One of the most awesome things about the book blogging community is all the events that you can participate in. Here are a few that you can join in May.
Apr. 26 – July 25, 2018. SYNC. SYNC will give away two paired audiobook downloads a week – one classic and one modern day young adult book!
May 14 – 22, 2018. Bout of Books. A week-long read-a-thon. There are challenges and more – it’s a very community oriented event, so sign up and read!
May 1 – June 30, 2018. #MiddleMarchinMay Read-along. Take it at a leisurely pace as to read Middlemarch by George Elliot. While we start in May, I’ll leave the ending date tentatively at the end of June. Share via a blog post, leave a comment, or send a tweet.
May 1 – 28, 2018. Frankenstein in May: A Readalong. Let’s read together – Frankenstein, Mary Shelley. You can also talk about it any time on Twitter or Instagram, with the hashtag #TraLaFrankenstein.
#BookAwards Happenings in May
May 15 & 31, 2018. The Best Translated Book Awards honor the best original works of international fiction and poetry published in the U.S. during the previous year.
May 19, 2018. The Nebula Awards are voted on by active members of Science Fiction and Fantasy Writers of America. They are given each year for various categories including best novel, novella, novelette, short story along with the Andre Norton Award for Young Adult Science Fiction and Fantasy.
May 31, 2018. Winners of the Audies which recognizes distinction in audiobooks and spoken-word entertainment.