Where Do You Fall On The Book Critic/Book Champion Continuum?
A complete navel-gazer today…
A pure book critic focuses on evaluation. A pure book champion focuses on promotion. Both are important for different reasons. I love that both exist.
Here’s where I’d put myself:
I write reviews (critic), but not for books I don’t care for. I like sharing books I’m enjoying on social media – often books that I don’t end up giving a full review here (champion).
Where do you fall on the critic/champion continuum?
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About Travis Jonker
Travis Jonker is an elementary school librarian in Michigan. He writes reviews (and the occasional article or two) for School Library Journal and is a member of the 2014 Caldecott committee. You can email Travis at firstname.lastname@example.org, or follow him on Twitter: @100scopenotes.
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