Every Friday, for as long as I have people to spotlight, I will be posting about different book lovers that can be found on the internet!
Welcome to my Book Lover Spotlight!
Name: Jenn Blog Name:Bound to Writing Instagram:@bound_to_writing Twitter:@boundtowriting Others:Goodreads. Facebook. Pinterest. Bio: My name is Jenn. I am a self-published author (I go by Jennifer Leigh) and also a blogger. I am a recent TCNJ graduate and love my guinea pigs and cat. My favorite genre to read is pretty much anything young adult/new adult. I prefer historical fiction, mystery, contemporary, and romance genres within the young adult/new adult genre. I love helping readers find their next favorite book and writers find the resources needed to succeed. Follow along with me in this fun journey.
General Book Questions
What type of books do you read? (i.e. picture books, non-fiction, YA, Adult) I’m a big fan of young adult books.
What is your favourite genre to read? My favorite genre to read lately has been contemporaries. Though, I do really enjoy mysteries, romance and historical fiction books.
Do you ever read outside of your favourite genres? Occasionally a book catches my eye that is outside of my genre that I love reading.
How do you currently get your books? Currently, I purchase my own copy of a book, or I use my library app to listen to audiobooks.
What is your favourite thing about reading? I love reading because it gives me an escape from reality where I can explore places in a life that isn’t my own.
What type of posts do you love writing the most? I love writing posts about writing. Being that I’m a book blogger and author, I love being able to post tips for other readers, but also tips for writers.
What type of posts do you love reading? I love reading discussion posts about reading that provide a unique insight into being a reader.
How long does it take for you to write and post a review? Usually, I write my review the day I finish or within the week since I’ve finished a book.
Where do you share your blog posts? I share my blog posts on all of my social media channels including Facebook, Twitter, Pinterest, and Instagram.
What is your favourite thing about blogging? I love blogging because I feel like I’m able to help others with my posts.
Does your instagram have a theme? I’ve been trying to keep my theme based on the seasons. Though, sometimes it doesn’t always happen like that.
Do you just write reviews or do you do other posts too? I write a combination of posts. I post reviews, wrap ups about my writing and what I’ve read, about books I love, and tips for other authors.
How do you find inspiration for your photos? I find inspiration from other bookstagramers and from the props I use for my photos.
How long does it take to create a photo and upload it? It can take me anywhere from 10 minutes to an hour to create a photo that I would upload.
Where do you share your bookstagram posts? Usually, I share my bookstagram posts on my Instagram stories.
What is your favourite thing about bookstagram? I love seeing all of the creativity in my feed. There are so many crazy talented people on Instagram that it makes me strive to be more creative in my posts.
I'm just a twenty-something year old girl who has a passion for everything related to books, films and writing. I'm a part-time librarian, sharing my love of books and films with the world. I'm from the UK and love everything about the country. If you want to know more about me, feel free to follow me on twitter, add me on Facebook or e-mail me! :-)