Review as you go, or wait until you're done?
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Do you generally save the writing of your review for after you've completed reading (perhaps to reserve judgement), or do you review/edit as you go by my method to get those added benefits?
usually page reference to something I will include in review, often an idea sparked by what read. (More notes generally indicates a more favorable review than if notes are few.)
It can also happen that I change my ideas about what to do with a review because I see that what I originally had in mind doesn't add anything to what half a dozen other people have already said in their reviews, and I go back and take a different approach (e.g. write something more subjective if everyone else has written a synopsis, or pick up some obscure detail that caught my attention...).
I try to get around to writing my reviews within a week or so of finishing a book, although at times they may slide for a couple of months (making it MUCH harder to do a decent review). Oddly, I find it VERY hard to write book reviews at my desk ... just too many distractions ... so I have to block out a chunk of time (usually 6-7 hours) to go over to Starbucks and just plow into the reviews (since most have been running 1200-2000 words of late, it takes me a good 2-3 hours to knock one out).
Once done, I publish them to my main blog, and to my book review blog, and then flog out the links to Facebook, Twitter, Google+, LinkedIn, and Pinterest. If a review starts getting some discussion going, I'll re-publish it as a "post" over on that new section of LinkedIn.
Since Google has changed the algorithm so that they're not really punishing folks for cross-posting stuff, I have been considering adding Tumblr, G+, and that new post thing on FB as well.
I think I may still encounter endings that don't correctly reflect the story's contents to that point. Or a surprise twist now and then. But I don't think I'll often meet an ending that entirely upends my opinion of all the contents that came before.