Author: Jamie

Author Advice: Social Media Etiquette

Author Advice: Social Media Etiquette

Posted March 17, 2016 by Jamie in Author Advice / 5 Comments

Why Social Media Etiquette is Important… Much like with bloggers, Authors need to have proper social media etiquette — maybe even more so. Even though it should not be the case, readers see Authors as their Books and if an author does something on social media that turns a reader off from them, they are most likely not going to pick up their book. On the other hand, if an author handles their social media properly, it can have the opposite effect. Rather than break this up like the Blogger Advice series on the different social media websites, this will […]

Convince Me To Read (5): Seven Ways We Lie by Riley Redgate

Convince Me To Read (5): Seven Ways We Lie by Riley Redgate

Posted March 12, 2016 by Jamie in Convince Me To Read, Features, Reviews / 0 Comments

About Convince Me To Read Reviews While we all have fairly similar tastes, sometimes we need a little push to read a certain book. The Convince Me to Read Review will be a review of the novel plus a section on why we think the others would enjoy it. It may lead to a Two Peas in a Pod Review! Jamie’s review Disclaimer: I received a free copy of this book in exchange for an honest review. Check out our interview with Riley! “Hearts fit together like hands. Not by necessity. By choice.” p. 338 I really enjoyed this one […]

Convince Me To Read (4): Falling Kingdoms Series by Morgan Rhodes

Convince Me To Read (4): Falling Kingdoms Series by Morgan Rhodes

Posted March 5, 2016 by Jamie in Convince Me To Read, Features, Reviews / 0 Comments

About Convince Me To Read Reviews While we all have fairly similar tastes, sometimes we need a little push to read a certain book. The Convince Me to Read Review will be a review of the novel plus a section on why we think the others would enjoy it. It may lead to a Two Peas in a Pod Review! Today’s Review is a little different from past ones and Jamie tackles the entire FALLING KINGDOMS series, spoiler free of course!   Jamie’s review The fourth installment of this book, FROZEN TIDES, released in December 2015, and because I am […]

Two Peas in a Pod (1): THE IRON KING by Julie Kagawa

Two Peas in a Pod (1): THE IRON KING by Julie Kagawa

Posted February 20, 2016 by Jamie in Features, Reviews, Two Peas in a Pod Review / 0 Comments

One of the features here at Books Are My Fandom is our Two Peas in a Pod Review. Two of us will read and review a book as a team. We are choosing books we each haven’t read that sound good to us. Some of these choices may come from a Convince Me To Read review! Feel free to email us at hello@booksaremyfandom.com with your suggestions for books that two of us should read plus who you want to read them. Today Iris and Jamie tackle THE IRON KING by Julie Kagawa! Dani has already read the book a few […]

Author Advice: Review Requests

Author Advice: Review Requests

Posted February 19, 2016 by Jamie in Author Advice / 0 Comments

One of the best ways to promote your book is to have people read and review it. There are a lot of book bloggers out there that you can send a review request to that will help promote your novel. Most bloggers have enough of a following that, with a review posted on their blog, you could get a few more “to-read”s on Goodreads and even some sales! But the only way for this to happen is if you have a good pitch when you send a review request. I’m going to walk you through what the majority of bloggers […]