#book reviews

5 Stealthy Ways to Help Promote New Books

Have a friend or favorite author with a book out? Here are some ways to go the extra mile to help with promotion.

Cliche Reviews For When You Didn’t Read the Book

Didn't read the book? Don't worry about it! We've got you covered with these canned cliche reviews perfect for feigning expertise on any title.

No Man is an Island: Changing Your Opinion About a Book

If you change your opinion on a book because of a review or a comment or a friend... is it really your opinion?

The Specular Postmodernism of Paul Auster’s NEW YORK TRILOGY

There's a different sort of postmodernism reflected in Paul Auster's NEW YORK TRILOGY. It's a detective novel unlike any other.

Why I Review Everything I Read

After eight years of blogging, one Rioter explains why she still reviews every book she reads.

10 BookTubers I Love (and You Will, Too)

Bookish YouTube channels that are smart, funny, and informative.

I Hate Book Reviews (So Why Do I Keep Writing Them?)

Thar Be Trolls: On Reading Amazon Reviews

Dear Publicists: Don’t Solicit To My Book Club

Book Rating Categories That Should Exist (Because Star Ratings Can Be Useless)