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1 Mary DeKok Blowers
2 Michelle Mollohan
3 Micaela Alpert
4 Marilyn Ayer
5 Nadine Larter
6 Mina Rivera
7 Natasha Jackson
8 Michael Alexander Beas
9 Michelle Randall
10 Nadja Aboud
11 Melinda Hills
12 Michele VanOrt
13 Melissa Hayden
14 Melissa Russell
15 Natalie McGunigle
16 Melody Bussey
17 Michelle K. Pickett
18 Mike Powell
19 Molly Burkemper
20 Mark Pople
21 Nicolle Williams
22 Maureen Timerman
23 Nicole Lofton
24 Marissa Tapia
25 Nandita Keshavan
26 Mindy Detweiler
27 Nathan M. Beauchamp
28 Melissa Munoz
29 Michelle Stanley
30 Michael McManus
31 Michelle Vasquez
32 Martina Svyantek
33 Molly Edwards
34 Megan Williams
35 Misty Einhorn
36 Nicky Owle
37 Mohammed Ouhemmou
38 Mark Wayne Adams
39 Megan Tkacik
40 Michelle Robertson
41 Nashella Zarek
42 Marnie Wilson
43 Melinda Hence
44 Michael Crow
45 Marius Viktor Aragon
46 Melody Shepherd
47 Nicola Davies
48 Marsh Cassady
49 Michelle Lamoste
50 Nichole Moser
Mary DeKok Blowers Hello, my name is Mary. I am a writer/blogger and love to read! I am working full time in an administrative assistant capacity and still read several books a month.

I enjoy offering my support and opinions to authors through thoughtful and professional book reviews.
Michelle Mollohan Hello, my name is Michelle. I am a 35 year old mother of two: a 15 year old boy and 3 year old daughter. I have been married for 5 years. My husband and I have a farm with horses, donkeys, dogs, cats, rabbits and chickens. I have been a nurse in the mental health field for over 9 years. I recently delved into designing jewelry with my mother.

I have been an avid reader since childhood and I read a wide variety of topics due to my diverse interests and experiences. I love learning and being entertained by books, which in my opinion are better than visual media.
Malala Yousafzai Hello, my name is Micaela. I have loved to read ever since kindergarten, maybe even younger. I love to swim and program (computer programming), and I speak Chinese as well. I am a reviewer for several different publishers and am excited to be reviewing for Readers' Favorite.

I want to have a career in the literary field so being a reviewer allows me to improve my skills while helping others. I enjoy reading many genres and my favorite author is Malala Yousafzai (pictured left) who wrote 'I am Malala.'
Marilyn Ayre My name is Marilyn Ayer and I am a wife, mother, grandmother, nurse practitioner and a voracious reader. Reading has been a passion of mine since I got my first library card. Although I am not retired yet I still find time to read at least one book a week.

I am often awed at the amount of work that goes into creating a wonderful story, and am excited to be able to help new and existing authors with an honest and kind review of their work.
Nadine Larter My name is Nadine Larter and I'm a compulsive communicator living in the coastal town of Port Elizabeth, South Africa. By day I am an author and by night I watch far too much television. I'm a mom, a stepmom, a wife, a friend, a daughter and a sister and I am addicted to cupcakes and cookie dough.

I would love to review for Readers Favorite because I believe that in helping others I get to be part of creating a little bit of goodness in the world. I know that authors need all the help they can get, because I am one. I also know and appreciate what goes into a novel and how important honest feedback is. You can learn more about me on Facebook, Twitter, and on my blog.
Mina Rivera I am Mina Rivera and I love to read. My favorite genre is fantasy and historical fiction. I also read a lot of crime novels, mystery/detective stories, and romance. Recently, I've decided to read books included in the 1001 Books to Read Before You Die, Manbooker Prize, Pulitzer Prize, Pen/Faulkner, and Modern Library list. I am an entrepreneur handling a design and construction firm, a furniture manufacturing firm, an all-around events firm (conceptualization, management, and actualization), a photography business, and a bakeshop. I am also starting an online store selling hand-made home and fashion accessories.

