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Blog Spotlight | Wise Owl Book Review

I am running a feature spotlighting other Review & Giveaway Blogs. If you have one and would like to be featured, please email me at [email protected]

Today I would like to welcome Eileen from Wise Owl Book Review. I had a chance to learn more about her blog and here’s what she had to say…

Please tell me about yourself. 

Eileen Elkinson and reviewing companion wise owl love to read great fiction and crime/mystery books. We also love to support Indie Publishers and Indie bookstore.

Please tell me about your blog.

Our blog has two funtions: One to recommend new and upcoming books through our reviews. We also would like to sponsor giveaway contests twice a month. Our first one is up now.

How long have you been blogging?

We are relatively new on the blogging scene, but we are working hard to get the word out about us. We have big dreams.

How did you get started?

Came up with a concept we were very familiar with, reading and writing about it. The rest was spending time putting the blog together.

What kinds of products do you feature on your blog?

book reviews and book giveaways

What was your favourite giveaway?

The Help by Kathryn Stockett because it will our first.

Who does your blog appeal to?

Readers, readers, readers

What direction do you see your blog going in the future?

Hoping to have a large following and be able to offer many more book giveaways in larger quantities.

What is the biggest challenge you have faced so far with your blog?

Getting readers to comment and leave their email address so we can send them books if they win. Also to remember to click on Follower. Those are the two requests we make to enter our contests.

What do you love about blogging?

The sharing of what is good out there, and making such good friends with readers, reviewers, and authors.

Do you have a blogging pet peeve?


Do you have any advice for the readers entering your giveaway? newbie review bloggers?

To the readers: Follow the directions, they’re easy.
To newbies: We’re only a few steps in front of you. Really work at it.

Tell me some of your favourite blogs that you read.

Well, yours of course. shelf awareness, oh, too many to list, they’re all great.

How can people find you?


Stacie Vaughan

Stacie is the mom of two girls and lives in Ontario, Canada. She enjoys cooking/baking, photography, reading, DIY and is fueled by lots of coffee!

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