We are so excited to announce the confirmed schedule for the Black Sun tour! Thank you again to all of you that signed up and helped spread the word to ensure that we filled up this tour with some amazing #Indigenous reviewers! Be sure to visit our hosts during this week and help promote the release of Black Sun for the entire week.
Remember, all tour hosts are required to post reviews in addition to their creative content.
Chey’s Reviews – Review
Nox Reads – Reading Journal Spread
Dine Aesthetics – Original Quiz + Cosplay + Video Review
Casey’s Bookcase – #OwnVoices Reflection
Floury Words – Baking Goodies + Blog Interview + Original Book Tag
Metis Reader – Review
Pages of Emery – Review
Neku The BOOKlocke – Reading Vlog + #OwnVoices Reflection
AJ Eversole – Blog Interview + Theme Analysis + Book Recs
The Prose Pantry – Cooking Corner
Alyssa G Tyghter – Review
Moonlight Rendezvous – Favorite Quotes
Reader of Honoku – Favorite Quotes + Look Book
A Warrior’s Library – Review
Weezie’s Whimsical Writings – Playlist + Dream Cast
Raenor Spence – Cover Recreation + Fan Art + #OwnVoices Reflection
Erin’s Library – Review
The Fine Art of Reading – Reading Journal + 15 Thoughts While Reading
Sometimes Leelynn Reads – #OwnVoices Reflection + Journal Spread
My Honey Reads – Favorite Quotes + Look Book
Hardcover Haven – Look Book + Original Quiz
Native Lady Book Warrior – Video Review
Distinguished Detective Phantom – Cover Recreation + Book Aesthetic
Books Build Life – Video Review + Reading Journal
Heavily Books – Playlist + #OwnVoices Reflection + Movie Recs
Salty Badger Books – 15 Thoughts While Reading
Iskwew Learns – #OwnVoices Reflection
JHearts Loves Book – Blog + Video Review
Thor Wants Another Letter – Reading Vlog + #OwnVoices Reflection
Et Tu, Brody? – Video Interview + 15 Thoughts While Reading
The Sagging Books – #OwnVoices Reflection
The Midnight Librarian – Video Review
Little Lion Library – Playlist + #OwnVoices Reflection
The Bookish Beaver – Review
Rebecca Roanhorse is a NYTimes bestselling and Nebula, Hugo and Locus Award-winning speculative fiction writer and the recipient of the 2018 Astounding (Campbell) Award for Best New Writer.
Her novel Trail of Lightning (Book 1 in the Sixth World Series) won the Locus Award for Best First Novel and is a Nebula, Hugo and World Fantasy finalist. It was also selected as an Amazon, B&N, Library Journal, and NPR Best Books of 2018, among others. Book 2 in the Sixth World Series, Storm of Locusts, has received starred reviews from Publisher’s Weekly and Booklist, is a Locus Award Finalist, and has been named an Amazon, Powell’s, and Audible Best of 2019. Her novel, Resistance Reborn, is part of Star Wars: Journey to The Rise of Skywalker and a USA Today and NYTimes bestseller. Her middle grade novel Race to the Sun for the Rick Riordan Present’s imprint was a New York Times Bestseller and received a starred review from Kirkus. Her next novel is an epic Fantasy set in a secondary world inspired by the Pre-Columbian Americas called Black Sun, out Oct 13, 2020.
She lives in Northern New Mexico with her husband, daughter, and pups. She drinks a lot of black coffee.
by Rebecca Roanhorse
Publisher: Saga Press
Release Date: October 13, 2020
Genre: Adult Fantasy
A god will return
When the earth and sky converge
Under the black sun
In the holy city of Tova, the winter solstice is usually a time for celebration and renewal, but this year it coincides with a solar eclipse, a rare celestial event proscribed by the Sun Priest as an unbalancing of the world.
Meanwhile, a ship launches from a distant city bound for Tova and set to arrive on the solstice. The captain of the ship, Xiala, is a disgraced Teek whose song can calm the waters around her as easily as it can warp a man’s mind. Her ship carries one passenger. Described as harmless, the passenger, Serapio, is a young man, blind, scarred, and cloaked in destiny. As Xiala well knows, when a man is described as harmless, he usually ends up being a villain.
Crafted with unforgettable characters, Rebecca Roanhorse has created an epic adventure exploring the decadence of power amidst the weight of history and the struggle of individuals swimming against the confines of society and their broken pasts in the most original series debut of the decade.