The Friday 56: The Magicians

Title: The Magicians
Author: Lev Grossman
Series: Stand Alone
Genre: Fantasy, Magical Fiction
Details: Paperback, 516 pages

"The reasons why most people can't do magic? Well" Elliot held up a long thin finger. "One, it's very hard, and they are not smart enough, Two, it's very hard and they're not obsessive and miserable enough to do all the work you have to do to do it right...


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  • Grab the book nearest to you. Right now.
  • Turn to page 56 and find the 5th sentence.
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  • Don't dig for your favorite book, the coolest, the most intellectual. Use the closest.


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jackie b central texas said...

Interesting 56!

My 56 today

jackie ^_^

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