On Fridays, Freda’s Voice holds The Friday 56, a weekly booking meme. Essentially, you just grab a book, turn to page 56, post a sentence or a few sentences, and then join the link-up.
I’m in the middle of an awesome summer reading challenge, and right now I’m reading Horns by Joe Hill. I saw the movie a few months ago, and I really enjoyed it, so I wanted to give the book a go. So far it’s fantastic—as was NOS4A2 (Nosferatu), which I picked up and read a few weeks ago.
He stood in the doorway of his bedroom for a full minute but did not enter the room, didn’t lie down, as he had imagined doing. His head hurt again, in the temples, at the base of the horns. There was a feeling of pressure mounting behind them. Darkness twitched at the edges of his vision, in time to the beat of his pulse.