The First Few Days of 1book140

By Jeff Howe

1book140_icon.JPG Last Wednesday thousands of people from around the world started reading and discussing Margaret Atwood's The Blind Assassin. According to BookHashTags (a service that allows you to follow book chatter throughout the Twitterverse) readers have written over 700 tweets analyzing, criticizing, and otherwise scrutinizing our inaugural 1book140 selection. I call this a resounding success.

Here's a look at what some followers have been saying:

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