So, you've published your first book and now you’re waiting anxiously for your first review. Your family and friends have already critiqued it, but now it’s time for the public to judge. Here are some things that continue to help me with the review process:
Reviewers have a big responsibility in critiquing books. Like authors, reviewers have a brand to protect as well. Here are some tips, especially for new reviewers:
Let’s face it; the review process is not an easy task, but being patient, honest, having clear communication, and ALWAYS being professional can make the review process a win-win situation for both the author and the reviewer.
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