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Review Policy

The aim of Crowvus is to bring good quality literature to the public's attention. This blog will concentrate mainly on self published works, or books from Indie publishers because, let's be honest, they deserve as much attention as the big-wigs!

Due to the sheer number of book review requests that I've received, I'm narrowing down the books I'll accept. This just means that you're not going to waste your time getting in touch with a book that I won't pick up.

Crowvus Book Blog will now only accept middle grade and young adult books. If you have a children's picture book that you think is absolutely spectacular, feel free to contact me about that as well! Basically, I'm not reading adult books. I just enjoy kidlit so much more!

Genres

Within kidlit, I'm fairly open to read any genre. However, my favourites are fantasy and adventure. You know, something that I can really get my teeth into.


How to Request a Review

Firstly, I'm very sorry if I don't get back to you quickly! It doesn't necessarily mean I'm not interested. However, if I still haven't replied within a fortnight (yes, that is a word and not just a computer game!) then you can assume it's a 'no, thank you'.

If you would like to request a review, send an email to the_team@crowvus.com (Clemency) and write "Book Review - [book title]" in the subject.

In the email, please send:

Book title
Author's name
When it will be/was published
Genre
Blurb
Links to where the book is for sale, or where it will be for sale
Book format (is it an e-book, or hardcopy?)

If I can review your book, I will then get in touch with you and ask for a copy, and a picture of the front cover (for the blog post).

Occasionally, I won't be able to review a book. Usually this is just because of time constraints, but if this is the case, I might contact you about an author interview. This would give a bit of extra exposure and might even introduce some new fans to your work!

If you are needing any more book reviewers, please check out the Indie View. It's a great website specifically for authors who are self- or independently published. We need to stick together, folks!


Format

I will accept paperbacks and e-books (I do have a kindle).


Where will it be Posted?

I will post the review on this blog, on Amazon, and on Goodreads. If you'd like me to post it anywhere else, let me know!

Check out the books I enjoy writing at my website: www.clemencycrow.co.uk


Happy Writing!

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  2. I have emailed you with a request!

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  3. Hi, I can't seem to email you. This is the address right? Sorry, if I am mistaken
    team@crowvus.com

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    1. Hello! Thanks for getting in touch! The email is the_team@crowvus.com (just put in the_ at the beginning and you'll be fine.) Let me know if it still doesn't work. :)

      Clemency

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  4. Hello Clemency,
    I'm trying to email you with my book review request at email _team@crowvus.com. However, email comes back "address not found"

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    1. Hello! Thanks for your interest! There is 'THE' at the beginning of the email address so it's THE_TEAM@CROWVUS.COM

      Hope this helps! :)

      Clemency

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  5. Hi, I just emailed you in reference to a possible book review. I look forward to hearing from you.

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