The first of the Mercury Retrograde book read-alongs begins today. Join book bloggers across the Internet in discussing The Shadow of the Sun. Participating bloggers include:
Conversations about the read-along are also taking place on the newly-minted Mercury Retrograde Press Goodreads discussion group.
As posts go live, we’ll be adding links to them here.
All the Myths I Stole:
Barbara Friend Ish’s response to nrlymrtl’s challenge question
Place as Character: Using Worldbuilding to Develop Story
Barbara’s response to Amy’s question on her Just Book Reading post
That’s Not Even a Real Word! How I invent languages for my fiction:
Barbara Friend Ish’s response to nrlymrtl’s Week 2 question
The Shadow of the Sun Read Along Part III: nrlymrtl’s post on Dab of Darkness
The Sex Lives of Male Characters: Our Cultural Assumptions in Action:
The first of Barbara’s responses to nrlymrtl’s question for Part 3
Writing About Sex: Love Through Other Eyes:
The second installment of Barbara’s response to nrlymrtl’s question for Part 3 (live 4/16)
The Shadow of the Sun Read-Along–Part 3: Amy’s post on Just Book Reading
The Shadow of the Sun by Barbara Friend Ish Read Along: Week 3:
Sue’s post on Coffee, Cookies, and Chili Peppers
Shadow of the Sun by Barbara Friend Ish, readalong week 3: Lynn’s post on Lynn’s Book Blog
If you missed the earlier post about read-alongs, online book discussions, and how you can play, you can find it here. It’s easy to get involved by clicking through to the participating blogs. You can also add your blog to the list.
This particular read-along is being led by nrlymrtl, host of the Dab of Darkness blog. Here is the
Planned Read-Along Schedule
April 1st: Chapters 1-7
April 8th: Chapters 8-15
April 15th: Chapters 16-21
April 22nd: Chapters 22-28
April 29th: Chapters 29-END
Don’t have a copy of the book? Not to worry. For the duration of the Read-Along, you can download your free eBook here. And Dab of Darkness is hosting a giveaway that includes not only eBooks but a couple of signed Trade Paper copies.
nrlymrtl is a master of spinning interesting questions. This should be a great conversation. See you around the blogs!