I have now transferred all my book reviews from my two previous websites and added a few more recent ones. I’m pleased at the number of hits I’ve had on my reviews as I haven’t included them on the front page or in the RSS feed, so the hits are mainly driven by search engine traffic.
Since adding my reviews, the 14 most popular reviews I’ve written are:
I am keen to write book reviews because it encourages me to think about the book and therefore helps me remember it, however I am out of practice. I often find I’ve been so engrossed in the book that I’ve forgotten to take notes and spend a lot of time afterwards flicking through the book afterwards to capture information. I am examining the style of my current reviews and thinking how I could write them so they are more helpful and also thinking about my process so I can write them as quickly as I read the books at time.