Book Review Keyword Listicle 2.0

After writing my first book review keyword listicle, I realized that this idea could be replicated multiple times with different themes for the word sets featured. So today, we're creating another listicle centered around the theme of expressing the need for improvement. The following sets of words are adjectives that express disappointment for world-building, writing…

20 Underrated Books to Read in 2020

Last week, I was wracking my brain to come up with a comparable and relevant list of books for a booktube video I wanted to do called "If You Liked That Book, Then You'll Like This Book." And since that video has not come to fruition, you can probably guess that I ultimately couldn't come…

Discussion: What Counts as a “Spoiler” in Book Reviews?

Though the bookish community has been a lot better about traversing the thin line between spoilers and non-spoilers, it still happens on occasion. I've read/watched reviews multiple times in the past that have contained huge pieces of the book's plot, but was not marked as a spoiler. It got me thinking: what counts as a…

Discussion Post: Let’s Talk About the Language of Book Reviews

With the sort-of hiatus I took while I was migrating my blog here to WordPress, I took that time to really think about the beneficial changes the migration could bring. I was particularly reflective about the quality of my book reviews. As a blogger of any kind, I think one of the tools you should…