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Daughter of Smoke and Bone read-along: Week 1

First off, let me start by saying how excited I am that you decided to participate in this VBC (Virtual Book Club) read-along. It makes me giddy with anticipation. The March VBC read-along was a success, and I know this one will not disappoint.

So, without further ado, lets begin this amazing journey together.


Your homework this week is to read the first 80 pages (through chapter 12). Now, if you're like me, you will be sucked away instantly into the story and probably read waaaaaaaaaaay past page 80. That's ok. BUT, you have to promise not to spoil it for those that might not have read ahead. (I am going to practice my own preaching, because I am the worst about dropping hints.)

As you read this week, think about this question:

Consider the wishes Karou earns from Brimstone as a result of her errand work. Why does Brimstone chastise her for spending them on frivolous items?


For week 2, we will be reading to chapter 24 (page 160) in Daughter of Smoke and Bone. I will post the discussion questions next Sunday, so check back then to post! Remember, you get 2 entries in the giveaway for every comment you leave on the blog, plus an additional 1 entry for posting on the Facebook page (LINK HERE). So don't be shy! It doesn't matter when you post either, just as long as it's before we finish the book.

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