Category: Discussion

5 Tips for Blogging as a Full-Time Student
In Discussion
September 4, 2017

5 Tips for Blogging as a Full-Time Student

Hello friends. It’s September! I can’t believe the summer is already over but it’s that time of year where many of you are headed back to school and I bet your schedules just got a whole lot busier. I know mine did. In the spirit of the start of the new school year, I wanted to do a blog mini […]

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15 Reasons to Read #EpicGenieLo If You Like Inuyasha
In Discussion
August 8, 2017

15 Reasons to Read #EpicGenieLo If You Like Inuyasha

Happy release day to The Epic Crush of Genie Lo by F.C. Yee!! To celebrate, I’m going to talk about the one comparison I had between the book and one of my absolute favorite animes, Inuyasha! First, a disclaimer: I am aware that there are cultural differences between the book, which is based on Chinese mythology, and the Japanese anime. This […]

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Find Your Perfect Bookish Subscription Box
In Discussion
August 5, 2017

Find Your Perfect Bookish Subscription Box

Since I love making lists so much, I was asked to make one of book subscription boxes over on Twitter earlier this week so here you go! Though, a disclaimer: I’ve only tried some of these boxes so can’t attest to the quality of each box. This list is compiled from a combination of my own experience and research! But […]

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So You Want a Blogger to Read Your Book
In Discussion
August 3, 2017

So You Want a Blogger to Read Your Book

You’re an author. You wrote your book and now it’s time to send it out into the world. You jump on social media and you see a bunch of people identified as “book bloggers” handing out, chatting about books, writing reviews, and spreading the word. Sounds like just what you need. So you go to send a blogger a review […]

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Making Your eReader Your Friend
In Discussion
July 30, 2017

Making Your eReader Your Friend

You’re running out of shelf space. You want to carry hundreds of books with you at once. You received an eARC. You want to take advantage of eBook deal prices.  You need to use your eReader and it’s not an enjoyable experience because staring at that screen is a struggle. Obviously this doesn’t apply to everyone. Some readers have zero […]

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5 Ways to Support Your Fave Book Bloggers
In Discussion
July 28, 2017

5 Ways to Support Your Fave Book Bloggers

Yesterday I tweeted something that became fairly popular (compared to all my other tweets lol) after a few people commented on some of my reviews this past week. If a blogger’s review helped you decide to read a book, tell them! Those comments mean the world! — Austine 🐉 (@AustineDecker) July 27, 2017 It made me think about the work […]

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I Used to be a Teen Book Blogger
In Discussion
July 27, 2017

I Used to be a Teen Book Blogger

It took me a while to figure out what to title this post, if I’m being honest. It’s hard to capture that feeling of what once was and where I am now. If you didn’t know, I started in this community as a teen book blogger. It was the summer before my junior year of high school when I stumbled […]

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