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Thursday, September 15, 2016

Friday Quotes: The Reader

Book Beginnings on Friday is hosted by Rose City ReaderShare the opening quote from the book.
The Friday 56 is hosted at Freda's VoiceFind a quote from page 56.

Check out the links for the rules and for the posts of the participants each week. Participants don't select their favorite, coolest, or most intellectual books, they just use the one they are currently reading. This is the book I'm reading right now---

Title: The Reader by Traci Chee

Book Beginnings:
Once there was, and one day there will be. this is the beginning of every story.
Friday 56:
She quickly grew irritated with his helplessness. He just stood there, waiting for her to do something.
Comments: I just received my copy of this book today. I'm pretty excited to get started. And, I see it is the first book in a series. I may be entertained by this author for the next few years. Who knows?


  1. That 56 makes me want to know more. Waiting on her to do what exactly? Thanks for sharing.

  2. I just put up my review for this one. I really loved The Reader and can't wait for Traci Chee's next book. I hope you enjoy this one! :-)

  3. I've been seeing this around and the cover alone made me want it. I too want to know more.
    sherry @ fundinmental Friday Memes

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  5. Trying again...I wrote something that, upon rereading it, didn't make sense. LOL.

    I am curious about the helplessness. Is he purposely being helpless, or is he truly helpless. If he is faking it, I would be impatient, too.

    Thanks for sharing, and here's mine: “UNTETHERED”

  6. I added this to my GR. Looks good! Happy weekend!

  7. I've been eyeing this one for months now! Happy reading!

  8. Not heard of this one before, do like that opening line.

  9. Makes me want to read more. Sounds like a good one. Enjoy have a great weekend.


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