Tag: readalong

Witch Week 2015: Readalong of The Bloody Chamber

Posted November 5, 2015 by Lory in events / 11 Comments
Witch Week 2015: Readalong of The Bloody Chamber

This post is part of Witch Week, an annual celebration of fantasy books and authors. This year’s theme is New Tales from Old, focusing on fiction based in fairy tale, folklore, and myth. For more about Witch Week, see the Master Post. Please don’t miss the chance to enter the giveaway for a gorgeous Folio […]

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Witch Week Readalong Poll

Posted September 23, 2015 by Lory in events / 10 Comments
Witch Week Readalong Poll

In just over a month it will be Witch Week, a celebration of our favorite fantasy books and authors. I started this event last  year in appreciation of Diana Wynne Jones, originator of the term “witch week,” and it was so much fun I wanted to do it again! This year there will be guest […]

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Witch Week Day Six: Readalong of Witch Week

Posted November 5, 2014 by Lory in reviews / 11 Comments
Witch Week Day Six: Readalong of Witch Week

UK paperback, Mammoth We’ve arrived at the fifth of November, known as Guy Fawkes or Bonfire Night in the UK, and the last day of Witch Week according to the book of that title by Diana Wynne Jones — which, appropriately, has been our readalong selection for this event. This being the first time I’ve […]

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Witch Week 2014: Preview and Master Post

Posted October 30, 2014 by Lory in events / 10 Comments
Witch Week 2014: Preview and Master Post

  …Witch Week, when there is so much magic around in the world that all sorts of peculiar things happen… — Witch Week by Diana Wynne Jones Welcome to Witch Week at the Emerald City Book Review, where for the first time I’m hosting what I hope will become an annual event celebrating our favorite […]

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Witch Week starts in one week!

Posted October 24, 2014 by Lory in events / 8 Comments
Witch Week starts in one week!

One week from today, I’ll be hosting Witch Week, a celebration of fantasy fiction and of one of my favorite authors, Diana Wynne Jones. If you haven’t already, please check out the announcement post and consider signing up. Then come back to ECBR on October 30 for a preview, giveaway details, and more before the […]

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Witch Week is coming: October 31-November 6

Posted October 1, 2014 by Lory in events / 6 Comments
Witch Week is coming: October 31-November 6

You may just possibly have heard the news already, but here’s another reminder. At the end of this month, I’m hosting a blog event to celebrate fantasy fiction and one of my favorite authors, Diana Wynne Jones. For the original announcement and sign-up post, click here. I was beyond thrilled that when I asked five […]

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