As this is Book Blogger Appreciation Week, as part of the Hop, I will be sharing my “favorite book bloggers and why [I] love them”.
I, of course, have to begin with Seven Impossible Things Before Breakfast, commonly known as Seven Imp, a book blog about children’s books that is (if I may give my humble opinion) the preeminent children’s book world blog. Interviews, artwork, children’s book world discussions, this blog is a treasure trove of goodies waiting to be explored almost every day. Also, personally, they’re named after a Lewis Carroll Alice in Wonderland quote, so how can I not love that?
a thousand Books with Quotes is another blog I look up often, as I appreciate the sampling of quotes from each book with the general synopsis. Better than any “look inside!” preview, it whets the appetite even more to find out what those quotes are about and where they fit in to the overall plot.
Last, but not least, As the Crowe Flies and Reads by my friend and former co-worker Ms. Emily Crowe is a fabulous read-and-travel-log. Sharing informed opinions, asking critical question, reviewing great books, and showcasing incredible photography and travel stories, this is one of my favorite blogs whether I’m looking for a literary book recommendation or my next dream vacation.
1. Pen and Paper, who gave me a great idea for a post about a Shelf of Awesome, coming soon, I hope!
2. Blkosiner’s Book Blog hosted the original Shelf of Awesome idea.
3. A Trillian Books has an adorable blog design and great YA and adult book reviews.
4. For What It’s Worth also has a stylish blog design and combines book reviews with music reviews – how great is that? I love discovering both!
As always, check ’em out!
Also just discovered this Follow My Book Blog Friday:
Both, of course! (Of course for me, anyway.) But this blog is for my children’s/YA book review-related posts only. My adult book reviews can be found on Afterthoughts for Adults.
Thanks to Bloggin’ ‘Bout Books for turning me on to this!