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Bookish Presents for Every Reader on Your Holiday List

This year more than ever it’s important to shop early and shop local to help your favorite indie bookstores. Lucky for you, bookworms are the easiest people in the world to shop…

5 Ways Members Can Make the Most of NetGalley

Here on We Are Bookish, I’ve talked about ways to improve your Feedback Ratio, write critical book reviews, spruce up your Profile, and more! Now that we’ve covered the best ways to…

Tips for Starting a Buddy Read

Buddy reads are incredibly popular in the book community. They allow you and a friend to share in the experience of reading the same book together and discussing it. Essentially, they’re mini-book…

10 Amazing Virtual Book Events from 2020

Virtual book events have been a bright spot in 2020—allowing readers and authors from across the globe to connect and share in a love of books and the literary community. One of…

The Cat’s Meow: Authors on Their Feline BFFs

Did you know that October 29 is National Cat Day? What a purrfect holiday for cat lovers! To celebrate, we’ve asked some of our favorite authors about their feline friends. Read on…

8 Types of Audiobook Listeners

What type of audiobook listener are you? Audiobooks launched on NetGalley over the summer, and it’s been an exciting addition for members as well as our team (since we love sharing our…

25 Latinx Book Influencers to Follow

Do you love finding your next read from a book influencer? We do too. To make sure that your social media feed is just as diverse as your TBR pile, our book…

6 Ways to Improve Your NetGalley Feedback Ratio

On NetGalley, your Feedback Ratio is one of the key stats publishers consider when approving requests. The Feedback Ratio calculates the percentage of feedback to approved books and audiobooks. Publishers rely on…

20 Black Women to Follow on Bookstagram

Do you love finding your next read from a beautiful bookstagram photo? We do too. To make sure that your Instagram is just as diverse as your TBR pile, our book influencer…

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