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By Melissa Camacho, Common Sense Media Reviewer

age 14+

Insightful, mature book club series interviews star authors.

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This insightful series, the name of which comes from the growing vlogging community of book lovers on YouTube, features influencers talking to authors about what inspires them, and how they approach their literary work. From book club-style casual conversations and one-on-one interviews, to fun lightning rounds of question and answer sessions, viewers get the chance to learn more about the authors and their work.

It's interesting, but each of the installments, which are vary between 11-25 minutes in length, are so short and edited that they don't allow for truly in-depth conversations. As a result, each episode leaves you wanting more. But the fact that BookTube is inspired by a young generation of writers and readers is encouraging. If you love reading and writing, it's worth tuning into.

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