If the book review bloggers listed near the top are full, consider starting farther down.
Spreading the joy of reading and talking about the journey into a new world.
Aside from featuring the quote of the day and teasers for future content, this blog provides book reviews. Have a request for the next review? This blogger is open to them.
This blog keeps reviews brief and concise while suggesting ideal readers for the books read.
Come in…for where the sidewalk ends, Shel Silverstein’s world begins. You’ll meet a boy who turns into a TV set and a girl who eats a whale. It is a place where you wash your shadow and plant diamond gardens, a place where shoes fly, sisters are auctioned off, and crocodiles go to the dentist.
This blog contains book reviews, book hauls, book tags…basically a lot of bookish things, all fueled by caffeine.
This blog is about books (obviously), poetry, music, and ideas. It’s a nice chaos as she sees it. Join the discussion and see what happens.
Embracing a sense of humor, this blog doesn’t consider its content to be the average book review.
One night a forest begins to grow in Max’s room and an ocean rushes by with a boat to take Max to the place where the wild things are.
This blogger studied costumes but also is an avid reader who enjoys analyzing books via her reviews.
Using gifs and memes to bring humor to her reviews, she expands her reading to many different genres. She strives to make her reviews simple and clear and doesn’t mind if you call her a nerd.
Seeking a clean and clear format, On My Kindle goes for a mobile friendly view of its book reviews.
“Do you like green eggs and ham?” asks Sam-I-am in this Beginner Book by Dr. Seuss. With unmistakable characters and signature rhymes, Dr. Seuss’s beloved favorite has cemented its place as a children’s classic.
This blog features book reviews, articles, product reviews, educational topics, and giveaways.
W.N. features bookish discussions, giveaways, reviews, and tours.
With an emphasis on indie authors, LWI provides both book reviews and interviews from people in the writing/publishing industry. They enjoy helping to get the word out about the publications of such authors.
When James accidentally drops some magic crystals by the old peach tree, strange things start to happen. The peach at the top of the tree begins to grow, and before long, it’s as big as a house. When James discovers a secret entranceway into the fruit and crawls inside, he meets wonderful new friends.
Jill has compiled her book reviews, short stories, articles, and writing notes in one place on her blog, dipping into both fiction and non-fiction.
BITB has a unique group of reviews to greater cover their material. They generally accept print copies by mail.
This blogger is on a mission to read some of most timeless books of our generation, be it ones written years ago or just recently. Also included are groups of short stories and poetry.
An affectionate pig named Wilbur befriends a spider named Charlotte, who lives in the rafters above his pen. In this story of friendship, hardship, and the passing on into time, White reminds readers to open their eyes to the wonder and miracle found in the simplest of things.
Having studied themes of apocalypse in Canadian fiction, Dessa is quite the fan of Canadian writers. She also does book reviews from all others in certain genres.
This blogger has a clean, minimalistic look to it, focusing mainly on children’s books from the perspective of a respected children’s book specialist.
Stop by for posts on books, wine, and life, although not necessarily in that order. Sara hopes to give people the opportunity to discover new books, hear new stories, and provide a different context to stories they may have already read.
When Brother and Sister Bear accidentally break Mama’s favorite lamp, their little lie grows bigger and bigger, until Papa Bear helps them find the words that set everything right again.
Peek at Top Ten Tuesday and Favorites Friday but also frequent author interviews/giveaways in a style of review that stands out from the rest.
This blogger aims for book reviews with style, a coherent review of the genre, story, language, depth of character, and overall response to a book, with reasons for her opinions. A book takes care and attention to write, and she believes a good review needs to take the same type of care and attention on a smaller scale.
Kelly focuses on young adult book reviews, with author interviews, giveaways, and memes such as Waiting on Wednesdays, as well as participating in blog tours. She enjoys working with authors to promote books!
Alexander knew it was going to be a terrible day when he woke up with gum in this hair.
Don strives to provide thoughtful, even-handed reviews on all books submitted. In addition, his site provides a list of 25 free links to websites authors can submit their books to in an attempt to increase downloads during KDP Free days.
This book reviewer focuses on picture books for all ages, although usually children’s books. There’s always lots of illustrations to look at on this website.
This blog is furnished with violet colors and jeweled tones. It offers reviews, spotlights, author interviews, and guest posts.