Despite my many hats, I also dream of becoming a writer. With my love of reading, I feel the best way to start a writing career is to become a book reviewer. I am excited to be reviewing for Readers Favorite where I can both help and learn from fellow authors.
Natasha Jackson My name is Natasha Jackson and I am a professional writer, editor and researcher. I am also an avid reader and enjoy a variety of genres as long as the story is compelling and well-written.

I believe reviews are critical to the literary industry, and am proud to be able to lend my opinions to help authors and readers.
Michael Alexander Beas Hello, my name is Michael. I am an author and a freelance book reviewer getting close to 1,000 on Amazon Reviewers and ranked in the top 25 on Goodreads. I have two published books and am about to publish my third.

My favorite genres are thriller, action/adventure and fantasy, but I enjoy all types of books. I have an associate’s degree in business administration and a bachelor’s degree in business management and live in NC with my family. You can read more about me on my website.
Michelle Randall Hello, my name is Michelle. I love to read and review books. I am a stay-at-home mother of three children, have a degree in psychology and love to craft. I am active in supporting my children in their projects which include showing rabbits, theater, dance and show choir, guitar lessons and fiddle lessons.

I currently keep a blog with my reviews of the books that I have read. I love to share what I read and have met authors through the blog and find that to be inspiring. I read just about every genre of books out there, and am willing to try anything once.
Najah J. Aboud My name is Nadja J. Aboud. I am a former elementary teacher and journalist. Currently I'm the administrator, marketer, and writer at, a Muslim marriage and friendship networking site. I've written short stories, poems, several children's books, and one adult nonfiction book.

My number one job and satisfaction in life is being a mom to my lovely daughter, who has inspired me to write one of my most recent stories: "Two of Everything: Here and There." I want to be a book reviewer because it combines my passion for writing with access to a contemporary library of new authors.
Melinda Hills Hello, my name is Melinda Hills. As a retired educator, I have plenty of time to do all the reading I love, and the interest and ability to share my thoughts about the books I read in the form of quality, professional reviews.
Michele VanOrt Cozzens Michele VanOrt Cozzens is a journalist who has worked as a feature writer, editor, newspaper columnist and blogger. She is the author of three novels, including the award-winning "A Line Between Friends" and two non-fiction books. An avid reader and book reviewer, Michele's interests include memoirs, biographies, historical fiction and women's fiction.

As a reviewer, she considers herself "empathetic to the author," and is honest yet tactful when writing/publishing reviews. Michele has been married for 21 years and is the mother of two teenage daughters. Along with her family she splits time between Tucson, AZ and the Northwoods of Wisconsin. For more information, please visit her website.
Melissa Hayden My name is Melissa. I have a B.A. in English and Allied Language Arts and a M.A. in Composition and Rhetoric. I am experienced in writing, editing, and proofreading undergraduate and graduate level academic and creative works. I have a passion for language and I am attentive to detail. I love to read in my spare time and I discuss what I read with anyone who will listen.

I will read anything, but my go-to is usually YA fantasy and sci-fi and fiction fantasy and sci-fi. I occasionally like a good horror or suspense novel and I love comics. In non-fiction, I like to read cultural books, though sometimes other topics will catch my eye.
Melissa Russell My name is Melissa Russell and I find the older I get the more enveloped I get into a book then just "reading" it. I appreciate how a good author can take me on a journey or transport me to another place and time. I have been an avid reader for 30+ yrs and appreciate how difficult the writing process must be.

I have read over 1,000 books and enjoy Fiction as well as a great Biography. I am excited to be reviewing for Readers Favorite and hope to help as many authors as I can with honest and encouraging reviews of their work.
Natalie McGunigle Hello! My name is Natalie and I currently work in a call center, but what I want to do is write. I am an avid reader and enjoy sharing my opinions with authors and their future readers.

