Living for the Books was created in July 2012 and it features book reviews, discussion posts, and new releases with the occasional giveaway, interview, and blog tour. We mainly feature young adult books, with some middle grade, new adult, and adult books mixed in.

If you're interested in asking for a review request please read our review policies. If you would like to suggest a topic for discussion check out the Thoughts for Thursday page. Also don't hesitate to comment on any of the posts. It is always great to hear from our readers and it encourages us to keep blogging. 


I’m just the average book loving college student. I've been blogging for almost four years now, although it's kind of been off and on due to school. I’m obsessed with books and numerous tv shows and movies such as Hannibal, Avengers, Once Upon a Time, Lost, American Horror Story, How to Get Away with Murder, Game of Thrones, Orange is the New Black, and Supernatural.

I started this blog on July 8, 2012 as a way to share my opinion on books without driving the people around me crazy and as a way to meet more people that love books as much as I do!

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Hello! I’m a student at Northeastern here in good ol' Boston! I'm an English Major with an International Film and Cultures minor and an East Asian Studies minor. I’m a total fangirl when it comes to books and numerous tv shows and movies such as Marvel, The Walking Dead, Star Trek, and Game of Thrones. I’m an aspiring publisher and hope that the exposure to books and authors I have now will help me along the way.

I started blogging at Love at First Write on June 30, 2013 because the people around me in my little town don’t read like I do. Besides, sharing my opinion online means I get to discuss with even more people about the books I’ve read! On March 1, 2015 Erika asked me to be a contributor to Living for the Books and I’m super excited to be here!

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Amy EC said...

Hey Erika :) I just thought that I'd leave you a comment! I was just reading through your reviews and blog and I love them! They for sure leave me wanting the book that you have reviewed :)

(My favourite genre has to be paranormal too- I love it!)

I just popped my email in, so I can't wait to get new updates from you in my inbox!

Wonderful blog, can't wait for more :)

(Posted that last comment to early, sorry!)

Erika Anderson said...

Hi Amy! Thanks for following me and it really means a lot that you commented!

Fariba Ishrar said...

Hey Erika! It's Fari (from Goodreads...IDK if you have any idea what I'm talking about...xD)!

Anyways, I LOVE your blog! <3

Erika Anderson said...

Hi Fari! Yes I know what you're talking about :)

Thanks! :)

Ruby :) said...

SHERLOCK! Sorry, I'm sort obsessed with that show... :) I love the blog, and the head and button are fab!

Ruby @ http://feedmebooksnow.blogspot.co.uk

Erika A said...

Me too! I can't wait for season 3 to come out. Thanks :)

Daniela Norris said...

Excellent blog, Erika. Love it and just blogged about it here www.danielanorris.com


Erika A said...

Wow thanks!

PinkAvenger Prime said...

Your blog is cool!

Erika A said...

Wow thanks :)

Shouni said...

I just found your blog, I think it's awesome! Great job!

dioreza silvestre said...

hey, I love hannibal too and Avengers

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