Ongoing Debates: Book Reviews and Digital vs. Print

Today I have the honor of appearing on two blogs, both great resources for writers. Gina's Library is a big supporter of books and authors. She works with both individual authors ¬†and organized book blog tours. That's a big task and one that is sincerely appreciated. Today, I am appearing on her blog to answer …

Fake Reviews Be Gone…But at What Cost?

There are many out there who have challenged the number of reviews some books have received (see here). Since those allegations, many authors have come forward and admitted to getting "fake" reviews in order to sell books. Some "reviewers" built businesses based on publishing these reviews. The costs continued to rise but authors paid for …