The Friday 56 is a weekly blog meme hosted by Freda’s Voice. Join in every Friday, the rules are simple.
*Grab a book, any book.
*Turn to page 56 or 56% in your eReader.
*Find any sentence (or a few, just don’t spoil it) that grab you.
*Add your (url) post here in Linky. Add the post url, not your blog url. It’s that simple.
“The wrong person had been summoned. Raif had scoffed at Harker’s display, Quin had made us laugh; neither would need to grovel at the foot of this stone for support.”
I just love a good fantasy book and I found Sandra Waugh’s Lark Rising very enjoyable.
From my review:
“Lark Carew has a rare gift known as the Sight. Plagued by dark dreams and weighed down by the emotional turmoil she can sense in others, Lark finds it easier to keep to herself. But her dreams are becoming violent, in one she sees herself being cut down by a man wielding a sword and in another she is warned of the imminent invasion of her village by the terrible Troth creatures. The people of Merith are not warriors and thus must seek out the Riders to protect them. When a mysterious sign arrives calling Lark to take on this dangerous task, she has no choice but to obey. Unbeknownst to her, this journey will lead her on a quest to save her world and to the man destined to kill her….” Read my full review here.