Should I Pay For A Book Review?

The topic of paid book reviews can be a controversial one. If you’ve been considering paying for a book review, know that you’re not alone. But there are some common pitfalls to be aware of, as well as often unmentioned benefits to paying for a review. So let’s unpack some of the common beliefs aroundContinue reading “Should I Pay For A Book Review?”

How to deal with negative feedback about your writing

Whether it’s sharing your novel, a brief poem, or your resume – getting feedback on your writing can feel brutal. So here are some tips to hopefully make it less of a painful experience. Why feedback is so important. Feedback, whether solicited, or not offers opportunity for growth. That mindset is key when it comesContinue reading “How to deal with negative feedback about your writing”

How To Write A Book Review – With Prompts!

Writing a book review can be a challenge. Whether it’s for school, further study or for your personal Goodreads — it can be difficult to collate your thoughts about a book. So today I thought I’d share a list of prompts that I find helpful in my book reviewing process. But first… What makes aContinue reading “How To Write A Book Review – With Prompts!”

Interview With a Librarian

How often have you had the assistance of a librarian in your life? For myself, a self-professed bookworm, librarians have helped me on many occasions. They’ve helped me through essays, found my favourite authors and been the guardians of the wonders that are books! How much do we actually think about the librarian during ourContinue reading “Interview With a Librarian”

5 Tips on How to Read More

Ever feel like there’s so many books to read but you just don’t have the time in your life to read? Yep me too. Maybe the last time you read a book is a distant memory but you really miss reading. Perhaps you’ve never been a reader, but you wish you were. Today’s post will hopefully give you some reading tips on how to build your reading habit!