Monday, May 13, 2013

Flappers at Floyd's: schedule

Flappers at Floyd's
a virtual book event
May 13-19, 2013

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HELLO DOLL!

Come in

Come join my soiree

My name is Floyd and this here is by brother Ernest.


Please take the time to RSVP here (if you haven't already) so we can get a look at your glad rags. Bet you've got some fine looking gams.

Oh, I want to introduce you to some dames.

Follow me this way...


Schedule of events:
more details and links will be filled in after posts appear
per usual links are also on the sidebar


MEET FLAPPERS

Flappers at the party:
Evie from The Diviners by Libba Bray
Josephine from Sirens by Janet Fox
Thalia, Erato and Clio from The Heiresses by Allison Rushby
Delilah from A Spear of Summer Grass by Deanna Raybourn

May 14, Tuesday
OLD FLAMES

Couple at the party: Gatsby and Daisy from The Great Gatsby by F. Scott Fitzgerald

The first Gatsby, Trimalchio An Early Version of 'The Great Gatsby' (The Cambridge Edition of the Works of F. Scott Fitzgerald) by F. Scott Fitzgerald and edited by James L. W. West III

May 15, Wednesday
LOVERS

Couple at the party: Scott and Zelda with Flappers and Philosophers by F. Scott Fitzgerald AND Save Me the Waltz by Zelda Fitzgerald

More flappers at the party:
Sophia with Z: A Novel of Zelda Fitzgerald by Therese Anne Fowler
Erin with Call Me Zelda by Erika Robuck


May 16, Thursday
MORE FLAPPERS

Meet:
Astrid, Cordelia and Letty from Bright Young Things series
Gloria, Clara and Lorraine from Flappers series

Another flapper at the party:
Carrie with Bright Young Things: A Modern Guide to the Roaring Twenties by Alison Maloney

May 17, Friday
WORKING GALS

Meet:
Bea and Evie from The House of Eliott by Jean Marsh
Frankie from The Scrapbook of Frankie Pratt: A Novel in Pictures by Caroline Preston
Rose from The Other Typist by Suzanne Rindell

May 18, Saturday
WORKING GALS

Meet:
Louise and Cora from The Chaperone by Laura Moriarty
Anna from Born of Illusion by Teri Brown
Phyrne from the Miss Phryne Fisher series by Kerry Greenwood

May 19, Sunday

END CREDITS

May 31, Thursday
Giveaway offers end

June 3, Monday
Annoucement: giveaway winners part 1

June 9, Sunday
Extended giveaway offers end

June 10, Monday
Announcement: giveaway winners part 2

Books featured:
there will be more...
final list will be updated at the end of the event
AND
giveaway links will light up when available


A Spear of Summer Grass
by Deanna Raybourn
signup for giveaway: here

Born of Illusion
by Teri Brown

Bright Young Things
book 1 - Bright Young Things series
by Anna Godbersen
signup for giveaway: here
my review

Bright Young Things:
A Modern Guide to the Roaring Twenties
by Alison Maloney
signup for giveaway: here
my review

Call Me Zelda
by Erika Robuck
signup for giveaway: here
my review

The Chaperone
by Laura Moriarty

The Diviners
by Libba Bray
signup for giveaway: here
my review

Flappers and Philosophers
by F. Scott Fitzgerald

The Great Gatsby
by F. Scott Fitzgerald
signup for giveaway: here

The Heiresses
by Allison Rushby

House of Eliott
by Jean Marsh

The Other Typist
by Suzanne Rindell
signup for giveaway: here

Save Me the Waltz
by Zelda Fitzgerald

The Scrapbook of Frankie Pratt:
A Novel in Pictures
by Caroline Preston
signup for giveaway: here
my review

Sirens
by Janet Fox

Trimalchio
An Early Version of 'The Great Gatsby'
(The Cambridge Edition of the Works of F. Scott Fitzgerald)
by F. Scott Fitzgerald
and edited by James L. W. West III

Unnatural Habits:
book 19 - Phryne Fisher Mystery series
by Kerry Greenwood

Vixen
book 1 - Flappers series
by Jillian Larkin
my review

Z: A Novel of Zelda Fitzgerald
by Therese Anne Fowler
signup for giveaway: here
my review

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As the party starts...

GRAB a partner and get on the dance floor for The Charleston...



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* Floyd - new fictional vvb32 reads character

* image source: Men in evening wear

* badge image source: flappers

* What is a virtual book event? a celebration of books and authors that are in keeping with a theme which may include guest posts and giveaways. Audience participation is encouraged and most welcome.


4 comments:

  1. Fab fab.
    I've always said that if I could visit any age in history it would be the 20s.

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  2. Adore it! So amusing! Thanks for the Charleston vid. What a hoot!

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  3. Nifty! I'm all dolled up and ready to dance. :D

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