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The #Friday56 & #Instagram56

Welcome to week 521!

Congrats to The Coffee Addicted Writer for winning the memeversary giveaway! ๐ŸŽ‰


*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. If you don't link up, we may not know to visit.

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

Happy weekend to you all!

Check out this read on Amazon.

Here is my 56...

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

Q:   What creative places do you keep books other than your bookshelves?
A: I cannot think of a single place other than a shelf. Sorry peoples. I'm just not that creative I guess. I'll be reading your posts for suggestions though.  ๐Ÿ˜‚

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


  1. I have books in boxes. I use books as decorations around the house---little piles of themed books or as an interest piece. Then of course there are the messy piles here and there.

  2. Congrats to The Coffee Addicted Writer!

    Great 56! Hope you have a great weekend!

  3. It looks interesting, and I like the extracts you've quoted.

  4. A bookshelf honestly is the best place for a book, I just can't seem to keep them there xD While I'm not the biggest auto-biography reader, this one does sound intriguing and very accessible. I like the confidential and easy tone of the excerpts! Thanks for hosting and I hope you have a lovely weekend! Juli @ A Universe in Words

  5. That opening is really gripping! Makes me immediately wonder what the bombshell is! Hope you enjoy your reading!

  6. I hadn't heard of Scar Tissue before but it sounds really interesting. Thanks for sharing!

  7. The excerpts pique my curiosity. Enjoy the read!

  8. Looks fascinating! Thanks for sharing.

  9. Oooh--I love a memoir. I wonder if he reads the audio?

    Congrats--The Coffee Addicted Writer!

  10. Running late to the party today, I'm afraid. I just saw Scar Tissue on a recommended list yesterday. It is easy to remember with that distinctive cover.

    I have to admit occasionally re-purposing books for decorative purposes (I have a holder that was meant to display plates that I use for books with attractive covers).

  11. Sounds like an intense memoir! Thanks for adding my link. Have a good weekend!

  12. I read Scar Tissue years ago, he’s lead quite the life!


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