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The Friday 56 (With #Instagram56)

Welcome to week 418!

Three weeks ago, it was our 8 year memeversary!
I am hosting a giveaway for an ebook of your choice, valued at $10 or less from Amazon. US and Canada participants only. Sorry to my international participants.
Good luck!

PS you MUST be a participant of the meme to enter the giveaway. This is for you guys only! Plus it will run till then end of March, in case some miss it.

a Rafflecopter giveaway


*Grab a book, any book.

*Turn to Page 56 or 56% on your ereader.
If you have to improvise, that is okay.

*Find a snippet, short and sweet.

*Post it, and add the url to your post in the Linky below.

Also join in the fun on Instagram using the hashtags #Instagram56 #Friday56

Happy weekend to you all!
Please excuse the stupid links that Linky adds to my link up. I am frustrated but there is nothing I can do about it. I am not even able to delete them. Please do not click on them. You will know which ones they are.

Check out this read on Amazon.

Also check out my review!

Here is my snippet from page 56 on my Kindle...

Book Beginnings leave your links in the comments if you didn't join in the Friday 56.

Do you use NetGalley, Edelweiss, both, or neither?
A: I use both, but use NetGalley more. I've actually only used Edelweiss once.

You are invited to the Inlinkz link party!
Click here to enter

**This is a meme post. Freda's Voice is responsible for the prize shipment. The giveaway is only open to participants of the meme.


  1. I love this series! I want to start from the beginning and read them all again.

  2. This is one of my all-time favorite mystery series.

    Here's my Friday 56 post:

  3. The last Linky I posted did the same. I think they need some kind of spam filter or moderation option....
    Congrats on figuring out Edelweiss! I can't seem to get a handle on it and I never get approved there. Which is weird since I've never had a problem on NG.

  4. I've read some of Sue Grafton's books - but not this one. I'd like to.

  5. An ad for chainsaws. That cracked me up! Great dialogue.

  6. Oh great choice! I've actually featured her books on my blog at one point! I had the idea to read them all A- Z lol Are you doing that? :)

    1. I will definitely be reading them in order but not right away. I bought this one the day media learned of her passing. I felt it a great tribute to start the series.

  7. I love Sue Grafton's series. I need to finish off the series still (next is U). It's one of my favorite mystery series. Thank you for hosting!

  8. I read A Is For Alibi many years ago. Sue Grafton was a great writer. It's too bad she didn't finish the series before her death.

    I prefer to use Netgalley.

  9. I need to finish the series--I should probably re-start it, it's been so long.

  10. Replies
    1. Welcome to the 56! I hope to see you regularly!

  11. I got an account at Edelweiss but don't recall requesting anything. I didn't get on with the interface. I much prefer NetGalley's simpler approach.

  12. I've never read this series and it's so famous! Thanks for playing along on Book Beginnings!

    Have a Happy St. Patrick's Day!

  13. Happy anniversary! Sorry the international guys out of a giveaway)))

  14. Love Sue Grafton's series. Good intros.


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