I currently write book reviews for my blog and am excited about reviewing for Readers' Favorite because of all the interesting genres they have to choose from.
Melody Bussey Hello, my name is Melody. Someone in my early childhood once told me that words can set you free. Oddly enough, I believed them. Words have truly set me free to live the life that I enjoy, and better yet, to provide many things for many people (and improve their lives), too.

I consider reviewing a way of helping others, and am honored to be a small part of their personal history.
Michelle K. Pickett Hello, my name is Michelle. I am the Amazon best-selliing author of PODs, a young adult dystopian/romance, and Unspeakable, a young adult realistic romance. I frequently review on my blog, which reaches an audience of more than 5,000 across many social media networks. As an author, I know the value of reviews. Whether good or constructive, all reviews give author an opportunity to learn about their readers and their own writing.

I enjoy providing reviews to other authors who are struggling to get their work seen in the huge global market place. I have been a reviewer for more than 2 years and am always honest and comprehensive, but in the spirit of helping authors learn and grow in their craft.
Mike Powell Mike Powell is a former British newspaper and radio journalist who hosted top-rated morning shows on several UK music radio stations before transitioning to station management. Powell designed the programming for award-winning station, Fox FM (Oxford) and formed his own radio investment, research and management company, Infinity Radio, which set up Pirate FM (Cornwall) with Powell as launch CEO, eventually building the group to well over 20 radio stations.

In 2002 he joined broadcast software company RCS where he is currently Senior Vice President of its International Division. In his spare time, and true to his journalistic roots, he loves to write, both fiction and non-fiction.
Molly Burkemper My name Molly Burkemper and I have always loved reading. As a young child of 9, I was the only student in the entire K-8 school that was allowed to check out multiple books at a time from the school library. The librarians looked forward to my visits and always had suggestions for me because they recognized my great love for books. In high school, I joined the Library Club to continue expressing my passion. Now, I write for myself.

I recently graduated college Summa Cum Laude with a degree in Philosophy, as well as minors in French and English. I am a not-yet-published author, and it has become my new passion. However, I still enjoy reading, and I like to tell people about the great books I've read. Nothing makes me happier than when someone reads a book I've recommended, and they have enjoyed it too.
Mark Pople Hello, my name is Mark. I am a retired teacher living in Houston, Texas. My 25 years of classroom experience includes teaching Regular and Advanced Placement English as well as Sociology to juniors and seniors in high school. I have recently had my debut novel, Rogers Park, accepted for publication by Black Rose Writing, and I am off to an encouraging start with the second installment in the series.

I attend weekly critique groups in Houston. I am also the winner of The Houston Writers House 2014 Novel Contest. In my free time I enjoy reading, writing, movies, and sports. I also paint and play racquetball on a regular basis. I am proud to be able to review my fellow author's work and provide them with honest reviews to help them and their readers.
Nicolle Williams I'm Nicolle and I am currently a student in England hoping to become a mathematics teacher within the next five years. I read everyday and don't limit myself to one or two genres, though my favorites are classics, young adult, romance and drama.

I am an avid Goodreader (reviewer for and am always on the lookout for the next big thing in the literary world.
Maureen Hello, my name is Maureen. My husband David and I have been married for 45 years, and have 2 grown children and 3 grandsons, ages 13, 4 and 5. We live in a home built by my hubby's great grandfather in 1855.

I spend a lot of time reading and love reviewing, and am excited to be reviewing for Readers Favorite.
Nicole Lofton My name is Nicole Lofton, I am a mommy, a domestic violence advocate, a blogger, as well as a writer. Reading is one my of passions and so I recently decided to do book reviews after being asked to write one. After writing my first book review, my loved for reading was rekindled.

Reviewing books is a way for me to do both of the things that I love to do which are reading and writing. You can learn more about me on my website.
Marissa Tapia Hello, my name is Marissa. I am a twenty year old college student working towards a Bachelor's degree in foreign language. I am an avid reader and read about two books a week. I've written a few stories on fan fiction websites and have taken two English classes and will take a creative writing class this spring.

