Most of us have experienced book reviews, whether it’s reading or writing them. If we are looking for a good book, we might scan other readers’ reviews to decide if the book is worth buying. If we write reviews, we might worry about offending the author or experience negative responses for writing a critical review. If we are an author, we might feel frustrated when a reviewer posts comments that are harsh or unfair. If we are a new or aspiring author, we might feel confused trying to decide which criticism to take and which to ignore.
It’s complicated! Let’s talk about a few of these items, starting with the types of reviews and their purposes. I’ll share two examples of reviews, one positive and one negative. Later, I’ll share some responses from quite a few reviewers I’ve interviewed. I’ll also open discussion for questions and advice about…
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I finally got my Christmas tree up. Yes, it is a fiber optics tree. This year I decided to put a few of the homemade ornaments on. Some my grandma made and I cross-stitched a few of them. I didn’t put a lot on, but I think it looks really nice.
Now I can’t wait for my son to get home from college to see it. I haven’t seen Wyatt since we dropped him off in New York in August. I am so excited to see him.
Tomorrow night I will be making waffle cookies, hundred dollar cake (chocolate cake) and pickle dip for work on Tuesday.
Have a great night!
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I just wanted to give a quick update on what I’ve been doing. March has been a hectic month. I’ve had edits, stories, and more edits to complete. Also, we’ve had snow here and for March that is a surprise. Easter is not far away but Friday 29th is a release day. I’m sorry I haven’t kept everything updated but I’ve been completely swamped.
Expecting the Playboy’s Baby is released. Here is cover art and blurb.
Jennifer Dixon never expected to meet Patrick Thompson let alone be pregnant with his baby. One night of passion together should never have had consequences, but it did.
Patrick never forgot the woman who saw beneath the playboy exterior. He wanted her and he intends to keep her. When he discovers his mystery woman is pregnant with his child he sets out to woo her.
However, outsiders are determined to break them…
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