the friday 56

Rules: *Grab a book, any book. 
*Turn to page 56 or 56% in your eReader (If you have to improvise, that's ok.) 
*Find any sentence, (or few, just don't spoil it) 
*Post it. 

 I'm listening to Deacon King Kong.

Chapter 10: Soup

The morning after he visited Rufus, Sportcoat lay in bed trying to decide-with Hettie's help- whether to wear his plaid sportcoat or go with the straight yellow.  She was in a good mood and they were getting on quite well when the twang of an errant guitar interrupted them.  Hettie vanished as Sportcoat, irritated, lumbered over to the window, and looked down frowning as a crowd gathered in the plaza at the front steps of Building 17, which faced his Building 9.  On the front steps, four musicians: one guitarist, one accordion player, and two playing bongos and congas had already gathered.


Breana M. said...

I haven't heard of this one before. The quote is interesting. Enjoy your current read!

fredamans said...

I love the imagery with the musicians. :-) Happy weekend!

Lauren Stoolfire said...

This sounds pretty fantastic. Thanks for sharing!

Konna said...

I've never heard of this book before, but I loved the snippet! I will have to check it out :)

Becki said...

Hettie vanished? Hmmm.... a ghost story? Sounds interesting. Thanks for sharing!