Friday, 21 July 2017

Friday Reads 21st July 2017

Friday 56 is hosted at Freda's Voice and Book Beginnings is hosted by Rose City Reader. The idea is to share a sentence or so from the first page and the 56th page of the book you are currently reading!

Final Girls
Book Beginning:
"The forest had claws and teeth."

Friday 56:
"I sound more panicked than I intend to, my voice lightly dusted with anger."
I'm actually only about 30 pages in to Final Girls so far but I'm really enjoying it! I love horror movies so the final girl trope is really familiar and appealing to me and I'm excited to see where the story is going to go! I already have some theories (mostly based on a policy of trust nobody) but I'm generally rubbish at figuring out thrillers so I'm probably not going to guess until the reveal anyway!!

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  1. Ooh this one sounds really good! I've been devouring mysteries/thrillers lately so I feel like I would enjoy this. Thanks for sharing! :)

  2. Those are compelling quotes. I'll have to keep an eye out for this one.

  3. I love the cover and the way the words call me to read it - thanks for sharing. The Stars are Fire by Anita Shreve is my Friday share.

  4. I haven't heard much about this one, but it looks pretty interesting.

  5. OK so I've seen the movie and up until know I realized there was a book oops... Now I need to read this and rate movie to book or book to movie haha.
    Happy Reading!

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  6. Sounds good! I like the voice "lightly dusted with anger." Here's mine: “MRS. SAINT & THE DEFECTIVES”

  7. I love a good thriller and dark forests. Hope you enjoy it.
    sherry @ fundinmental Friday Memes

  8. Ooooh love this book beginning! My kinda read!

    Here's mine ;

    Happy weekend!



  9. Gripping beginning!!! Happy weekend!

  10. I just saw something about this book the other day and it intrigued me. I hope you enjoy the story. I'm reading The Danger Gang and the Pirates of Borneo! by Stephen Bramucci - a fun middle grade adventure. Happy reading!

  11. That cover is pretty and creepy at the same time. Preepy! LOL I love horror movies too. This sounds good.

    My Friday 56 from Exile For Dreamers

  12. I keep hearing a lot of great things about this! I'll have to read this one for sure. :)