Submitting Your Book
I’m always looking for new books to read and welcome book review requests for books in almost any format: e-book, paperback and hardback (for which I will love you forever), but I don’t accept audiobooks. Audible has given me the run-around enough.
All reviews are free.
Genres I read:
- Magic realism
- Time travel
- Non-fiction (must have magic/supernatural themes)
I’ll especially love to read them if they include protagonists that are typically underrepresented in literature today e.g. LGBT, POC etc.
Send all book review requests to email@example.com with the subject header “REVIEW REQUEST.” Please include the book title, author, publisher (if applicable), synopsis, publication date and Goodreads page in your e-mail.
Yup, I use stars. You love them, I love them.
- 5 stars – I am now a super-fan. 5 stars means I loved the book and will probably stalk your author profiles for new releases. You are also eligible for The Secret Library Recommended Reads seal.
- 4 stars – Big likes. Good character arcs and development, solid plot and immersive reading. Minimal errors.
- 3 stars – So-so. Enjoyable read but has several minor issues such as grammatical errors, formatting problems etc.
- 2 stars – Big problems. Wooden characters, stale plot and bad dialogue.
- 1 star – Facepalm.
- DNF – Did not finish.
Seal of Approval
Any books receiving a five star rating will be given The Secret Library Recommended Read seal to display as you see fit.