Book Blogging 101: What Should I Post First?

You’ve got your blog, it’s set up now…what do you post? What should my first post be? What am I going to post on my blog, other than book reviews?

These are all questions we’ve had, at some point in our blogging lives. You’re probably thinking your niche is books, which is mostly accurate, but I’ll list some other niche’s you can dabble in if you want. I’ll also be briefly breaking down the content types, giving you a quick summary of the types, pros and cons.

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A Thousand Perfect Notes by C G Drews (Book Review)

A Thousand Perfect Notes by C G Drews
Genre: Young Adult | Contemporary | Romance
Length: 282 pages
Published on June 7th 2018 by Orchard Books
Purchase: Amazon | Book Depository

bought via Waterstones

An emotionally charged story of music, abuse and, ultimately, hope.

Beck hates his life. He hates his violent mother. He hates his home. Most of all, he hates the piano that his mother forces him to play hour after hour, day after day. He will never play as she did before illness ended her career and left her bitter and broken. But Beck is too scared to stand up to his mother, and tell her his true passion, which is composing his own music – because the least suggestion of rebellion on his part ends in violence.

When Beck meets August, a girl full of life, energy and laughter, love begins to awaken within him and he glimpses a way to escape his painful existence. But dare he reach for it?

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Some Girls Bite by Chloe Neill (Book Review & Discussion)

Some Girls Bite by Chloe Neill
Series: Chicagoland Vampires #1
Genre: Adult | Paranormal | Urban Fantasy | Romance
Length: 341 pages
Published in March 2010 by Orion Publishing Group (first published April 7th 2009)
Purchase: Amazon | Book Depository

first read via library book, reread via purchased book from Amazon

Sure, the life of a graduate student wasn’t exactly glamorous, but it was Merit’s. She was doing fine until a rogue vampire attacked her. But he only got a sip before he was scared away by another bloodsucker–and this one decided the best way to save her life was to make her the walking undead.

Turns out her savior was the master vampire of Cadogan House. Now she’s traded sweating over her thesis for learning to fit in at a Hyde Park mansion full of vamps loyal to Ethan Sullivan. Of course, as a tall, green-eyed, four-hundred-year-old vampire, he has centuries’ worth of charm, but unfortunately, he expects her gratitude–and servitude.

But an inconvenient sunlight allergy and Ethan’s attitude are the least of her concerns. Someone’s still out to get her. Her initiation into Chicago’s nightlife may be the first skirmish in a war–and there will be blood.

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5 Things Bookdragons Do Before Going Away

Can you believe its January?! No me neither! strikeout I’m totally not writing this in October 2018 Anyhoo, it’s a new year and with a new year comes adventures! Whether that’s educational adventures, general holidays or you know…the weekend get away. Something I’m sure you book dragons know, is how your friends, family, partner will say how you don’t need that many books. I know, I know they don’t get it. It’s alright, we’re gonna get through this together.

Are you ready, as I run down the things most of us will do, to prepare to go on any type of getaway? Let’s dive into this.

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