There are far too many blogs out there to list them all or even begin to read. Here, then, is a selection of the blogs that I do read. Expect this to grow.
A Common Reader ~ An independent book review site with an emphasis on literary fiction, biography, history and current affairs.
A Different Stripe ~ Notes from NYRB Classics
Asylum ~ John Self’s Asylum
bookemstevo ~ Review and discussion about books
Conversational Reading ~ The blog of the critic, writer, and editor, Scott Esposito
Guardian Books ~ News, opinions, and hype, courtesy of the Guardian.
Just William’s Luck ~ Reviews of literary fiction, modern classics and the odd classic too.
Kevin From Canada ~ Book reviews and more, sometimes with a Canadian slant.
Love German Books ~ “Biased and unprofessional reports” on German books and translation issues
The Mookse & The Gripes ~ Book reviews of contemporary literary fiction and modern classics.
Pechorin’s Journal ~ A mixture of literary fiction, crime, science fiction and the occasional bit of history or reportage.
Reading Matters ~ Book reviews of mainly modern and contemporary fiction
Ready Steady Book ~ An independent book review website, devoted to reviewing the very best books in literary fiction, poetry, history and philosophy.
Rob Around Books ~ Fiction, essays, cover appreciation, and more from the self-proclaimed “literary evangelist”.
Salonica ~ A virtual salon dedicated to international literature and culture.
This Space ~ Britain’s first book blogger (November 2000)
Three Percent ~ A resource for international literature at University of Rochester