How to Review Books without a Blog

When many people think of starting book reviews, they get nervous thinking about all of the things they will need in order to set themselves up as ‘legitimate’ book reviewers. I’m here to tell you that the myth of legitimacy as it relates to book reviews, is more of a glass ceiling concept that you don’t have to pay attention to when you are starting out. So don’t!

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How to Decide Your Next Read

One of the biggest decisions impacting readers is what to read next. It’s an age old question, especially when we have local bookstores, ereaders AND a seemingly endless source of places telling us when new books are releasing. Use one or a few tips below to get you the answer you seek–these questions always seem to work for me!

What did you just read?

I really like reading series,

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10 Great Websites for Book Reviewers
NetGalley

One of the first ‘musts’ for reviewers, NetGalley is awesome because it allows you to sign up for upcoming titles. Once you set up your account, you download digital copies (via your ereader or Adobe Digital Editions) and give your honest review. Not reviewing will impact your numbers, so be sure to only sign up for the books you know you’ll read.

Edelweiss

Edelweiss is similar to NetGalley,

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Always Reiding It's Monday, what are you Reading?

It’s Monday, What are you Reading?

This is a ‘meme’ hosted by the Book Date. And I’m partaking in it yet again. Yay!

I’m reading November 9th by Colleen Hoover and the 3rd in the Aurora Teagarden books by Charlane Harris.
What are you reading?

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I have been participating in a few book swaps recently, which has been a lot of fun. I get to shop for someone and they then send me something.
Special thanks go out to the person who sent me the book—@alana_bloom on Instagram.

Today I am sharing a book swap from Instagram. This had two books from my list, some of my favorite chocolates, and a really cool dot grid journal with stickers.

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