Some controversy coming out of BEA this weekend (which we did not attend, but have in the past). 1) People have been selling ARCs on eBay, and 2) bloggers specifically have been taking too many copies of ARCs. (For this post, any reference to ARC could also mean galley or any other form of advanced … Continue reading As a Matter of Policy…
Happy belated May Day! Here are some squirrels dancing around the Maypole to get you in the mood for new books! When I Fall in Love by Bridget Anderson (May 1; Romance; Harlequin Kimani) – Love creates its own rules Ascending the corporate ladder has consumed most of Tayler Carter’s adult life. Now the savvy … Continue reading New Releases: May 1-15, 2016
LitHub (daily) – Curated, literary themed articles and links. All star contributors. NYTimes Book Review (1x week) – Kinda self explanatory? Book Riot (daily) – Bookish content that ranges from book recommendations, podcasts, video, lists, contributor stories, and more. Off the Shelf (daily) – A website owned by Simon & Schuster frequently features guest posts … Continue reading Best Bookish Newsletters
By Tqwana B. My whole life is books. That’s only slight hyperbole. I go to work and deal with books. Sharing reviews of books, posting about books on social media, sending out review copies of books so I can post more reviews of books. Creating newsletters about our latest books. Sending materials to sales reps … Continue reading Hot Air: Feeling Overbooked
By Tqwana B. This will be quick and dirty. Many others have already taken to social media to give this woman the business. I’m only going to focus on one aspect of her tone-deaf comments here. Please do read Debbie Reese’s post here – Not recommended: A FINE DESSERT by Emily Jenkins and Sophie Blackall Another … Continue reading Hot Air: Will Meg Rosoff Please Shut Up!