August is “Write a book review on Amazon” month and I’m helping support this with a series of book reviewing themed posts.
Most author’s understand the value of book reviews, our real challenge is reaching the average book reader, for whom writing a book review is not a high priority.
Writing that bookreview – Rosie’s own Point of View. **WARNING – we’re going in deep** Don’t feel shocked, below are lots of points to consider, but only use a selection in a book review. Otherwise you’ll feel out of your depth.
So when I wrote my very first book reviews they were only about a couple of lines long. (Good news: Amazon now accepts really short reviews) I would finish a book, think about what I’d read but I only remembered bits especially if I’d read the book over a week or two. I might write something like this “I really liked…