Friday, May 23, 2014

The Friday 56

This is a fun meme to do hosted by Freda's Voice. If you'd like to join on the fun go to The Friday 56.

*Grab a book, any book.
*Turn to page 56 or 56% in your eReader.
*Find any sentence that grabs you.
*Post it.
*Link it here.

It's that simple.

I am about to start reading...

 From page 56...

But authority is a funny thing.  Even though Jason was young enough to be my son, he was the one with the clout.  A whisper to the cops from him would more quickly cast suspicion on me than vice versa, I knew. 


  1. High tea brought the smell of kippers or sliced ham along with the sugary smell of cakes, because no high tea was properly served unless there were plain cakes and iced cakes. Death of a Gentle Lady by M.C. Beaton

  2. Ooh, I wonder why he would "whisper" to the cops...this one looks good!

    Thanks for sharing...and for visiting my blog.

  3. It must be difficult to be under the power of someone who is young enough to be your son! This sounds like a delightful mystery.
    Here's the link to my Friday post: THE DOCTOR'S INDISCRETION.

  4. Ugh, it's awful when people 'throw their weight around' for a *ahem* less-than-ethical reason.

    At my last out-of-the-home job, one of my co-workers was promoted to "senior assistant". She was young enough to be my daughter. I was a little put out that I had been 'passed over' but she was pretty cool. Some of our co-workers gave her a horrible time, though.

  5. It's hard when a young person has the upper-hand on you in the employment world.

  6. Great 56!! Love that cover!!

    Here is my Friday 56 post!!


    Here is my Book Beginning post!!

  7. I haven't come across this series yet but am intrigued! I like the writing style - sounds almost conversational. Thanks for sharing!


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