Busting the Newbie Blues
An annual event designed to help newbie YA book bloggers network, learn the ropes from seasoned bloggers, and bust their newbie blues! This event is open to new and established bloggers. The linky lists are closed, but all posts are still open to comments.
2012's Busting the Newbie Blues (with contents list)
2010's Busting the Newbie Blues
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The Historical Fantasy Jubilee
An event hosted by myself and Ruby from Ruby's Reads celebrating the historical fantasy genre. Includes author interviews, author guest posts, book reviews, cover reviews, book lists, discussions, and more! The giveaways are closed, but all posts are still open to comments.
Books I Got: Posts about the books I received that week(s) to help put new books on our radars.
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Discussion Posts: I explore some book/reading-related topic and invite readers to share their thoughts. This feature usually occurs once a month.
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If I Like This...: A randomly occurring feature where I highlight a book and ask for suggestions on similar books.
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Cover Review Posts: I highlight a cover that I love or hate and talk about why. I also guess at what the book might be about based on the cover and compare my expectations to the reality of the book. Occasionally I will spotlight one of my favorite cover artists and show examples of their work.
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Tips & Tricks: I explain some aspect of blogging. Think of it as "Blogging 101" with explanations of HTML and tips to increase readership on your blog. These posts typically occur once a month.
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Recap: I list links to what was posted each month and any questions or news I may have for followers. I also include a list of the books I read, what I am currently reading, and the books I DNF-ed.
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No More Waiting: I highlight books that have been recently released. I also highlight any book deals I've seen lately. This feature typically runs every fourth Wednesday.
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Review Comparison: I pick a book I have reviewed and then pull out the pros and cons of the book based on my review and reviews written by other bloggers. This feature usually occurs once a month.
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Spotlight List: I pick a topic or theme and then highlight some books that fall into that theme. Spotlights are usually posted once a month.
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Waiting on Wednesday: A weekly meme hosted by Jill at Breaking the Spine where upcoming books I'm eagerly anticipating are featured. I will partake in this meme about once a month and list a few books.
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