The Stress of Being A Book Blogger Machine
October 17, 2013
And what I have observed on my time off of blogging…
I believe this discussion and reflection is very pertinent. Why have so many book bloggers quit after a year or two?What happens?
Warning: this is not intended to critic authors, book tour companies or other bloggers. It’s an honest letter about the system we’re part of and its reflections on us.
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Hype, Bullying & Extinction Of The Reviewer
July 18, 2012
I have noticed a large amount of posts about the incredible lack of respect going on around the blogosphere.
The text ahead is just my opinion. Before you continue I only ask that you please be respectful and have an open mind about this – it’s my blog, my place to write and share my thoughts. If you can’t do any of that, you shouldn’t read what’s ahead. Comments that do not follow this will be deleted.
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The Reader Who Pretends + A Confession
May 28, 2012
Do you read romances? Have you read the classics?
Have you ever pretended that your read a book? Have you ever lied about it? This usually happens with the classics and famous books. A lot of people really want to read them, go to the bookstore, search through the new releases and end up buying that classic novel that everyone says it’s a must read, often recommended, and want to understand why. But never had the chance – or time – to read themselves.
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3 Stars Rating Event – Authors’ Opinions
March 30, 2012
Yesterday we discussed what the famous and contradictory 3 Star rating means to us, readers and reviewers. Now here are quotes from several authors about how they react on receiving a 3 Star rating and what it means to them. Thank you for sharing your opinion with us!
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