Ep 016: “Getting Book Reviews” | Book Marketing Tools Blog


So you’ve got your materials together, you’ve got access to lots of reviewers, you’re ready to go. Here are my 5 best tips for getting book reviews:

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Getting book reviews may be one of the toughest challenges an author will face. It seems sometimes that no matter how diligent you are about giveaways and pitching book reviewers, those reviewing parties can be slow to respond.


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Before we get knee deep into the “how” of getting book reviews, let’s take a look at why (or whether) we need them.

Whether you’re a seasoned veteran of book publishing, or just starting out — represented by a big publishing house or representing yourself — here are some great resources for getting your book reviewed.


Getting book reviews may be one of the toughest challenges an author will face. It seems sometimes that no matter how diligent you are about giveaways and pitching book reviewers, those reviewing parties can be slow to respond.There are several reasons why getting book reviews is so difficult. Here’s a handy-dandy graphic explaining the reasons why, plus a proven solution to fix the problem.I hope you enjoyed this guide on how to get book reviews. It seems pretty straight forward, but can be a little time consuming…but as most authors will tell you, getting your book reviewed can be a powerful metric that should have a positive effect on your kindle sales.While Getting Book Reviews isn’t perfect, the advice is still excellent, and it may just be the best book of its kind. In fact, in a few months, I plan on publishing a blog post with my favorite marketing books for writers, and it will include Getting Book Reviews.