As of Feb. 25, I am currently NOT ACCEPTING review requests.
My Fangirl Chronicles would be happy to help promote upcoming/recently released books with cover reveals, honest book reviews, author interviews, giveaways, etc. However, we kindly ask that you read and abide by our policies before sending us your inquiry.
- I prefer print ARCs, but also accept e-ARCs (only for books already in my TBR, and ePub or Mobi formatting only!), and finished copies (hardcover or paperback).
- I will never sell ARCS graciously given to me.
- Due to my time limitations and volume of requests, I will now only respond to review requests on books I am interested in.
- Inquiries that do not follow my review policy will be ignored and deleted.
- Please send all your inquiries to myfangirlchronicles @ gmail.com, or fill out the contact form on my Contact Me page.
I will only consider Young Adult and New Adult books in the following genres:
- Contemporary romance
- Fantasy/Urban fantasy
- Sports Romance
Under no circumstances will I accept the following:
- Adult books in any genre
- Self-published books
- Children’s picture books
- Graphic Novels/Comics
- Instructional (cook books, self-help, etc.)
- Short stories
- Overly religious
- Overly political
Please be advised that if I do accept your inquiry to read your book, that does not guarantee you a review.
I reserve the right to give my honest opinion on all books that I review and always express how the book made me feel. Most books I choose to read are books that I enjoy or believe I will enjoy. In my reviews, I always try to mention aspects of the book I liked and things I did not, then give a brief explanation why. I mention my impressions of the plot, characters, and overall thoughts on the book or series. I will never post nasty or unkind comments about the author.
I reserve the right to shelf a book as DNF (did not finish) if it did not work out for me, even if I have already accepted the request to read it. Books shelved under DNF will not receive any star rating.
As per my new review policy established in 2016, I will no longer post spoilers in my reviews. Old reviews may still contain minor spoilers, but have warnings.
I will do my best to post reviews in a timely manner, but please be aware that I am very busy (full-time job, writing my own novels, familial responsibilities, etc.) and may not be able to follow release dates. If there is a certain time frame or date you would like the review to be posted, I would like to have at least 2 – 3 months in advance to read and review the book. If you would like for me to read a book that is in the middle of a series, I would be happy to, but require the previous books in that series as I will not read them out of order.
I post reviews on my blog, Goodreads, and Amazon. If there is any additional website you would like for me to post, please let me know and I will gladly accommodate your request. I will notify you when I have posted my review and provide links to them.
All my reviews include the following:
- Cover art
- Book stats: title, author, page count, genre
- Star rating (out of 5)
- Where I received the book
- Links to the book
- Links to the author
- My review
★★★★★ – It was amazing and I loved it. The book left an impression on me and I felt so much by the end of it. Highly recommended!
★★★★☆ – I loved the book and really enjoyed reading it. There was one prominent issue or several minor ones that prevented me from giving it a 5 star rating, but would still recommend it nonetheless.
★★★☆☆ – The book was good, but I had issues with it. I may have felt conflicted with giving it a higher or lower rating, but felt that the book was enjoyable and entertaining enough to get 3 stars. Probably recommend.
★★☆☆☆ – Didn’t really enjoy reading it but at least I finished? Very few redeeming qualities of the book and I found it difficult to find many aspects of the story, characters, etc. that I liked. Probably do not recommend.
★☆☆☆☆ – Wasted my time reading it; time I wish I could get back. Absolutely disliked the book and could not find any redeeming qualities. Do not recommend at all.
☆☆☆☆☆ – I do not rate books I have DNF’d.
For inquiries regarding cover/excerpt reveals, please e-mail me:
- Author’s name
- Cover for the book (No full-sized images please. I will ask for it once I accept your request for a cover reveal.)
- Synopsis (link to Goodreads will do)
If I accept, I will request further information. Please do not send me any further information regarding the cover/excerpt reveal unless I have agreed to do the post.
For anything else not covered here, please contact me and we will discuss it.
Thank you for visiting My Fangirl Chronicles and for considering me to review your book!