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This blogger provides book reviews with sprinklings of culinary humor. Also included are musings about life and the overall craft of writing.
This blog is comprised of duo book reviewers who have an immense love for reading.
A NetGalley review, this blogger has reviewed over 400 books on Goodreads and counting. She uses a recipe review style on the books she reads, and she looks forward to more.
Mikael Blomkvist, a once-respected financial journalist, watches his professional life rapidly crumble around him. Prospects appear bleak until an unexpected offer to resurrect his name is extended by an industry titan. The catch is that Blomkvist must research a mysterious disappearance that has remained unsolved for nearly four decades.
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.
Lauren is a book reviewer and general literary article writer. Her favorite genres to review are fantasy, YA, paranormal romance, and historical fiction.
This blog features succinct and frequent book reviews. Cats are also known to be discussed.
One night, Mia Dennett enters a bar to meet her on-again, off-again boyfriend, but when he doesn’t show up, she leaves with an enigmatic stranger. At first Colin Thatcher seems like a safe one-night stand, but following Colin home will turn out to be the worst mistake of Mia’s life.
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 blogger loves posting poetry as well as reviewing crime thrillers and all things creepy!
What reviews often before their release? This blogger has you covered. Also check out their regular round-ups and lists.
When novelist Owen Quine goes missing, his wife calls in private detective Cormoran Strike. At first, Mrs. Quine just thinks her husband has gone off by himself for a few days—as he has done before—and she wants Strike to find him and bring him home. But as Strike investigates, it becomes clear that there is more to Quine’s disappearance.
Robert has an interesting mix of information about books, movies, screenwriting, and acting, including advice articles.
This blogger goes to lengths to produce detailed book reviews that balance the positives and negatives. Commentary may be colored by road trips, wine, and cooking.
As a former cataloging librarian, this blogger brings her book knowledge to her site. She writes fiction reviews and tries to promote debut fiction novelists.
Just after midnight, a snowdrift stopped the Orient Express in its tracks. The luxurious train was surprisingly full for the time of the year. But by the morning there was one passenger fewer. A passenger lay dead in his compartment, stabbed a dozen times, his door locked from the inside.
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.
This blogger reviews LGBTQ fiction and non-fiction. They also offer author interviews and guest blogs, particularly showcasing stories from Douwn Unda (Australia and New Zealand).
Pestered by her close New Jersey family, Stephanie Plum offers to catch high-school crush Joe Morelli, cop turned bail jumper, for her cousin Vinnie’s company. She questions “working girls” to find the missing girlfriend of vicious prizefighter Benito Ramirez while Joe secretly watches her back.
This blog features book reviews, news related to books, opinion posts, and of course, tea.
Making every word count, this blogger layers in her foodie culture around book reviews. Even the page descriptions are tasty! Bon appetite.
Outside of running a book club, this blogger tends to review books that she finds compelling and are worthy of conversation.
Comprising the series of short stories that made the fortunes of the Strand, the magazine in which they were first published, this volume won even more popularity for Sherlock Holmes and Dr. Watson. Holmes is at the height of his powers in many of his most famous cases, including The Red-Headed League, The Speckled Band, and The Blue Carbuncle.
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.
Visit for honest book reviews, giveaways, and book tours.
Christopher John Francis Boone knows all the countries of the world and their capitals and every prime number up to 7,057. He relates well to animals but has no understanding of human emotions. When a neighbor’s dog, Wellington, is killed. Christopher sets out to solve the murder.
Analee hosts tidbits from a group of bloggers that combined provide an entertaining read for any book lover, sprinkled around her book reviews.
This blogger includes outside research to work as a compliment to her book reviews, expanding the view outside of just one source of input.
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 the aftermath of the Spanish Civil War, Daniel, a book dealer’s son, mourns the loss of his mother and finds solace in a mysterious book. He then makes a shocking discovery: someone has been systematically destroying every copy of every book the author has written. Daniel’s quest opens a door into one of Barcelona’s darkest secrets.
This blogger capitalizes on her experience of youth to bring insight in her book reviews, particularly of the YA market.
These reviews tend to be short and to the point, crossing a wide variety of genres. She loves to discover new authors and hidden gems.
The book reviews are shared between the blogger and her daughter. They cross genres although mainly focus on YA and middle grade.
In Monte Carlo, our heroine is swept off her feet by the dashing widower Maxim and his sudden proposal of marriage. Orphaned and working as a lady’s maid, she can barely believe her luck. It is only when they arrive at his massive country estate that she realizes how large a shadow his late wife will cast over their lives.
This blogger lives her reading life out in the open, which brings honesty and life to the process.
Not only does TLE review books, but they also have a newly introduced TLE 3 book club consisting of extended reviews.
