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The #Friday56 & #Instagram56

Welcome to week 524!


*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:  How many different weekly memes do you participate in besides the Book Blogger Hop?
A: Firstly, I host my own meme.... as you already know. The Friday 56. I also added Book Beginnings, since the host added my meme to her meme. Seemed fair. Since so many of you join in BBH, I decided to incorporate that as well. I do not participate in any other memes, but join in a monthly book bingo each month.

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


  1. Sounds like a good one. Have a great weekend!

  2. LOVE The Slim in Little Egypt series.

  3. I participate in this meme (and Book Beginnings), Sunday Salon (which is sort of personal, not organized around a question) and Top Ten Tuesday (but I've done this one for so many years, I often go off-the-board and create my own lists.)

  4. I like the quotes for this one. It does sound like an interesting story, and I hope you enjoy it. Have a great weekend!

  5. Looks like a fun read. I'm curious about the missing landlord :) Have a lovely weekend x

  6. Thank you for sharing bit of The Hunger Angels with us! I love that opening--and that Sherlock show the narrator references. :-) From that the second Friday 56 excerpt you shared, the reader gets a real feel of the stormy weather. I will have to look for this story and give it a try.

    I hope you have a great weekend, Freda! Thank you for hosting!

  7. I wish I could participate in memes more often because I love the sense of community. In addition to yours and Book Beginnings, I also hang out with two for children's books on occasion, Nonfiction Monday and STEM Friday.

  8. Interesting quotes from this read--I'm going to check it out.

    I participate in daily memes, although some don't have hosts and are kind of diy.

  9. That's a good teaser! Thanks for adding my link!


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