As someone who aspired to be an author as a child, I have a great deal of respect for authors. They work very hard and put so much of themselves out there with their stories. I am proud to be able to lend a hand in helping to spread the word about their work as a reviewer.
Nandita Keshavan

Hello, my name is Nandita and I am a biological science graduate. I enjoy reading books which have valid evidence and sound, well explained concepts. I am also a writer of poetry and philosophy.

I provide honest reviews and enjoy sharing my opinions to help my fellow authors and their readers.

Mindy Detweiler Hi, my name is Mindy Detweiler. I live in Pennsylvania with my husband and daughter. I have two older children that are out on their own now. I work for an agency that helps developmentally disabled people with their living skills.

I read and review for several publishing companies. My interests in reading are varied and I love to read just about anything. I love to find new books and authors and share them with others, which I do on my blog.
Nathan M. Beauchamp Hello, my name is Nathan and I live near Chicago with my wife and two small boys. I have a B.A. in political science and an MFA in creative writing. I have written reviews on Amazon for almost 10 years and wrote 1300+ reviews during that time and am ranked as a Top 500 Amazon reviewer. I am also an Amazon Vine reviewer.

When I'm not writing, I'm reading! I usually read 2-3 books a week. Science Fiction is my favorite genre. For me, writing reviews is more than a hobby. I like to think critically about the books I read, why they work, where they could be improved, etc..
Melissa Munoz Hello, my name is Melissa. I am an avid reader, I finish reading a new book (or an old favorite) every few days. My favorite genres are romance, contemporary romance, and new adult. I love discovering new authors that write about relatable topics. My favorite kind of books are those that grab hold of you from the beginning and then before you know it you're done!

I consider myself a fast reader but that doesn't diminish my critical eye. I think the biggest gift I can give a new author, or even established authors, is an honest review so that they can improve their future work.
Michelle Stanley Hello, my name is Michelle. I love reading, and writing poetry and prose, which is is posted on a few sites including my blog. Reviewing books gives me the opportunity to further develop and hone my writing skills.

Being a freelance writer gives me the time to do the things I want, which includes reading. I have the satisfaction of mixing business with pleasure whenever I review books and I love every moment of it!
John Buchan Hello, my name is Michael and 13 years ago I retired from 40 years of running my own engineering manufacturing company, fighting successful Pro- Bono campaigns and chairing organizations. I felt I ‘had something important to say’ and began a writing career. Over the years I have penned several works, including the ‘The Six Essays for Freedom’, ‘The Golden Path Quintet’ and ‘How I write Romance.’

I enjoy many genres and authors, with one of my favorite authors being John Buchan (pictured left). I would like to give back to the writing community by helping others as a reviewer - and indeed to engage with fellow writers for it is we who ‘change the world.'
Michelle Vasquez Hello! My name is Michelle Vasquez. I grew up in central Missouri and now I live in Texas with my two teenage sons and my other 4-legged children: two cats and our miniature dachshund.

I work full time as an accountant at a local government agency. I am very active in our church and I lead a women's Bible study group. I'm an avid reader and carry a book with me everywhere I go.
Anne Bishop Hello, my name is Martina. I am a graduate student with a voracious appetite when it comes to the written word. I will read the owner's manual for cars that I do not even own if there is nothing else available. Each week, I go to the library and check out 10 books.

I love many different genres and books from new authors, but one of my favorite authors is Anne Bishop (pictured left).
Molly Edwards Hello! My name is Molly Edwards. I am a mom to two wonderful boys who hold my heart. I am also a part time pharmacy technician, which is my dream job...I love what I do! In my spare time, which I have a lot of since I only work part time, I love to read, quilt and collect books. I have bookshelves overflowing with books of all genres! In fact, you could say that I have a mini used book store right in my bedroom!

