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Welcome to week 465!

Next week is our memeversary!!!


*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!

Mom is doing great! They got the whole tumor from her lung and she is expected to be back to fit shape in no time. She went home after only 3 days!! Thank you everyone for your prayers, love and support!

Check out this read on Amazon.
Read my review.

Here is my snippet from page 56...

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

Q: Which genre do you like the most?
A: Horror, for sure!! The scarier, the better!

**This is a weekly book meme. Compensation may be earned from the link within.


  1. I loved Tom Sawyer! It was actually the first book I checked out of the library when I was eight years old.

  2. That's excellent news about your mother! I'm glad.

    I can't remember if I've ever read Tom Sawyer. Hmmm....

  3. This is one of those classics that you feel like you know even though you've never read it. I hope you enjoy your weekend!

  4. I haven't read this book. I like the quotes.

  5. Such wonderful news about your mother! And I love your choice for this week's book. I adored that book!

  6. Great news about your mom! I enjoyed Tom Sawyer and Huckleberry Finn too!

  7. Glad to hear your mother is doing better! I hope she has a fairly quick recovery.

    I've read this one! I didn't love it as much as I think some people do, but I definitely thought it was a fun read. :) These snippets just bring back so many memories. Thanks for sharing!

    1. Thank you!
      I didn't love this one either, but I do love Huck Finn!

  8. Wonderful news about your mother! God bless.
    Tom Sawyer. What a classic! I'd love for everyone to check out mine at

  9. I'm so happy to hear that your mother is doing well! Have a great weekend!

  10. It's been ages since I read this book. I hope you're enjoying it.

  11. I'm actually planning to read it this year or next year as I have finally started reading classics.

  12. I am so glad your mother is doing great, Freda. I hope she has a smooth recovery! It's been so long since I read The Adventures of Tom Sawyer. I actually preferred Huckleberry Finn of the two. :-)

    I don't read a lot of horror, but I certainly enjoy books with horror elements in them now and then--from thrillers to urban or dark fantasy.

    Have a great weekend!

  13. Same here!! <3 <3 Gotta love horror!

  14. Wow! There's a lot going on here. I just joined Instagram and haven't a clue how it works. Guess I'll learn what it's all about. So glad for the good news about your mother.

  15. So glad your mom is doing well! I haven't read Tom Sawyer in so long!

  16. Glad your mother is doing well. Enjoy your classic read!

  17. Oooh, I'm definitely not a horror fan! I get too twitchy and anxious while reading, lol.

    I'm glad that your mum is doing well! I hope the rest of her recovery is as smooth.

  18. I read fantasies and mysteries/thrillers. I don't like horror :( but I did have my horror phase when I was a teenager... I'm quite picky about what I read.

    Have a nice weekend!

  19. glad to hear your mother is on the mend. i read tom sawyer waaaaay back. glad you are enjoying it
    sherry @ fundinmental

  20. Good news about your Mum, Freda. x
    This week's BBH question was an easy one for me to answer. Considering my blog is packed with reviews for paranormal romance and urban fantasy books, I don’t think it’ll come as a surprise that my 💜 favourite 💜 reading genre is adult PARANORMAL ROMANCE! 😘 I did, however, read lots of horror in my teens and adolescent years.
    I hope you enjoy the rest of your weekend, Freda.
    Here's my BBH Post
    Flora x


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