This is a fun meme to do hosted by Freda's Voice. If you'd like to join in the fun go to The Friday 56.
*Grab a book, any book.
*Turn to page 56 or 56% in your eReader.
*Find any sentence that grabs you.
*Link it here.
The fire pit was a bizarrely seventies Playboy touch, but it worked, not least as the flames if the fire were a supernatural kind that wouldn't actually burn down the library.