Skidding in sideways…what a ride! 2015 Review #TuesdayBookBlog

I just want to thank everyone who has made 2015 a fantastic year here on Rosie Amber’s book review blog.

2015 Reading Challenge

By the close of midnight on December 31st I will have read 192 books in this year’s Goodreads reading challenge.

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My brilliant Book Review team have read and reviewed between them nearly 350 books.

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In October I met up with some of the review team in Sheffield and we talked “books” for almost 24 hours, we plan to meet again in 2016 and I would like to expand this and continue to meet more members of the team face to face.

In 2015 I published 834 posts and I’ve had more than 64000 blog post views.

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The best day was November 30th when we announced the voting OPEN for our #RBRT Golden Rose Book awards. You can catch up with the winners and runners-up here.

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During 2015 I took part in the April A to Z blog challenge



I created my Wednesday Wing posts full of writing tips / promo tips and advice from a readers point of view

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In June I ran my own Beach reads blog tour

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In September I co-organised The Romancing September book tour with Stephanie Hurt.

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We’ve posted profiles of the Book Review Team #RBRT You can meet them here

I created the #FridayFiveChallenge to highlight the importance of getting a book cover right to GRAB new readers.

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We launched the #TuesdayBookBlog hashtag on Twitter. Check out the rules here

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In November I ran my own Mystery Book tour.

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I’ve run two readathons to encourage readers to write reviews.

I finished the year co-author of The 12 Days of Christmas – by Her Indoors with Terry Tyler

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Happy New Year to All – We’ll be back on January 4th with much, much more.