This is a weekly meme hosted by Freda's Voice.
1. Grab a book, any book.
2. Turn to page 56 or 56% in 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 Friday 56 post.
The Big Burn page 56:
Never before had the fate of so much territory been determined by a small, mostly unarmed group of tree specialists.