Reblogged from David's 'Clan' Blog:

The sale of Goodreads to Amazon sent me looking for alternative websites for my reviews...and eventually brought me here, among other places. Today's my first day. I hope it works out.


In the meantime, I've started a community on Google Plus called "Escaping Amazon". It's for Goodreads refugees like myself to discuss our options, and also for anyone who wants to avoid shopping at


Anyone can join. It's at .