Join the Sky Without Stars Part 1 Read-Along!
To Our Future Laterrians,
Joanne and I would like to invite you to participate in our official Part 1 Read-Along of SKY WITHOUT STARS! Join us as we take you inside the System Divine and introduce you to the world of Laterre and our leading players: Chatine, Marcellus, and Alouette!
It’s completely FREE to participate and when you when you join in on the fun you’ll automatically be entered to win a bunch of amazing book-themed prizes! (Oui! This is open to our International friends!!!) You won’t be able to get these goodies anywhere else, so you’re not going to want to miss out!
Welcome! Happy Reading! And of course….Vive Laterre!
Jessica and Joanne
HOW TO JOIN THE READ-ALONG:
STEP 1: DOWNLOAD PART 1 EXCERPT OF SKY WITHOUT STARS
STEP 2: START READING!
It’s time to start reading Part 1! Read in the morning, read at night, read with your friends, read whenever and wherever you want The SKY WITHOUT STARS Pod members are also reading along and can be your reading buddies!
STEP 3: FOLLOW THE AUTHORS & POD MEMBERS
Make sure you have followed the authors on Instagram and all of the Sky Without Stars pod members to be eligible to win prizes! Here’s a quick list of accounts to follow:
STEP 4: JOIN THE CONVERSATION & WIN PRIZES!
The conversation will take place in the comments section of the official SKY WITHOUT STARS Read-Along posts on my Instagram feed. (Look for the photos with the “Sky Excerpt Read-Along” Banner and the hashtag #SkyExcerptReadAlong.)
We’ll be reading and discussing the excerpt over the course of the next two weeks. The first week we will focus on Chapters 1-4 and during the second we’ll move on to Chapters 5-8!
Everyone who participates in the read-along will automatically be entered for a chance to win some amazing prizes! But the more you participate, the more chances you’ll have to win prizes!
HOW TO PARTICIPATE:
Here are some suggestions for how you can participate…
OFFICIAL READ-ALONG SCHEDULE:
Friday, March 8th: The discussion begins! We’ll kick off the read-along on my Instagram feed by discussing Chapters 1-4. Look for photos with the gold “#SkyExcerptReadAlong” banner. A new discussion question will be posted daily!
Thursday, March 14th: Drop by for an official LIVE wrap-up of Chapters 1-4 in my Instagram story. Plus, I’ll announce a few random giveaway winners & reveal the cool prizes you can win—so be sure to watch!!!
Friday, March 15th: The discussion continues! We’ll read the second half of the Part 1 Excerpt and discuss Chapters 5-8 on my Instagram feed. Look for photos with the gold “#SkyExcerptReadAlong” banner. A new discussion question will be posted daily!
Sunday, March 24th @ 6 pm PT/9 pm ET: Tune in for a LIVE Wrap-Up of Chapters 5-8 in my Instagram story.
Monday, March 25: Check back, as we’ll be revealing a full list of giveaway winners on Instagram!
HAVEN’T HEARD OF SKY WITHOUT STARS?
No Problem! Here’s some info to get you started:
In the tradition of The Lunar Chronicles, this sweeping reimagining of Les Misérables tells the story of three teens from very different backgrounds who are thrown together amidst the looming threat of revolution on the French planet-colony of Laterre.
Three strangers, one shared destiny…
When the Last Days came, the planet of Laterre promised hope. A new life for a wealthy French family and their descendants. But five hundred years later, it’s now a place where an extravagant elite class reigns supreme; where the clouds hide the stars and the poor starve in the streets; where a rebel group, long thought dead, is resurfacing.
Whispers of revolution have begun—a revolution that hinges on three unlikely heroes…
Chatine is a street-savvy thief who will do anything to escape the brutal Regime, including spy on Marcellus, the grandson of the most powerful man on the planet.
Marcellus is an officer—and the son of a renowned traitor. In training to take command of the military, Marcellus begins to doubt the government he’s vowed to serve when his father dies and leaves behind a cryptic message that only one person can read: a girl named Alouette.
Alouette is living in an underground refuge, where she guards and protects the last surviving library on the planet. But a shocking murder will bring Alouette to the surface for the first time in twelve years…and plunge Laterre into chaos.
All three have a role to play in a dangerous game of revolution—and together they will shape the future of a planet.
Power, romance, and destiny collide in this sweeping reimagining of Victor Hugo’s masterpiece, Les Misérables.
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