Welcome to the Feature & Follow

Increase Blog FollowersThe Feature & Follow is hosted by TWO hosts, Parajunkee of Parajunkee’s View and Alison of Alison Can Read. Each host will have their own Feature Blog and this way it’ll allow us to show off more new blogs!

How does this work?

The goal is to increase blog followers and make friends. First you leave your name here on this post, (using the linky tools — keep scrolling!) then you create a post on your own blog that links back to this post (easiest way is to just grab the code under the #FF picture and put it in your post) and then you visit as many blogs as you can and tell them “hi” in their comments (on the post that has the #FF image). You follow them, they follow you. Win. Win. Just make sure to follow back if someone follows you! What sets this Hop apart from others, is our Feature. Each week we will showcase a Featured Blogger, from all different genres and areas. Who is our Feature today? Find out below. Just remember it is required, if you participate, to follow our Features and you must follow the hosts (Parajunkee & Alison Can Read) as a courtesy. How do you follow someone? Well, if you have a preference, state it in your #FF post. A lot of blogs are transitioning to WordPress in which they do not have the luxury of GFC, so an RSS subscription is appreciated or if you choose an email subscription. If you don’t have GFC please state in your post how you would like to be followed. All features are chosen randomly to be the feature. They are not chosen by content or name.

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Casual Readers

 When did you start blogging?
I recently answered this question (+ more) here.

What is your favorite part of book blogging?
My favorite part of book blogging is reading books, of course!
The fun part is then sharing my thoughts with YOU.

What type of books do you mainly blog about?
I don’t discriminate by genre. However, most posts you see here will be about general fiction.
Most commonly featured is whatever we’re reading for our book club group on Goodreads.

What is your favorite book(s)?
I have more favorite books than can be listed here!
So far this year, I have only handed out four 5-star ratings.

Ink Mage
Days of Blood & Starlight
The Rosie Project
We Were Liars

What has been the best thing that has happened to you because of book blogging?
The best thing about book blogging is YOU, the readers!

The best thing that has happened as a result of book blogging is interacting with all of the other awesome book bloggers.
I couldn’t be more proud to be part of such a wonderful community.


This weeks Question:

If you had a time machine (i.e. a TARDIS), where would you go?

No past, I’m scared of the past. Every book I’ve read where they time traveled to the past always ends in crazy. So, let us check out the future. Maybe 50 years…is that too conservative. I would like to know what I have to look forward to.

Parajunkee, Urban Fantasy, Blogger TipsNew Feature! Next weeks question will be a question


Post a funny Youtube video (doesn’t have to be book related).


Also if you are worried about your followers not knowing how to follow you — here are some great banners that you might use:

RSS GFC email bloglovin

Right Click, Save to your hard drive, upload to your #FF post and link to the “subscribe” link of your choice. RULES To join the fun and make new book blogger friends, just follow these simple rules:

    • (Required) Follow the Follow My Book Blog Friday Hosts {Parajunkee & Alison Can Read}
    • (Required) Follow our Featured Bloggers
    • Put your Blog name & URL in the Linky thing. You can also grab the code if you would like to insert it into your posts.
    • Grab the button up there and place it in a post, this post is for people to find a place to say “hi” in your comments and that they are now following you.
    • If you are using WordPress or another CMS that doesn’t have GFC (Google Friends Connect) state in your posts how you would like to be followed
    • Follow Follow Follow as many as you can, as many as you want, or just follow a few. The whole point is to make new friends and find new blogs. Also, don’t just follow, comment and say hi. Another blogger might not know you are a new follower if you don’t say “HI”
    • If someone comments and says they are following you, be a dear and follow back. Spread the Love…and the followers
    • If you’re new to the follow Friday hop, comment and let me know, so I can stop by and check out your blog!