Thursday, September 15, 2016

Friday 56 and Book Beginning: Quanta Reset (The Shadow Ravens #3) by Lola Dodge

This is a weekly meme hosted by Freda's Voice
These are the rules:
1. Grab a book, any book.
2. Turn to page 56, or 56% on your eReader.
3. Find any sentence (or a few, just don't spoil it) that grabs you.
4. Post it.
5. Add the URL to your post in the link on Freda's most recent Friday 56 post.

Please join us over at RoseCityReader every Friday to share the first sentence (or so) of the book you are reading, along with your initial thoughts about the sentence, impressions of the book, or anything else the opener inspires. Please remember to include the title of the book and the author’s name.

Got this book from NetGalley, read the other books in the series around a year ago. Loved them both, so when I saw this one on NetGalley  so of course I requested it and was super happy to get approved. I can't wait to start it, hopefully, I'll have time to do that soon.

     Quanta has escaped her laboratory prison, but that’s where the good news ends.
     Life at the Shadow Ravens’ compound is a disaster. She’s drowning in visions of the dark pasts and darker futures of her fellow Ravens and is plagued by her own panic-inducing memories, but Lady Eva still expects her to “train” and “participate in missions.” Plus, the food tastes like burnt plastic.
     The only bright spot is her genetic pairing to the brilliant Altair Orpheus. As their relationship grows, she’s positive that chemicals aren’t the only things drawing them together—although chemistry is definitely involved.
     While they test the limits of her game-changing new ability to reset time, word arrives from Eva’s agents: Doctor Nagi is still experimenting with her DNA. If he succeeds in duplicating her power…
     Forget the Shadow Ravens. The whole world is toast.

Book Beginning:
Sweat matted my hair to my face.
Sticky, gross, frustrating sweat.

My 56:
It felt like a boulder rested on my chest. My lungs ached with fear for Quanta's fate.


  1. This is the first time I've heard of Quanta Reset, but I liked the beginning and the 56. Thanks for mentioning this book. I'm going to add it to my goodreads TBR. :-)

  2. That cover reminds me of another cover in a way. What a strong 56, makes me wonder what is causing so much fear.

  3. I usually enjoy a good paranormal. Sounds like this has a touch of scifi too, with the DNA issue. Could be a good one.
    sherry @ fundinmental Friday Memes

  4. Sounds good. I like the description. My pick this week is Stalking Ground by Margaret Mizushima - newly released mystery. Happy reading!

  5. I like the blend of genres. Sounds like something I'd enjoy:)

    My Friday 56 from Bloodmark

  6. Sounds intense! Thanks for sharing, and enjoy! Here's mine: “UNTETHERED”

  7. First time seeing this one going around. Will put on my list. Thanks for sharing. I would definitely keep reading. Enjoy
    Have a great weekend.