The Friday 56: Water for Elephants

Title: Water for Elephants
Author: Sara Gruen
Series: Stand alone
Genre: Historical fiction
Details: PDF, 191 pages

"August stares for a moment longer, his eyes shiny and hard. Then his face transforms again, becoming so sloppy that for a moment I think he's going to burst into tears. He pulls her to him by the chin and kisses her full on the lips. Then he steers himself into the bedroom and collapses face first onto the bed." 


The Friday 56 Rules
  • Grab the book nearest to you. Right now.
  • Turn to page 56 and find the 5th sentence.
  • Post that sentence (or plus one or two others you like) along with this instructions on your blog or (if you do not have your own blog) in the comments section of Story Time With Tonya and Friends.
  • Post a link along with your blog post back to Story Time with Tonya and Friends.
  • Don't dig for your favorite book, the coolest, the most intellectual. Use the closest.


Live Out Loud said...

I've heard really good things about this book but I haven't read it.

That's line is a juicy one! A lot going on there.

Mine is Agatha Christie

Darlyn said...

I cant wait to watch the movie!

Juju at Tales of said...

I started this book and it made me weep like a little baby. One day I will finish it. Great teaser.