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Our Experience Using StoryGraph as a Buddy Reading Tool || A Discussion by Line @ First Line Reader and Naemi @ A Book Owl’s Corner

A Book Owl's Corner

Happy Friday, everyone!

If you’ve been keeping up with our wrap-ups, you’ll already know that Line @ First Line Reader and I recently buddy read Brandon Sanderson’s Elantris together. However, what you probably didn’t know was that we used StoryGraph to do it!

(That’s right – this idiot has finally figured out how to make the switch to StoryGraph and import her Goodreads data 😁 It only took me what, a year?)

And of course, we wouldn’t be true book bloggers if we didn’t exploit this experience to write a lengthy discussion post. Especially now that we’ve put in the effort and figured out how StoryGraph works!

After several experiments that involved not just our fully fleshed-out Elantris buddy read, but also a trial-run with Hanya Yanagihara’s To Paradise and some final tweaks with Julia Golding’s Dragonfly, we feel fairly confident that we know enough to give you all the…

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3 thoughts on “Our Experience Using StoryGraph as a Buddy Reading Tool || A Discussion by Line @ First Line Reader and Naemi @ A Book Owl’s Corner

  1. Does it count as me missing a post of yours if you’re reblogging one of mine and I don’t comment? 🤔 I’m not entirely sure and didn’t want to take that chance, so I thought I’d take a page out of your book and say thank you for how much fun this collab and all the buddy reading that went into it was! 🥰😁 We’re definitely getting the hang of this!! Although I think we do still have to get a bit better at picking out good books, should we ever do this again… 😜

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    1. I’m glad I’m not the only one who’s superstitious about that 😂 And about picking good books? Well, can we at least evolve past the stage of picking Sanderson books? Because I’m not sure I’m going to count Warbreaker as a good book either 😅

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      1. Yeah, maybe a different author wouldn’t be the worst… I’d actually be very surprised if you thought Warbreaker was good 🤣 But I hope my memory isn’t wrong about that it was at least way better than Elantris! 😅

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