Diverse Reader is a Promotional and Review blog. There are currently four reviewers: Erin, Morningstar, Michael, and myself Meredith. To find out if this is the blog you’re looking for read on.
We work with many promotional companies, publishing houses, and individual authors. Here are the services we cover and the requirements:
COVER REVEALS: If it’s with a tour we follow those guidelines. For an exclusive Cover Reveal we need the following:
Cover, synopsis, preorder links if available, publication date, cover artist’s name, any book info you can provide ie length, genre, publisher, and so on. NO GIVEAWAY IS REQUIRED FOR THIS SERVICE.
RELEASE DAY REVIEWS: These are reviews that post on the day of your book’s release. These must be booked far enough in advance to allow the reviewer to get it up in time. Requirements:
ARC: Mobi or PDF format only (upon submission)
Cover, blurb, book info ie length, publisher, buy links, and so on. (This must be sent no later than one week before postdate)
A GIVEAWAY MUST POST WITH THIS. EITHER PART OF DIVERSE READER’S MONTHLY REVIEW GIVEAWAY AT THIS BLOG’S EXPENSE OR AN EXCLUSIVE GIVEAWAY AT THE AUTHOR OR PUBLISHER’S EXPENSE.
RANDOM REVIEW: These are reviews that don’t have a specified date to post but will go up within 30 days of submission. Requirements:
ARC Mobi or PDF Format only
Cover, blurb, book info ie length, publisher, buy links, and so on. (This to be sent as soon as possible. Post will not go up without it)
GIVEAWAY IS PART OF DIVERSE READER’S MONTHLY REVIEW GIVEAWAY AT THIS BLOG’S EXPENSE.
PROMOTIONAL POST: REVIEWS OR NO REVIEWS REQUIRED FOR THIS
For No Review: Cover, Blurb, book info ie length, publisher, buy links, and so on. There must be either an excerpt, guest post, or interview.
For Review: Same as above but also an ARC: Mobi or PDF only. And a Giveaway at the author or Publisher’s expense.
AUTHOR SATURDAY SPOTLIGHTS: You can email and request to be a Saturday Spotlight Author. These fill up quickly and a spot cannot be promised. An invitation with requirements will be mailed out to you. First come First serve.
AUDIOBOOK REVIEWS: With only 3 reviewers no set time for these reviews to post can go up. Email to discuss.
BOOK OF THE WEEK: Is selected between the three reviewers
CONTACT & SUBMISSION INFORMATION
Contact and Submission Information
ARCS: Mobi or PDF Format emailed to Diversereader@yahoo.com the owner: Meredith King will send ARC to the reviewer who selects the book to review. (( We ask you provide the ARC no later than 2 weeks prior to agreed upon date to give the reviewer time. Thank you))
PUBLISHERS, AUTHORS, & PROMO COMPANIES: Send Tour Requests to Diversereader@yahoo.com
DIVERSE READER IS ONLY ACCEPTING: LGBTQ Books at this time. MM, FF, MMF, MMM, FFF, and so forth. THERE ARE NO STIPULATIONS TO THE GENRE OF THE LGBTQ Books (YA, New Age, Erotica, BDSM…)
How to speak with someone on this blog:
Email is always easiest: Diversereader@yahoo.com
Facebook page: https://www.facebook.com/DiverseReaderBlog/
ALL REVIEWS ARE CROSSPOSTED ON: Amazon, Goodreads, Publication sites and buy sites that allow reviews without purchase.