You can’t have secret books on the site. Even if you set your profile to private, friends will still be able to see all of the book that you have. We started Goodreads to see our friends’ reviews and share our own.
Can people see what I’m reading on Goodreads?
Not very much. Private profile hides your personal information and a direct access to your profile, but all other information will be visible. When you write in My Writing, it’s visible in all public writings and everyone can read it.
Can I make my Goodreads reviews private?
Reviews can’t be made public. You could put them in your private notes.
How do I delete what I have read on Goodreads?
Click on the book and then click Remove from my books found near the bottom of the edit review page. Your review will be deleted when a book is removed from your shelves.
Who can see my Goodreads reviews?
- A year ago, faith was a member. Reviews are not private.
- A year ago, Brian was theerator. Hi, I’m there! You can change your privacy settings so that only your Goodreads friends can view your profile, but book reviews and status updates will always be visible from the book page.
Can anyone see my reviews on Goodreads?
Only your Goodreads friends can see your profile if it’s private. Your profile data, bookshelves, profile comments, and friend list are included.
Are Goodreads reviews public?
All book reviews are public and viewable on the book page. All book reviews are public and viewable on the book page.
How do I hide my rating on Goodreads?
- There is a book page.
- Next to my review, click edit.
- Next to the star rating is clear.