Here on the ‘Reader’s Spot’ I share the bookish love of our readers, from young adult to romance, chick-lit to murder mystery. Whether you are a reader looking for new books, or a writer wondering what your readers want, I hope you find this series enjoyable.
Next up to the Reader’s Spot is, Tracy Gilmore, a fan of Chicklit and Personal Development
1 What genre do you enjoy reading?
I enjoy personal development books, some chick lit and autobiographies.
2 Do you have a favourite author in this genre?
Jo Jo Moyes is my favourite chick lit author. Paulo Cohelo and Dr Wayne Dyer for the personal development to name just a couple, there’s so many!
3 How do you prefer to read your books?
Paperback and kindle, I love the feel of a book but if I see something I want to read it’s nice to be able to download it there and then, Kindle is great for travel too.
4 Where do you purchase your books?
Book stores, ebay, friends give me a lot, I use the library and Amazon too.
5 Where do you find out about the books you read?
Usually recommendations. The book I need to read usually appears at the right time.
6 Do you have a budget when buying books? Do you stick to it if you do?
What’s a budget ha ha, If there’s something I want to read I’ll pay up to £15.00, no more than that.
7 Do you write a review when you’ve finished reading? If so, where do you post this?
Sometimes, yes, kindle or Goodreads.
8 What do you look for in a book?
I’m usually drawn by the cover, I’ll read the first page and if it appeals to me I’ll buy it.
9 Where do you like to read?
10 What social media platforms are you active on? (Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, LinkedIn, Tumblr, Snapchat, Google+ etc)
All the ones listed, apart from Snapchat and Tumblr.