edited: November 2016

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First of all, welcome. Thanks for stopping by.
This is my book review page where my complete reviews are stored. I am not a professional reviewer, just someone who likes books and likes writing about them for fun.

Full reviews are posted here and Leafmarks; ratings, partial reviews, and everything else can be found at Goodreads.

When not reading, I’m usually here. So feel free to leave a comment and I’ll get back to you soon.

A note about this blog

This page isn’t so much a blog but an archive of my reviews. I started it a few years ago after Goodreads revised its terms of service regarding book reviews, and it was clear that there would be a major shake up. I needed a place to store my reviews just in case one of them no longer complied with GR’s new TOS. WordPress was the perfect place for what I required, and so off I went and here I am still.

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Book covers are found using Google images. Credits and rights belong to their owners. If an image belongs to you and you would like it removed, let me know and I will remove it.

12 thoughts on “About

    • 1stavenue May 3, 2014 / 11:29 am

      Thanks for including me. In the spirit of the Liebster Award, I will definitely try to make a post.


  1. stephswint June 23, 2014 / 1:39 pm

    I am nomination you for the ‘Very Inspiring Blogger Award.’ I know not everyone is about awards but this one is an exception even if you don’t like the process. It shows that you are inspiring others and I want you to know you inspire me. It’s not for everyone, however, and it should not create pressure or frustration. You can find information at http://bookishswint.wordpress.com/2014/06/23/very-inspiring-blogger-award/


  2. stephswint August 27, 2014 / 6:07 pm

    I have nominated you for the Liebster Award. I know these things circle about. If you have already done it you can ignore it or do what I did. I got nominated a second time and since it helps other blogs out by getting new viewers I thought I would participate again. You know I Iove your blog so I had to nominate you:) The rules you can find here


    • 1stavenue August 27, 2014 / 7:31 pm

      Thanks for another nomination, Stephanie. I still haven’t gotten to your last nom; am so behind. Sorry! Will get to this one soon.

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      • stephswint August 27, 2014 / 7:55 pm

        No worries! This is the last thing to worry about, but I would love to see the answers


        • 1stavenue August 27, 2014 / 10:13 pm

          In that case, I’ll try to get to it sooner. 🙂 These awards and nominations are really fun and I’d love to get involved more, but I always run out of people to tag since I’m not following that many.

          Liked by 1 person

  3. ahouseofbooks December 4, 2014 / 1:59 pm

    Just came across your blog – you write a pretty amazing book review! Please feel free to check out ahouseofbooks if you get a chance as I welcome any constructive feedback from fellow book bloggers. 🙂


    • 1stavenue December 4, 2014 / 3:10 pm

      Thanks for stopping by. I’m glad to run into another reader around here. 🙂


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