This is going around Facebook as a status update in honor of National Book Week, but I figured I'd modify it and bring it here! The Facebook rules are: Grab the closest book to you, go to page 56 and copy the 5th sentence as your status. Don't cite the book; post these rules.
My rules are: Grab the closest book to you, turn to page 56 and copy the 5th sentence in comments. Of course cite the book! That's the best part!
And as your reward for being fabulous blog readers, I'm going to turn to page 56 of the A ROGUE BY ANY OTHER NAME manuscript and tell you the 5th sentence there!
<goes to look> <snickers>
Which was quite prickly.