Friday, July 13, 2012

Follow Friday 11

Follow My Book Blog Friday is a weekly meme co-hosted by Parajunkee and Alison Can Read.

Q: What drove you to start book blogging in the first place?

I was looking on the Internet one day, and I found Good Reads.  I started posting reviews on it, and later started finding book blogs.  I heard about Net Galley and started to review MG and the occasional YA graphic novels.  The more I read book blogs, the more I started to want to have my own.  I already had a Good Reads account, and I just thought it made sense to start my own book blog.

How was your book blog born?


  1. EEEH! Yet another discovered GoodReads person! Great answer <3 Thank you for stopping by! New follower via RSS feed

    Vivian @ Vivaciously, Vivian

  2. I also started off with goodreads but I didn't really start reviewing till I started my blog. Old follower
    My FF: World of Books

  3. I came in to it via Goodreads, too. New follower :-)

  4. I actually didn't come across goodreads until after I started my blog! I now post reviews there as well, but I am not otherwise active there. I do a lot of blog hopping!

    Here's my Friday Hops

    I was a featured blogger!!

    Have a GREAT weekend!

    Old Follower :)

  5. Goodreads helped me feel confident to start blogging. I was already reviewing and talking books so it made the transition easier.

    My follow friday! Please visit!

  6. Yay for goodreads! Love that site. It definitely helped a lot when trying to start my blog.

    New follower via GFC!

    Would love for you to stop by my blog, Ensconced in YA!

  7. I started out with librarything, very simmilar :D

    Thanks for the follow, following back!

  8. Goodreads is awesome, and it's been in so many answers this week!
    New follower via GFC! Nice blog!

    You can check my FF post out on my blog here:

  9. That's so awesome that GoodReads led you to blogging! I was inspired to start my blog because a good friend of mine decided to start one, and I thought it would be great fun, and it has been! Have a great weekend, Amy!

    Molli | Once Upon a Prologue

  10. Hi! I follow your blog, and I am totally distracted by that sunny, yellow readathon button. I'm going to go see what that is all about. Happy Reading!

  11. Thank you for stopping by my blog and following!! Followed back via email and GFC =D

    Ahh books and college two things I can relate to with ya lol. I am currently a Sophomore in college and book obsessed (obviously lol)

    Happy Reading,
    -Becky @ Book Bite Reviews

  12. Great answer :) I think it's great that you've been on GR's before you started blogging. you've already had experience with reviewing books and all that. I didn't post my first review til I had my blog up and running. It was hard at first but I eventually go it together and voila!! lol.

    Following you back via GFC :)

    Ana♥ Beach Bum Reads

  13. A lot of people have said Goodreads as their answers for this, Goodreads is amazing! I didn't find it until after book blogging, and I've only recently figured out how to use it. :P

    *New GFC follower! Love your blog, Amy.(:

  14. I discovered through goodreads as well :D
    New follower~ Here is my FF :