Opinion

German Diverse Books Project Hiatus

I started the German Diverse Books (#DeutscheDiversityB├╝cher) project at the beginning of this year. It was a lot of fun, but also really quite stressful. It seriously isn’t easy to find diverse books that were first published in German. Add #ownvoices to the mix and it leads to even fewer options. It was really difficult…… Continue reading German Diverse Books Project Hiatus

Opinion

Should you edit ratings and reviews of books after they’ve been published?

Hi everyone! I’ve got a new topic that I’d like to discuss with you today and that is editing ratings and reviews of books after they’ve been published on your blog/Goodreads/etc. Should you edit your rating and_or review of books after publishing them? Short answer: Yes! Long answer to when you should change it: It…… Continue reading Should you edit ratings and reviews of books after they’ve been published?

Opinion

Why I prefer reading #ownvoices

I had a discussion with some people I know, where they told me that┬áchoosing to read books about POC written by POC and books about women written by women is racist and sexist. It wasn’t a nice discussion, and it was rather strenuous as they did admit to having pushed my buttons deliberately (for fun?…… Continue reading Why I prefer reading #ownvoices