Excellent piece on the tangled world of peer reviews.
"I'm of the opinion that authors should avoid reviewing books of their peers" Philip Kerr. By Kevin Williamson There's been a nice wee authorial square-go erupted between our very own Philip Kerr and Allan Massie. Its not quite the talk of The Scheme but Philip Kerr raises a fair point (above). Should authors review their peers? I can only speak for myself but Kerr's is an approach I've stuck rigidly to for the last 15 years, turning down every … Read More