* 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 Storytime with Tonya and Friends.
*Post a link along with your post back to Storytime with Tonya and Friends.
* Don't dig for your favorite book, the coolest, the most intellectual. Use the CLOSEST.
The third time I went to choose a book, the guy in the ball cap said, "Hey, since we're getting to be book friends, I should tell you who I am." He stuck his hand at me. For a moment I didn't even move.
Men and women never shake hands in the Compound.
"I'm Patrick," he said.
The Chosen One by Carol Lynch Williams