Book Club and Book Blogging

As a bookseller and avid reader, I was very keen on joining book clubs to discuss books with members of the club. Due to geographical restriction, I can only join...

Poll: Blogging Platforms

Let’s have a vote on the blogging platforms you’re using for your blog and tell me in the comment why did you choose it and do you plan to migrate...

Abandoning a Book Due to Comprehension Problem

I’ve recently granted to review a fantasy novel on NetGalley. When I started reading it, I have problem comprehending the paragraphs. I tried hard to read through the second chapter...

Likable vs Unlikable Character

Since I started writing my first story (a psychological thriller), I plan to portray the main character as a likable character. She is the weak type of person that you would want...

Are You A Book Collector?

I’ve been selling books for 2 years now. I’ve met some of the customers who requested to have exact edition of a book. It was obvious that they are a...

The Melancholy of Book Recommendation

I’ve been a bookseller for two years. I started reading seriously since two years ago. I am an avid reader but I didn’t read enough to provide book recommendation to...

Why Do You Blog?

Why do you blog? This question should be the first to ask myself when I started this blog. It came to my mind again today and I thought of writing...

How Do You Rate Books You’ve Read?

Do you apply a set of standards when rating a book? Goodreads, Amazon and other major book-related websites use 5-star rating system to rate a book. I practice the same 5-solid-star...