Category: Discussions

Discussion: Do you accept review requests?

It comes up every so often in the book blogging and reading community: ARCs or advanced reader copies. I covered the last bit of author/blogger drama and it sort of sparked a desire to blog again. I guess there is at least that. Whenever it pops up it always opens the conversation on professional and personal levels. I think it also allows bloggers to re-examine […]

Discussion: Do you review everything you read?

Today’s discussion is mostly aimed at book bloggers/reviewers. As I was getting myself back into a blogging schedule I realized that I didn’t remember a lot about the books that I had read since I had last blogged. In all fairness it had been a few months and there had been a lot of books. For me there was no way that I would be […]

Discussion: Do you pre-order?

Pre-orders are kind of a big deal for me right now. When I lived in Illinois I very rarely pre-ordered any books at all. Mainly I was buying Kindle books and you’d be amazed at how often those Kindle prices drop. For one of the books that I wanted to read but didn’t pre-order I would have paid $14.99 on release day and within a […]

Discussion: I think I might be flipping sides….

Circa 2012 I fell in love with ebooks hardcore. I had recently purchased my first Kindle (I’d had a Nook before) and it was so light and convenient. Back then you still had to use a book light because they didn’t have lit screens yet. Soon I was building wish lists, subscribing to Daily Deal newsletters, and amassing what would become an almost frightening amount […]