To contact me about potentially reading and reviewing your book, please contact me at firstname.lastname@example.org or by filling out the form in my contact me page. Please send a description of the book, the genre, and I would appreciate a list of content or trigger warnings applicable if possible.
I am available to review physical and digital copies of ARCS and finished books, I would prefer not to review audiobooks.
I consider myself an ownvoices reviewer for LGBTQ+ reads, particularly wlw representation.
- My preferred genres are: LGBTQ+, Young Adult, New Adult, Low-Fantasy/Magical Realism, Historical Fiction, Adult, Thriller, Contemporary.
- I would read: Romance, High Fantasy, some Memoirs/Biographies, some Self-Help.
- I would not read: most Non-Fiction, Science, History, Business, Religion/Spirituality, Health/Alternative Medicine, Erotica.
The following is my personal rating system based on how I feel about the books I read. I recognize that sometimes I will read a book that doesn’t speak to me but that many other people will enjoy. I take that into account when reading and recommending books to others.
- ⭑⭑⭑⭑⭑ I loved the book and highly recommend it. It is a candidate to become a staff pick of mine at work.
- ⭑⭑⭑⭑✩ I still really enjoyed the book but . Will definitely still be recommending, but not a candidate to become a staff pick.
- ⭑⭑⭑✩✩ I enjoyed the book but parts of it didn’t resonate with me. Maybe it just wasn’t for me. Would recommend if I think it would resonate better with the person I was recommending it to.
- ⭑⭑✩✩✩ I didn’t enjoy this book personally, but I could see how others might. It’s just not for me for reasons I will list. I would recommend this to someone who enjoyed similar genres and titles.
- ⭑✩✩✩✩ I didn’t enjoy this book and I can’t imagine recommending it to others.
- DNF Occasionally I will choose not to move forwards with a book for a variety of different reasons and factors. I will always share the point at which I chose to stop and the reasoning why with the publisher, as well as with a short explanation on this blog and my Goodreads
- All reviews will be cross posted to my Goodreads.
- All of my reviews are based on my own personal preferences, opinions, and reading tastes. I do my upmost to be honest, and that includes sharing unfavourable opinions and addressing any issues I have with problematic content.
- I do not receive, nor will I accept any monetary compensation for reviews.
- My views, thoughts, and opinions are my own and do not reflect those of my employer.