I've seen an increase in the debate about book bloggers both charging for and getting paid for reviews recently. It seems to be the hot commodity in the book blogging community and as such, I thought I'd take the opportunity to muse (ramble, babble and theorise) about and write a blog post on the subject.… Continue reading Some Musings On Paid For Book Reviews. #BookBlogger #BookBloggers #Blogger #Bloggers
Welcome to one of the most pointless debates possible! A rivalry for the ages, that generations-old feud between electronic and print, the Monday night wars for books! Which is better, the e-book or the print book?! You really would think that in the grand scheme of things that it wouldn't matter wouldn't you and the… Continue reading E-Readers vs Print Books. #BookBlogger #BookBloggers #Blogger #Blogger
I saw a fantastic blog post on this exact subject a few months back on the My Peacock Books blog. Due to some of the contact I've recently received on my own blog, it got me thinking about the reasons why we decline and so, I decided to broach the topic myself and write my… Continue reading Reasons why a blogger declines your review request and doesn’t want you on their blog. #BookBloggers #BookBlogger #Bloggers #Blogger #Authors #BlogPost
Hello, holla holla playa, bonjour, ciao, guten tag, hola, namaste, salaam, zdrastvuyte, salut, yo, sup, whassup! Today I thought we'd take a look at books we DNF, a topic that's been broached many times before on various blogs but never on my blog. So, while it's not an original idea for a post, it's original… Continue reading Let’s talk DNF books!
Earlier in the week, I saw a post in an FB group where one of the members hadn't enjoyed the previous three books that they had read. All three had been highly praised by bloggers and that was one of the reasons why the member had read them. Due to this and the fact that… Continue reading I’m ‘just’ a book blogger and proud!!
Today I wanted to discuss with you all foul language in book reviews. Be advised, this post will contain the occasional vulgar word that for those with a delicate disposition may cause your eyes to bleed, sensitive flowers you have been warned. I swear in real-life, let's be honest, most of us do, even those… Continue reading Foul Language In Reviews, Is It A Turn-Off??
While procrastinating I started thinking over what makes a good book, here are my thoughts: 1. Story. No matter our preferred genre we all want a good story when reading. Let's be honest we don't want to read a book with a boring story where nothing happens, and the plot goes nowhere, as readers we… Continue reading What Makes A Good Book???