this book is for me. I've heard it's a great read though. Hope you enjoy it!

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  13. Wow. The 56 really does draw a picture. I hope you're enjoying it!

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  14. Having arguing the only thing that is holding you together doesn't sound like fun, but I have heard good things about this book.

    ENJOY your weekend.

    Elizabeth
    Silver's Reviews
    My Book Beginnings

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