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How do covers matter in ebook vs. Simply because there are sentences that start either with "She" or "He". But I've never seen it that way so I'm surprised by this. While YA isn't all I read, in any given year, I still end up reading anywhere from x as many books by women vs.

Let the debate begin. These very analyses make people think in those terms and thereby calcify those boundaries. As far as I am concerned, I never read a book by the author's gender.

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I've read crappy books by men and women as well as I've read great books by men and women. Paul wrote: "It makes no difference to me if the author is male or female, a good book is just that.

There's a lot of well-documented press about the fact that women's books tend Antioch personals ads have "girly" covers instead of gender-neutral ones, and the VIDA count shows us that traditional book reviewers are predominantly male and books being reviewed in "top tier" publications are mostly by men.

I like to read books and histories. There is a long-term trend, this century, towards the feminisation of intellectual life.

Paul wrote: Sex men reading makes no difference to me if the author is male or female, a good book is just that.

So, enjoy this infographic! And she rocks! Because if the book is good, I'll seek out more books they have written, if its bad, I might not make the same effort.

I do like sex. And as the year draws to a close, what's your reading list breakdown look like? This year the readwomen movement inspired us to take a closer look at where readers fall along gender lines. But seriously, this is good stuff, showing some welcoming rebalancing in society.

A good book is a good book regardless of the gender of the person who wrote it. Coming soon: For our next infographic, we'll take a genre-specific look at reading books—along gender lines. I've never even thought about gender playing Gay teen dating turlock part in which books I've read.

Personally I don't pay attention to the author's gender when picking a book, at least not consciously. Nov 19, AM. As far as I am concerned, I enjoy reading books of both sexes. Men overall are my favorites. Though my two most read authors are male and female. Do men non-fiction than women?

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And what do they think of books written by the opposite sex? I honestly don't pay attention to whether an author is male or female.

You may be surprised. in with Facebook in options. I'm surprised that of the 50 most read books published infor each gender, only 5 of the fifty crossed gender bounds.

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But my favorite genre, Urban fantasy, is mainly women writers, and when I read romance, most of those are women writers.

I do like current books. I don't think I give much thought when I'm buying a book to what the gender of the author is, not really.

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But I do freely admit I still prefer authors. It depends on the book, the story, the writing etc.

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But what you don't say is what the overall gender Sluts from denver is on Goodre. So it can even out. A good book is a good book! I tend to assume I will like a random YA novel more when it's by a woman, and this often holds true.

I read both sexes but will be honest and say I female writers then males. Just not yet though!

I hope you're going to publish from the sci-fi section! I heard someone say there is an actual story within the s and though the writer who is female has not really written before her book that became a series I think that is admirable at least.

I suspect that a 0. So although these s are interesting, they're unlikely to reflect real-world gender differences. Take a look. Maas, JK Rowling, M. Anjelais, John Green Awkward first date aberdeen books that influence me as a writer and as a person are generally the ones that are to become my favourite books and authors.

I mean, my favorite authors are tied between J. K Rowling and Tolkien, a guy and girl. Lately most of my favorite books have been by female authors.

There are lo of books when I don't even remember the author's name oops. Are they reading their own gender? Sometimes I can't tell if an author is a woman or a man to start with but it doesn't really matter to me.

I'm entirely cool with that, most of my favourite authors are actually women. News and Interviews. Why limit yourself. Mostly men? Together with the stats team, engineers, and deers, we looked at a sample size of 40, active members on the site, 20, men and 20, women, Skien massage happy ending phuket determine what they were reading and what they were liking.

If you do not know who your demographic is, how can you appeal to them? It all depends upon the contents of the book :- There are both male and female authors whose work I don't like, as well as male and female authors whose work I love But in all honesty, there seem to be slightly more male authors on my 'read' list though.

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Welcome back. Search for a book to add a reference. Fun stuff - thank you for sharing. I've been making an effort this year to authoresses. Goodre. Jacinta wrote: "How about some analysis on whether we prefer authors from our own country?

I agree the different was minimal, but even that is interesting to see IMO. I honestly don't pay any attention to the author's gender when picking out a book but it would be interesting to run the same type of stats on one of my own bookshelves to see how typical I am.

I have always been told I read "guy" books, despite not being one. I have always been told I read "guy" books, despite not being one I's a spectrum, not a dichotomy, Toni I find it very difficult to read while having sex and don't say none of you were thinking that when you saw the heading.

I have been thinking of trying it though the romance genre is not my Big tits escort telford of tea or anything in that matter!

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I'm wondering if I should change my writing name Frances Penn, anyone? I believe there are many more women than men on the site and from observation, that seems to be true. However, it doesn't matter what gender the author is. I wonder if a certain book in a well-loved series is only hated because it is popular.

I just enjoy a good book period.

Practically any man who re this book will be able to Sex men reading something useful away from it.

But those stats are really interesting! I enjoy books by both sexes as long as they're good!! The survey is well organized. I like reading from both genders, even though I don't always check who the author even is.

There is enough sexism in this world without readers adding to it. Thank you Elizabeth for this data, reflecting on my reading habits I would say I prefer reading from my own gender.

For example I generally prefer to read a British or Australian author over an American author which may be a reflection my background. Personally it Groove coverage god is a girl in canada bother me with what gender the author is, as long as it's a good book I'm happy.

Interesting infographic - I love these studies for some reason. I've never even considered the author's gender before reading a book. If they did, I suspect you'd find that men read far less than women - and are less likely to read books by women than your figures suggest.

But I have never in my life read a book thinking "oh, this one is written by woman, I should like it more".

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What subgenres have the most overlap? Fascinating Infographic.

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Love the whole infographic idea by the way! You could have used the title as "Gender and Reading" instead of "Sex and Reading" Or are you in hunt of eyeballs?

About even? How were organization authors and books with multiple authors counted? Most of the times I don't even check the author, I just want the book. Add a reference: Book Author. Just a moment while we you in to your Goodre.

How about some analysis on whether we prefer authors from our own country? The author's gender has no bearing Escort babylon passaic what I enjoy. Levi wrote: "Also, I may be a stats nerd, but I really want a confidence interval on those star ratings.

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I got curious and had a look at the books I've been reading this year. When I'm finding a new book to read I never think about the author actually. What do men and women want when it comes to books?

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The quality of the book's content is important. This is interesting! Good writing is good writing, no matter the gender. To be honest, I've never thought about who the author of a book I'm reading was until after I read the book.

Fun Sex men reading - thank you for sharing.

For example I generally prefer to read a British or Australian author over an American author which may be a reflection of my background.

I love Patterson Grisham Koontz and other male authors but my favorite genre is written mainly by women. I have been thinking about it don't make fun please!

I do understand this study though; women write with a woman's sensitivity, as do men, therefore it makes sense that they would each appeal to people with the same sensitivity as them.

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I agree with Sara, as I too can enjoy books written by both sexes.

It would be interesting to see be reading preferences broken down by genre as well. Doesn't even cross my mind.

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Makes sense to me. If I like the story - I like it, if not - well, shame. Saurabh wrote: "You could have used the title as "Gender and Reading" instead of "Sex and Reading" Or are you in hunt of eyeballs?

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