I am fortunate to be able to review books for Readers Favorite and Thomas Nelson, as well as many other publishing companies and authors. I review books for the sheer enjoyment of reading a good book, and to help spread the word about new, wonderful authors and their creations! I also have a blog called Reviews by Molly, where I post many of the reviews I have done. That's me in a nutshell!

Cassandra Clare Hello, my name is Megan. I am an avid book reader that likes to read almost any genre but I especially love romance, science fiction. One of my favorite authors is Cassandra Clare (pictured left). I have a book review blog that I post to nearly every day and I also do book blitzes and book tours.

I read anywhere from 3 to 6 books a day and have gotten many replies from authors and publishers thanking me for my reviews. I have also had people tell me that my review made them want to buy the book. I love being able to help others while doing something I love.
J.K. Rowling Hi everyone, my name is Misty. I am a college student at Southern New Hampshire University and I am working towards a degree in psychology. I am a vegetarian, I love animals, and I currently have three dogs.

I love reviewing books and sharing my opinions. I really enjoy fiction, specifically sci-fi, fantasy, suspense, and mystery, although I will try just about any genre. I have many favorite authors, including J.K. Rowling (pictured left).
Nicky Owle My name is Nicky and I'm a proud mother of three and a military wife. I've had the opportunity to move to different parts of the world as well as different places in the US. Wherever my family and I went so did my large book collection. I enjoy reading a wide variety of books and love to get lost in the worlds of the characters and their lives. I can sit for hours and lose myself in the worlds authors create.

Being a reviewer fuels my passion for reading and also allows me to provide an unbiased review to help others decide if they would also enjoy the book.
Mohammed  Ouhemmou Hello, my name is Mohammed. I speak Arabic, French, and English, and am currently studying for a masters degree in English and Comparative literature. I have been working as a freelance writer and translator for the last three years. I also work as a part-time editor for a few local newspapers.

I like reviewing books because it helps me practice my different languages and because I love reading and writing. In addition, I endeavor to provide insights that will be of use to authors and their readers.
Mark Wayne Adams Mark Wayne Adams is a multiple award-winning illustrator who has worked as an artist for Disney and Sea World. He is currently the CEO of an illustration and publishing company, is the president of the Florida Authors and Publishers Association, and is the judge for the annual Readers' Favorite Illustration Award competition.

Mark contributes his talents and time to the community locally and nationally. He promotes reading and writing via public speaking engagements, book signings and participation in book events from South Florida to Ohio. You can learn more about Mark on his website.
Megan T Hi! I'm Megan, I am a wife and mother of two beautiful children. I have a twin sister and a younger brother, and I love reading, dancing, chocolate, and Diet Dr. Pepper.

I worked in bookstore management for 8 years, then in January of 2010, I became a stay at home mom and started a book blog called Inspired by Fiction. Christian fiction is my favorite genre because the entertaining stories challenge and motivate me in my faith, attitudes, actions, and views.
Michelle Robertson Graduating from Cambria Rowe-Business College with an Associates Degree in Medical Office Administration, Michelle has worked as a contracted typist as well as freelance writer and is currently a stay-at-home mother of 2 young children.

Michelle is an avid book reader, reading and reviewing several books a month in many different genres.
Nashella Zarek Hello, my name is Nashella Zarek. I am an early elementary teacher with a Masters' Degree in Reading and Language Arts. I am an avid reader, a hobby writer, and love all things literacy-oriented!

I am excited to be able to contribute to the literary community by providing necessary reviews to authors and readers.
Marnie Wilson Hello, my name is Marnie. Reader, Writer, Mother of Teens, Wife, Homeschooler, Foodie, and Animal-Lover. I love many things, but nothing better than curling up with a good book, especially non-fiction. I have been passionate about reading and writing for as long as I can remember. At times these innate skills have been a part of my profession, at other times my obsession and avocation. I have had the good fortune to travel the world and revel in some of the finest lodging and dining facilities. I am a "foodie" who has tested and developed quite a few cooking and baking recipes.

