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The Friday 56 (With Instagram 56 & Book Beginnings)

Welcome to Week 317!

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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                                   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.

I have to beginning this week using the same book as last week.









**No compensation was received for posting. Compensation may be earned from the link within the post. This is a meme post.

Comments

  1. I am curious about this book. Thanks for sharing.

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  2. I LOVE your latest excerpt - the snow, the coldness, the numbness. I'm shivering. Thanks for sharing and hosting.

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  3. I haven't read man of Gaiman's books yet, but this one is definitely on my list.

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  4. I haven't read this one before and I think that it sounds like classic Gaiman! I sense the creepy vibes often found in his work from your quotes. I hope that you are enjoying this one. Thanks for sharing! :)

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  5. Wow. I actually feel the cold in your excerpt. Got this one on my wish list.

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  6. Like the retro look of the cover. Have a super weekend.
    sherry @ fundinmental Friday Memes

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  7. I am so looking forward to watching this series. I hope its as good as the book!

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  8. Glad to see it another week, I really like the cover too.

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  9. Great choice! I've heard so many good things about this book but haven't gotten to it yet. Thanks for hosting this weekly. I hope you enjoy your book. Have a great week.

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  10. I see you are still reading this book. Someone just returned my library copy all gunky and moldy. Ugh. Now I will need to order a new one. Happy weekend.
    My Friday Quotes

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  11. LOVE the description of his numbness. I've heard so many good things about this author. All of his books are on my TBR list.
    Thank you for hosting The Friday 56. I look forward to it every week.

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  12. I read my first Neil Gaiman last year and really enjoyed it. I'm looking forward to reading more soon and this is at the top of my list.

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  13. Ah, American Gods. I hope to get to see the new series of it eventually.

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  14. Well, not great to feel that numb. I'd love for you and your readers to check out mine . . . http://tinyurl.com/LisaKsBookReviewsSAIJK

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  15. It's coming, it's coooming ..... !!!!

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  16. I reread American Gods this year and enjoyed it very much. The midwestern cold is indeed quite numbing!

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  17. My son brought it home, so I will be able to physically add it to my tbr pile!

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