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Welcome to week 492!


*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. Sorry, I'm not adding them anymore. It takes no time at all for you to add your links if you want the visits.

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

Happy weekend to you all!

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Here is my 56...

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Q:   What book or books are you going to read on Labor Day weekend?  
A: I am reading a book online called, Tweak. It's a memoir that's got a movie based on it, Beautiful Boy. Also starting, Apprentice In Death. It's time I read a J.D. Robb book and see what the hoopla is about.

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


  1. I timely book to read! I've seen it a lot on social media. It sounds interesting, but I'm trying to ignore all things that remind me of the election and current events. :)

  2. I want to read this Trump book. But not sure if I could handle it. I hate the guy. Tweak is well-written. Disturbing, tough.

  3. This book is definitely making the rounds since it's release. How are you finding it? I like the narrative voice of the author in the prologue. I imagine it is an interesting and insightful read.

    I hope you enjoy Apprentice in Death. The first time I read a J.D. Robb book (Naked in Death), I didn't like it much. But then I tried it in audio several years later and liked it much better. I've only listened to the first couple of books, but eventually I hope to get to the others. Maybe. There's a lot of them. LOL

    I hope you have a great weekend, Freda. Take care.

    1. I definitely have a better understanding of Trump now...

  4. This is definitely a book I wanted to read. I have it on hold at my library. There are a lot of people who wanted to read this.

  5. I just finished that one yesterday. What an experience!

  6. I have this one on audio. I'm looking forward to listening to it. I hope you have a great weekend!

  7. I downloaded a sample - a fascinating book!

    Margaret @


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