Friday, February 8, 2013

Book Beginnings and Friday 56



Book Beginnings is a weekly meme hosted by Rose City Reader where one shares the opening lines of the book one is currently reading.

Here's mine:

That sunny September day was full of surprises.




The Friday 56 is a weekly meme hosted by Freda's Voice in which one shares a couple of sentences from page 56 of any book.



Here's mine from a book, I have just finished:

What lust for life and happiness dogs our steps!
But if there were no death there would be no zest for living.




6 comments:

  1. There generally are a lot of surprises in a Nero Wolfe mystery! Here's my Friday Post.

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    1. It's only my second Wolfe and must say the beginning is quite unexpected.

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  2. Both of these books sound like they'd be enjoyable. Good post.
    My Book Beginnings/Friday 56 post features DAKOTA MOON.

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    1. The Musha'irah one was real good and am enjoying Rex Stout's.

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    1. Isn't it? It's a couplet by Mirza Ghalib, a legendary Urdu poet.

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