Here’s a look at some interesting things we recently read online + the books I’m currently reading.
15 Things This Week
TWO+ In the NY Times – When Social Media Goes After Your Book, What’s the Right Response? It features 2 authors who had controversy surrounding their books, and their responses.
THREE+ Not sure I agree that all of these are “must reads” … what do you think of these 17 of the Best Books by Black Authors You Should Read in Your Lifetime – have you read any?
FOUR+ Yassss!!! Summer Scares First Annual Reading List Announced. There are 3 titles each in the Adult, Young Adult, and Middle Grade categories. I’m adding the ones I haven’t read (in adult and YA to my reading list). And do yourself a favor – don’t forget about audiobooks – because … Make the Most of a Creepy Book – Listen to the Audiobook Version. I can recommend the audiobook of Rotters, Daniel Krauss – it’s on our list of 5 Better Than the Book Audiobooks [Vol. 1].
FIVE+ A fabulous list of 50 Epic Book Events You Won’t Want to Miss in 2019.
SEVEN+ Here’s How To Write A Book Review: 6 Steps To Take.
EIGHT+ #ReadingBlackout: 28 Books to Read This Black History Month has you covered with reading recommendation of books written by African American authors.
NINE+ Here are Different Ways of sharing Reading Progress on Social Media – do you do this?
ELEVEN+ Hmmm … Cliche Reviews For When You Didn’t Read the Book.
TWELVE+Check out Kim’s Non-Fiction Nightly Routine which is helping her read more non-fiction books this year.
THIRTEEN+ Here’s 5 Tips to Drive Traffic to Your Book Blog.
FIFTEEN+ Here’s my Winter ABCs [The 2019 Edition].
What’s going on with you this Winter – what have you been eating, drinking, reading, watching or doing?