Thus far in my career and volunteer endeavors I have been a global marketing manager for one of the world's largest accounting and consulting firms; conceived and owned my own small businesses; worked for several large hospitality industry companies; and, provided writing and marketing services for non-profits focused on children, education and parenting.
Melinda Hence Hello, my name is Melinda and I am a voracious reader. I cannot imagine a world or life without a really great book. I enjoy quiet, my independence, animals, peace. I am a mom to one, a daughter, a sister, and a friend to a close intimate circle.

I enjoy reading and writing reviews in the hopes of spreading and sharing my passion for reading as well as writing.
Michael Crow Hello, my name is Michael. I have been reviewing books for nearly ten years on various websites. I previously worked as an editor of "The Guillotine", an armature wrestling magazine for two years. I have also worked with credits for contributing to the roleplaying games "Roma Imperius", "Squireel Attack" and "Supers Inc." published by Hinterwelt Enterprises.

I am a life long fan of science fiction, fantasy, and horror genres. I have also taken a more recent interest in thrillers. I currently live In Minnesota with my wife, daughter and two cats and enjoy the summer festival season each year. During the day I work in medical coding and billing.
Neil Gaiman Hello, my name is Marius and I am from the Philippines. I am a book blogger and reviewer and have my own Young Adult book review blog called Forever YA. I enjoy many different genres in besides YA, and one of my favorite authors is Neil Gaiman (pictured left).
Baroness Emmuska Orczy Hello, my name is Arielle Bailey (pen name Melody Shepherd). I learned to read when I was four and have been devouring the written word ever since. Writing is my passion. I am an avid student of languages, history, and culture. I like reviewing books because I love sharing what I've read with other people and seeing them fall in love with something I enjoyed reading.

My favorite authors are Baroness Emmuska Orczy (pictured left) and J.R.R. Tolkien. I know how helpful reviews can be to authors, so it's nice to be able to give back to the world of literature.
Nicola Davies Hello! My name is Nicola and I am currently enrolled in a Journalism course. I have 5 pets, live with my flatmate who is an author and love to spend time with my family and friends.

I love to read and have just started my own book review website. I am looking forward to improving my skills as a writer as I create helpful reviews for authors and their readers.
Marsh Cassady Hello, my name is Marsh. I was a regular book reviewer for two national magazines and an arts newspaper in San Diego. I still write reviews occasionally for local papers. A former theatre and creative writing professor with a Ph.D. degree, I'm the author of fifty-four published books of my own in many genres and about twenty-five books that I've ghosted. I'd estimate that over the years I've had about 4000 short pieces published.

For thirty-seven years I've led all-genre writing workshops. For eight years I was co-publisher of a small press and have been editor of two magazines and two literary journals. I've also been a professional actor/director/scene designer and my art is in several area galleries. Before going to graduate school I was a newspaper journalist.
Michelle Lamoste Hello, my name is Michelle. I am a full-time mom, wife, writer, and communication specialist. No matter how busy I am, I never end the day without reading. Reading gives me the joy of discovering new places and opportunities for honing my skills. Every story I read--fiction or non-fiction--helps me develop empathy for others and most especially myself. It helps me understand better than any other media how fascinating our world and lives can be.

Each book I choose to read leaves an indelible mark because whether it's a moral lesson or a language tip, I know that I have picked up something valuable from another person's life or work.
Nichole Moser Nichole Moser was born and raised in Ontario, Canada. She always had her nose in a book, and as she grew her love of reading added to her budding love of writing. She earned her B.A Honours in Near Eastern Archaeology and Medieval Studies from Wilfrid Laurier University. Nicole is also the author of 'Revealing the Revolution' (published under the name N.M Sotzek), her debut novel and the first of a large-scale science-fiction series.

Nichole enjoys being a reviewer because it lets her help other writers with quality reviews of their work and helps her improve her own writing in the process.

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