Friday, 28 May 2010

The Friday 56




Rules:
* Grab the book nearest you. Right now.
* Turn to page 56.
* Find the fifth sentence.
* Post that sentence (plus one or two others if you like) along with these instructions on your blog or (if you do not have your own blog) in the comments section of this blog.
* Post a link along with your post back to this blog.
* Don't dig for your favorite book, the coolest, the most intellectual. Use the CLOSEST.


Book: Misfortune by Wesley Stace

"From the second, she took books, books upon books, which she placed gently on the desk: some were in sets of eight or nine quarto volumes, some were large folios more foreboding than those friendly families, and others had indistinguishable diagrams and incomprehensible typefaces, possibly foreign languages, on the spines and covers."