on NonFiction Authors:
Book reviews are essential because they help potential readers make a purchase decision.
Sending out review copies for potential review is something every author should include in their marketing plans. The more people who know about your book, the better the chance of building word-of-mouth buzz. Plan to send out 50 to 500 review copies of your book in both print and digital formats.
Below is a comprehensive list of book review sources, including both free and paid options.
A note on paid options: We do NOT advocate paid services that promise to churn out X number of manufactured reviews based on how much money you spend with them. However, we have included a listing of reputable services that offer quality reviews.