Erika keeps all of her reviews categorized by genre and date. She is a voracious reader of fiction and loves to share her discoveries with others.
The first woman detective in Brooklyn, Mary Handley tries to prove herself in a man’s world while solving a high profile murder. Mary Handley is a not your typical late-nineteenth century lady. She finds herself at the murder scene of Charles Goodrich, the brother of a prominent alderman and former bookkeeper of Thomas Edison.
As an editor at heart, this blogger reads every story with care, even to mention proofreading type comments in her book reviews. Indie books are most commonly on the menu.
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.
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.
In Paris, family and friends gather to mourn the tragic passing of Charlie Price—young, handsome, charming, a world-traveler—who is presumed dead after an explosion. Authorities find only a bloodied jacket, ID’d as Charlie’s, but is he really dead? Two ex-girlfriends of Charlie’s go on a quest together to find out.
Maren posts book reviews and tags, and she participates in challenges and read-a-thons. A book store or library is her paradise.
This blog keeps reviews brief and concise while suggesting ideal readers for the books read.
On this blog, the writer reads and listens to books constantly, reviewing for You’re History, Amazon and Vine, Goodreads, and quite often, by authors’ requests. The writer also works at two local historic house museums, and other posts reflect those interests, particularly medieval and U.S. History.
The Great Recession has shuffled Clay Jannon away from life as a San Francisco web-design drone and into the aisles of Mr. Penumbra’s 24-Hour Bookstore. But after a few days on the job, Clay discovers that the store is more curious than either its name or its gnomic owner might suggest.
Aside from being a writer, editor, and all-around wordsmith, H.E. Herbert also reviews books and posts them regularly.
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.
Long retired, Sherlock Holmes quietly pursues his study of honeybee behavior on the Sussex Downs. He never imagines he would encounter anyone whose intellect matched his own, much less an audacious teenage girl with a penchant for detection. Miss Mary Russell becomes Holmes’s pupil and quickly hones her talent for deduction, disguises and danger.
The best things in the world are books, chocolate, and baking…or at least, so says this blogger. That sounds pretty good to the rest of us too.
Not only does this blogger write book reviews, but she also promotes authors, particularly indie ones. Check out her website for many words and occasional giveaways.
This blogger reads everything she can get her hands on and posts an honest review about it. On her blog, she also participates in memes, tags, and host giveaways.
The Lovely Bones is the story of a family devastated by a gruesome murder–a murder recounted by the teenage victim. Upsetting, you say? Remarkably, first-time novelist Alice Sebold takes this difficult material and delivers a compelling and accomplished exploration of a fractured family’s need for peace and closure.
Specializing in two things: book reviews and author interviews.
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.
Book reviews of (mainly) literary fiction, historical fiction, and mystery/thriller. Other regular features include author Q&As, book extracts, cover reveals, and book related articles.
Sue Grafton’s X: Perhaps her darkest and most chilling novel, it features a remorseless serial killer who leaves no trace of his crimes. Once again breaking the rules and establishing new paths, Grafton wastes little time identifying this sociopath. The test is whether Kinsey can prove her case against him before she becomes his next victim.
This blogger openly displays her bookshelf for all to see what she reads. She mostly does book reviews on that blog, although she occasionally discusses books on her Booktube channel.
Her opinions on nonbook-related subjects are usually not the most common, yet she does her best to make her reviews fair and still reflect her personal style/preferences.
All sorts of genres find homes here on this book review blog.
The large house on the beach front in Bridgehampton has an infamous history. An elderly couple died in a fire that destroyed the building, but everyone in town knows that the fire was no accident, it was murder. The house was rebuilt, but the horror of the events that took place there still remains. And now two more dead bodies have been found.
As a self professed book geek, A Literary Mind is a nook of a place where its blogger can discuss all things books-related, be it bookish thoughts (such as her hatred for tiny fonts) to Challenges (She’s currently working her way through 4 different challenges).
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.
Joce offers regular author interviews in addition to book reviews, and keeps a book review index and an author interview index.
Inspector Thomas Lynley is mystified when he’s sent undercover to investigate a death at the request of the man’s wealthy uncle. The death has been ruled an accidental drowning, and nothing on the surface indicates otherwise. Lynley’s digging soon reveals that the Fairclough clan is awash in secrets, lies, and motives.
Along with book reviews, Liis offers guest posts and author interviews. In the works are giveaways in the future.
This blogger offers book reviews as well as chapter critique exchanges. Occasionally, portions of her writing appear in the feed.
Anne reviews traditionally published, physical-copy books and includes cat themes in a lot of her posts. She also has experience in the publishing industry.
