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The #Friday56 & #Instagram56

Welcome to week 596!


*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.

My review is coming soon.


Read my 56:

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

Q: Is it difficult to find new books in local bookstores? 
A: Honestly, I don't know. It's been longer than I care to admit since I have been in a local bookstore, so I really couldn't possible answer the question. 

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


  1. I bet that's an interesting book. I haven't seen the movie, but I'd like to.

  2. Interesting quotes. I've seen this book around but haven't read it. Have a great weekend!

  3. Sounds good. I liked the movie. Have a great weekend!

  4. Once Upon a Time in Hollywood is one of my favorite movies. I've seen the film several times. I read the novelization last year and enjoyed it as well.

  5. The 56 is so sad, considering what Roman wound up doing. (And how people still praise him despite it.)

  6. That sounds like an interesting book. It wouldn't be one I would automatically pick up, but I like the quotes.

    Have a great weekend!

    Emily @ Budget Tales Book Blog
    My post:

  7. I was quite taken by this movie but didn't know it came from a book.

    This week I conquered the Grapes of Wrath. My review and quotes

    1. I was the opposite. I knew it was a movie but had no idea it was a book also. When I saw it cheap on Amazon, I grabbed it.

  8. We don't get to an actual bookstore often When we do, it's usually the Books-A-Million about an hour away. They make new releases pretty easy to find, and they do a decent job of having a variety of new releases, not just the "big names." They don't always have everything I'm looking for, though, so I still order online a good bit.

    We do have an independent bookstore about 30 minutes the other side of town. We need to go there more often!

    My book beginning/book blogger hop:


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