Friday, March 12, 2010

Friday 56: Week 36 - Al Capone Does My Shirts by Gennifer Choldenko

* Grab the book nearest you. Right now.
* Turn to page 56.
* Find the fifth sentence.
* Post that sentence (plus one or two others if you like) along with these instructions
on your blog or (if you do not have your own blog) in the comments section of this blog.
Post a link along with your post back to this blog and to Storytime with Tonya and Friends at
* Don't dig for your favorite book, the coolest, the most intellectual. Use the CLOSEST.

Here's mine from Gennifer Choldenko's Al Capone Does My Shirts:

"Umbilical cord! And shut up about Mom's privates, Theresa!" Jimmy orders.

I look for a second at Annie. Something about the way that she's concentrating makes me think she's paying more attention to us than to her work. "How do you do, Annie?" I say in my most charming voice.

"Hello, Moose." She doesn't look up.


  1. Hi!
    Sounds intriguing! Love that title. Have a great day!

    Just Books

  2. that sounds intriguing. nice one..

    here's mine;

  3. Talk about coming in on the middle of a conversations! Whoa!