Seth Hubbard is a wealthy man dying of lung cancer. He trusts no one. Before he hangs himself from a sycamore tree, Hubbard leaves a new, handwritten will. It is an act that drags his adult children, his maid, and Jake into a conflict as riveting and dramatic as the murder trial that made Brigance one of Ford County’s most notorious citizens, just three years earlier. The second will raises many more questions than it answers.
Vrushali reads books like people eat food. As an aspiring writer, she enjoys examining the form of writing when she reviews books.
This blog offers a plethora of features along with book reviews, including the weekly “Top Ten Tuesday,” “Waiting on Wednesday,” the monthly “Stacking the Shelves,” Book Tags, and Mind Spill discussions.
This blog features book reviews, articles, product reviews, educational topics, and giveaways.
Tracy Crosswhite has spent twenty years questioning the facts surrounding her sister’s murder. She doesn’t believe that Edmund House—a convicted rapist and the man condemned for Sarah’s murder—is the guilty party. As she searches for the real killer, she unearths dark, long-kept secrets.
This website features promotional posts, cover reveals, book tours, and author interviews.
This blogger writes the best reviews possible to help authors get their work in front of readers.
Janey provides book reviews, blog tours, cover reveals, and book blitzes.
Thread by thread, Joe unravels the tapestry of Carl’s conviction. But as he and Lila dig deeper into the circumstances of the crime, the stakes grow higher.
David features book reviews, author spotlights, and author interviews from his home base in the UK.
Spreading the joy of reading and talking about the journey into a new world.
This blogger posts short stories, book excerpts, writing advice, and book reviews for different genres.
In a small village in New York lives Jane Doe, a girl with no memory of who she is or where she came from. So when she is working at a diner and slowly begins to realize she can see dead people, she’s more than a little taken aback.
Kay gives honest reviews that both showcase the pros and cons of every book that she reads/reviews with a twist of her own unique personality and humor. She also participates in regular posts within the blogosphere that often include mentions and throw backs to books she’s reviewed in the past.
Kelly’s blog features a review archive, latest posts, about me, and currently reading. Besides that, honest reviews and real enthusiasm for social interaction drives it forward.
This blog features books for all ages, fiction and non-fiction.
A scathing and exhilarating thriller that begins with a husband’s obsession with the seemingly vacant house next door. The Winter Girl is the psychological thriller done to absolute perfection.
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.
Breezy remembers leaving the party: the warm, wet grass under her feet, her cheek still stinging from a slap to her face. But when she wakes up, scared and pulling dirt from her mouth, a year has passed and she can’t explain how.
This blog discusses books that inspire people, and fiction certainly falls into that category. There, they believe that any book can be inspiring if read at the right time.
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.
When the police started asking questions, Jean Taylor turned into a different woman. One who enabled her and her husband to carry on, when more bad things began to happen… But that woman’s husband died last week. And Jean doesn’t have to be her anymore.
This blog instills honestly in every review, sprinkled with some humor.
Imogene reviews almost any genre from both indie and traditionally published authors.
This blog features honest reviews with social platform cross-promotion. It’s also an active participant in blog tours as a tour host, cover reveals, and book blitzes.
When Ella overhears two attractive young men flirting with teenage girls on a train, she thinks nothing of it—until she realizes they are fresh out of prison. But just as she’s decided to call for help, something stops her. The next day, she wakes up to the news that one of the girls—beautiful, green-eyed Anna Ballard—has disappeared.
Seeking a clean and clear format, On My Kindle goes for a mobile friendly view of its book reviews.
The idea here is to read about publishing news, books, and authors, plus anything else that seems to fit.
The plan with this blog is to keep it focused on book reviews and reading, with the occasional foray into whatever strikes the author’s fancy.
Now, Jack finds it’s up to him to stop a crazed killer, save his parents, and win the hand of the girl he loves—but if he survives, will it be Jack who ends up with a broken heart?
This blog features succinct and frequent book reviews. Cats are also known to be discussed.
All reviews are geared toward the Generation X, which includes modern books as well as ones from this blogger’s childhood.
DCaRB is dedicated to book reviews, general book chat, recommendations, and more. The blog focuses mainly on Young Adult and Teen novels.
Two separate homicides, at different locations, with unrelated victims, have more in common than just being investigated by Boston PD detective Jane Rizzoli and medical examiner Maura Isles. In both cases, the bodies bear startling wounds—yet the actual cause of death is unknown.
Miles from the laid-back lifestyle of No Name Key, and just shy of the raucous nightlife of Miami and South Beach, lies Coconut Grove, a tropical oasis with a distinct Bohemian flair. Lately, a seedy underside has emerged along the Grove’s waterfront, preying on adventurous young women.
Stay tuned for more…
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