“The very hungry caterpillar literally eats his way through the pages of the book—and right into your child’s heart…” —Mother’s Manual
Sara reviews children’s fiction, young adult fiction, and non-fiction, which she complements with kid art, crafts, and activities, often involving her children’s opinions in her reviews. She likes to accept self-published or small publisher books, and she’s branching into author interviews.
From her headquarters in the UK, Charleigh provides honest and forthcoming book reviews for her readership.
This blog features books for all ages, fiction and non-fiction.
The pressure’s really piling up on Greg Heffley. His mom thinks video games are turning his brain to mush, so she wants her son to put down the controller and explore his “creative side.” As if that’s not scary enough, Halloween’s just around the corner and the frights are coming at Greg from every angle.
Brown Books & Green Tea specializes in reading and reviewing multicultural literature. BB> fills a void, focusing on books by a wide range of writers from diverse backgrounds.
This blog focuses on YA lit but has a strong commitment to review books from a variety of genres because part of their mission statement is that they believe reading broadens a person’s perspective on the world.
GKtR features a renewed commitment to reviewing books that inspire readers.
Giraffes Can’t Dance is a touching tale of Gerald the giraffe, who wants nothing more than to dance. With crooked knees and thin legs, it’s quite hard for a giraffe. Gerald is finally able to dance to his own tune when he gets some encouraging words from an unlikely friend.
A blog all about children’s books–reading, writing, and everything in between.
This blogger posts about parenting, lifestyle, food, and book reviews for children and adults.
Although she has a serious addition to books and reading in general, she attempts to cure it with more reads. It’s wildly successful or unsuccessful, depending on how you look at it.
From brave and bold to creative and clever, Emily Winfield Martin’s rhythmic rhyme expresses all the loving things that parents think of when they look at their children.
The idea here is to read about publishing news, books, and authors, plus anything else that seems to fit.
If you sometimes like “bite-size” book reviews, this blog has them, along with an indie corner, TV reviews, and film reviews.
A circus inspired blog, TSS writes its book reviews in memo form, either funny or serious depending on the book being reviewed.
This classic bedtime story is just right for winding down the day as a joyful, silly group of animals scrub scrub scrub in the tub, brush and brush and brush their teeth, and finally rock and rock and rock to sleep.
All reviews are geared toward the Generation X, which includes modern books as well as ones from this blogger’s childhood.
This blog features book reviews (not all horror related), conventions, and spooky photographs.
Hermione is a book blogger who reads widely. She has an academic background in classics, film, and theatre, so she has a strong grasp of story, good writing, and character.
In a cozy bedtime chat with her mom, a young girl wonders how animal families might say good night. Would Wolf and his pup “kiss and then HOWL”? Would Bear and her cub “kiss and then GROWL”?
This blogger lives her reading life out in the open, which brings honesty and life to the process.
This blog is comprised of duo book reviewers who have an immense love for reading.
This self-proclaimed book nerd cross-posts her book reviews on multiple book websites: Amazon, B&N, Goodreads, Netgalley, etc. She reviews for publishing agencies and directly from authors.
Take Heart, My Child is a lyrical lullaby, and Ainsley shares her own hopes and dreams, and lets her child know that whatever challenges life brings, “Take heart, my child, I will—or, my love will—always be there for you.”
This blog posts reviews of underrated books that have either been requested by publishers or authors.
This blogger reviews books in all genres and loves to share good books with others. She is a netgalley top reviewer with a top reviewer badge, several auto approvals, and over 250 reviews on her site alone.
All sorts of genres find homes here on this book review blog.
Welcome to Astoria’s library, a mysterious place offering its visitors a unique chance to visit their favorite storybook lands. Neverland? Wonderland? Oz? They’re all a reality in this magical building, each of dreamlike world waiting to be explored.
Death by Tsundoku primarily features book reviews from all genres. However, there are a few themed post series as well. This includes series about critiquing writing, book clubs, and bookish event listicles.
Old Mate Media is a small independent publisher that offers a free service to review children’s picture books to help indie authors gain valuable exposure and access a quality review. With 20 years of media experience, their reviews are entertaining and well written, with additional feedback provided directly to the author.
Andrea is a librarian, writer, book blogger, and voracious reader. She began Reviews in the City as a follow-up to her blog specifically for indie books. Her blog features an author’s interview page, book reviews, and is a host site for online book tours.
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