All readers know that a good book never goes out of style. And even though Margaret Mitchell's classic Gone With the Wind is turning 75 this year, the sweeping Southern epic is just as powerful today as it was when it was first penned.
To honor the novel's "Diamond" anniversary, the blog The Heroine's Bookshelf is celebrating with a Great Gone With the Wind Readalong. For the next three months, author Erin Blakemore will be hosting giveaways, posting about the novel and asking for readers' comments. Since the novel is heavy — both in topic and in actual number of pages — the discussions will be broken down into five parts. It starts today when Chapters 1 through 7 are investigated. To join the conversation, click here. We hope to see you there, but if not then just remember that you can chime in any time over the next three months. To quote one of our favorite heroines, "Tomorrow is another day ..."