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Discussion: Humongous Books and Do You Read Them?

Hello everyone! There has been a particular book on my TBR for a while now. I have heard great things about this novel, but am a little hesitant to read it. This is because at 1,006 pages, it’s a humongous book. Now you might be wondering how an avid reader can be intimidated by big…… Continue reading Discussion: Humongous Books and Do You Read Them?

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Discussion: Writing Negative Book Reviews

Hi everyone! In my last discussion post, I wrote about authors being tagged in negative reviews. Everyone who commented agreed that this practise is not fair on authors. It got me thinking about negative book reviews in general and whether they are necessary. For my first review on this blog, I rated a book 2…… Continue reading Discussion: Writing Negative Book Reviews

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Discussion: Tagging Authors in Negative Reviews

Hi everyone! I hope you’re well. Today I would like to talk about authors being tagged in negative reviews. Last year, I created Instagram and Twitter accounts for my book blog. One of the perks of these sites is that you can tag authors. So for example, if you post a link to a book…… Continue reading Discussion: Tagging Authors in Negative Reviews

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#Books is Working Again on Instagram

Hi everyone! I recently wrote about how #books was broken on Instagram. When I had used that hashtag on my post, only my followers were able to see my picture. After I edited the post and removed #books, everyone could see the photo. Today, I decided to share another picture on Instagram and check whether…… Continue reading #Books is Working Again on Instagram

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Banned Instagram Hashtags Includes #Books

Hi everyone! A couple of weeks ago, I tweeted my surprise at learning that #books has been banned on Instagram. I had just posted a picture there and noticed that it hadn’t appeared in a hashtag feed. After searching online, it turns out that quite a few hashtags are banned/broken on Instagram. Since the start…… Continue reading Banned Instagram Hashtags Includes #Books