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Review Guidelines:

  • Requests to review a title will only be considered from authors and/or publishers. If a member of a Street Team or a fan wish to promote a book, they can lodge their recommendation here.
  • Books must be submitted at least 8 weeks prior to their release date, unless prior arrangements have been made.
  • The Word Nerd Reviews is happy to consider titles that have already been released. If your request is related to a special promotional event, please make sure to advise the date and any necessary additional information. Books must be submitted at least 8 weeks prior to any deadline.
  • Books should be submitted in either .epub or .mobi format. WNR is also happy to accept books via Netgalley (email for details), Instafreebie, Bookfunnel etc.
  • You will receive an email once your review is ‘live.’  This email will also contain links to sites where the review has been made available.  If necessary, where the book is a new release, you will receive an email with links to your review on Amazon etc.


How to Request a Review:

  • Initial enquiries can be made via the contact form below or  this email
  • Book review requests must be made via this email.   In your email please include the following information:
Administrative Details:
Contact Name:
Contact Email:
Author’s Details:
Author Website:
About the Author (optional): A short paragraph about the author with a photo (optional).
The Book:
Book Title:
Reading Age:
Any Content warnings?
Has this book been published before, if so when?
Release Date:
Special Event Date:
Special Event Details:
Goodreads page (if applic):
As a minimum include a cover image for the review.
If you have additional promotional material such as teasers, links to book trailers, or any other material that you would like included in the review please also include these. If they are not yet available, please let me know and send through ASAP. *Please note the layout and content of any review is solely at the discretion of WNR.
If you have a sample or excerpt you would like made availale please include it as either a MS Word document, or PDF.

All initial review enquiries can be sent through this email or via the contact form. The Word Nerd will usually respond within 48 hours.