How do you discover
I usually find new stuff through recommendations from people especially Bill Gates or I just find something catchy at a store.
I tend to walk around book stores and look for interesting covers and, if the story appeals, I’ll check it out.
lead by random universal forces to something new
Recommendations from people and I try to give recommedations
This group, newspapers, and nonfiction authors often refer to other authors worth checking out.
Many book clubs!
Here, goodreads, and npr
This podcast is great. My tbr list is significantly longer. https://itunes.apple.com/us/podcast/what-should-i-read-next/id1073499086?mt=2
Here, goodreads, and I use overdrive through my library and I just pick a genre and look for anything that catches my eye.
My library. When I request a book online they have suggestions of other books that are similar to the ones I request.
People magazine always has good suggestions
From this group, I learned about ‘Goodreads’ – it looks promising.
Also, I will take my dog on a long walk which allows me to browse 2 “My Little Neighborhood Libraries”
This is a great place to learn about new books, especially from new authors who don’t have the exposure but might have exactly what you’d like.
Well I let the book find me💖📚
A lot of times I find them through recommendations on Amazon when looking up books. Also, Goodreads gives suggestions based on what I read. I also get them on here from other people.
I roam in used books market and visit book stalls to discover new books . This seems to me a spiritual journey.
New release section at the downtown library
I Google if you like specific author , for instance John Sanford, then you might like…
One day I was walking my dog and a cloud burst caught me in the open! I duct into a door way to wait it out and a door opened and a hand clamped my shoulder! I jumped and turned around and a gentleman said come in and get out of this cloud burst! I thanked him and stepped in to a wonderfully warm and cozy lived in home and first thing I noticed was lots of books and a desk with paper and pens! I was ushered to achair and offered a cup of coffee and my dog a treat! I thanked him and said I love books and read alot! The man Smiled and walked over to a shelf and got a hard back book out and went to his desk and signed the inside cover and handed it to me! This was a author and he gave me a First edition of Dune,Signed by him,Frank Herbert💖📚😉 So I have always let the stories /books find me💖📚😉👋
Mainly by book club selections, or receiving free review copies.
Library, word of mouth, facebook, browsing Amazon
The bookstore or posts.
Library gazing, good reads , and book clubs
This group!!! 😂😂
I get a lot of suggestions on Facebook. Or I find them at used book shops. I also read a lot of classics.
Booktubers. YouTube is a fantastic platform for finding new books.
goodreads and youtube
I like going to Barnes and Noble. If I see a book that looks good I take it’s picture and when I get home put it on my very long Amazon wish list and/or look to see is my library has it.
Goodreads, this group, the Library, Barnes and Noble, the used book store in my town/city!!
Madeline Mullikin Rumore is Barnes and Noble may be closing it’s doors due to competion📚😑
@Michael oh no!!! That’s terrible 😕😕😭
Through my favorite goodreads reviewers and booktubers.
I can practically say I live at the bookstore, so I see/hear about new books all the time
This group, and Twitter. Following book bloggers is a great way to discover new books.
library or library overdrive
bookbub or amazon search
Libraries, thrift stores and word of mouth basically.
Here , friends and Goodreads
I just go to the library and browse
Goodreads. Charity shops. Friends. Normal bookshops.
Goodreads mostly. I don’t find the recommendations section that useful but if you go to a book you like they have similar books suggested.
Facebook groups, Freebooksy, browsing WuxiaWorld because I do like reading Chinese and Korean light novels…
This site lol
This page <3
Instagram…Bookstagram. facebook, goodreads, Twitter…i take screen shots of titles, covers and authors’ names. Then I go through my pics and check stuff out or buy it.
Surrounding yourself with book lovers… Going to the library or walking into a book store…
Book parties, reading groups, recommendations.
I grab random ones from the library
Generally browsing used bookstore or websites, thrift stores, garage sales. This site. Friends.
You Tubers who talk about books, Goodreads, Amazon, and Audible.
Oh yes, definitely Booktube! Slipped my mind.
My sister reads a lot of the same type of books I read so she recommends books to me also.
aalbc website and amazon and looking up the authors name
I honestly find a lot of books on pinterest and then look them up online
Here for one! Goodreads, ads pop up on my tablet too!!
Try indie authors like me, that suggest books like mine, Trapped: Autumn, give them a chance and spread the word… Get invested in the indie game, you might get surprised
The Internet – it is a constant source, way too many to obtain all of them! Also sometimes at bookstores.
Mostly on YouTube
YouTube. There’s always someone on there with an opinion on a book I’ve never heard of.
@Whitney, BookTubers are the babe of my TBR
Instagram… i follow publishers and other bookish people and of course the authors I love because the good ones will share what they’re reading to give kudos to their colleagues.
Here, Amazon, browsing B&N
Here, Amazon, Goodreads and free e-book sites.
Lithub, Geist, CBC/Books page and contests for Canadian lit, essays and criticism books, reference books by lit megastars like Henry Miller’s The Books in My Life and Eco’s Confessions of a Young Novelist. Newspaper reviews, friends, people I trust.
facebook groups, magazines, goodreads, browsing book shelves
I ask the Voices in my head!😨😂
Youtube, Facebook book groups/pages/email/instagram/goodreads and word of mouth…
Recommendations, Facebook, sometimes a tv show (like Rory’s booklist if I need a recommendation or when a book gets to do a movie/tv show) and if I find a book when I am at a bookstore
http://ebookbike.com/ free books.
Goodreads Bookstagrams Facebook groups
I have no idea! They might in fact be stalking me… I often feel ambushed by new books or authors. I do not go looking, or if I do it does not register as so with me. I just need to actively sort through the ones I somehow stumble upon. The challenge for me is not in the finding of a book to read. It is choosing one (or two or three) to read at a time.
Goodreads, instagram, the groups on Facebook 😊
Browsing at the library
@Britany lol reminds me of a farm animal grazing,browzing
Browse bookstores weekly. Cruise Amazon
Instagram and reccomendations by friends
Just browsing a bookstore but not buying (borrowing from the library later.) Browsing the stacks in the library. That’s how I found some of my favorite books.
Reviews, meandering through bookstores, suggestions from friends, book club, suggestions from bookstore staff, etc.
What she said…
Amazon best books of the month lists. They’re typically great reads but these lists are so dangerous to my wallet.
Read synopses, check out book lists.
This group!!! 😁
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