Professional Book Reviews

At Inktrail Press, we understand the immense value that professional book reviews provide for authors looking to increase visibility and connect with new readers. Our dedicated team has spent years developing relationships with influential book reviewers including bloggers, journalists, librarians and more. We ensure the right critics discover each book by carefully matching titles with reviewers covering similar genres or subject matter. All of the reviewers in our                                       network have large, engaged audiences who trust their recommendations.

Reviews facilitated through our program are completely objective – there is no compensation offered that could impact an impartial evaluation. Our sole aim is to give each work an opportunity to succeed or fail based on its own artistic merits before the discerning eyes of experienced readers. Whether appearing on personal websites, blogs or in print magazines, every review has the potential to drive further exposure and book sales. As a full-service publisher, Inktrail Press is committed to supporting authors throughout their career. Our professional review program is one of                                                                         the ways we help more readers discover compelling new stories.

Kirkus Reviews

In the vast expanse of the literary world, navigating towards your next captivating read can feel like setting sail on an uncharted sea. But fear not, for amidst this vastness shines a beacon of guidance and trust – Kirkus Reviews. For decades, Kirkus Reviews has been a steadfast companion for both book enthusiasts seeking their next literary adventure and authors striving to share their stories with the world.

A Trusted Companion on Your Literary Journey

More than just a critique, our suite of services is tailored to empower authors and amplify their voices in the literary landscape. Here’s what our package includes:

  • Personalized Kirkus Review: Every author dreams of their work being embraced by seasoned literary critics. With Kirkus Reviews, that dream becomes reality. Our team of esteemed journalists, librarians, and writers provide thorough, insightful analyses of your book, offering constructive feedback to help you hone your craft.
  • Crafting Compelling Press Releases: Once your book receives its Kirkus Review, the next step is spreading the word. Our experts assist authors in crafting compelling press releases, strategically distributed across both print and online platforms, igniting excitement and capturing the attention of potential readers.
  • Elevated Exposure through TV and Radio: Take your book promotion to new heights with our TV and radio submission services. With the chance to feature your book on major media platforms, your story reaches a broader audience, exponentially increasing its visibility and readership.


Experience the Kirkus Advantage

At Kirkus Reviews, our commitment extends beyond critiquing books; we’re dedicated to helping authors shine amidst the literary landscape. Here’s how we make it happen:

  • Honest, Constructive Feedback: Our reviews are grounded in honesty and expertise, providing authors with invaluable insights to refine their writing and storytelling skills.
  • Credibility and Recognition: A positive Kirkus Review isn’t just a stamp of approval; it’s a testament to the quality of your work, instantly earning the trust of readers and garnering attention in a competitive market.
  • Expanded Reach: Through our strategic press release campaigns and media submissions, your book gains exposure to a wider audience, leading to increased sales and a loyal readership base.
  • A Powerful Marketing Tool: Utilize your Kirkus Review across various marketing channels, from book covers to promotional materials, showcasing the excellence of your work and attracting readers eager for their next literary journey.

Blueink and Clarion Review

In the competitive world of publishing, making your book stand out is no small feat. It requires not just a compelling story but also a platform that amplifies your work. That’s where Blueink Review and Clarion Review come into play, offering a dual-pronged approach to help independent self-publishers establish their brand and attract a broader readership through honest and objective book reviews and recommendations.

The Blueink and Clarion Review Package

Hit two birds with one stone by choosing the Blueink and Clarion Review package—a dynamic duo designed to bolster your book’s visibility and reputation. This comprehensive package includes:

  • A Paid Blueink Review: Crafted by professional book reviewers, a Blueink Review is your ticket to an honest and insightful critique. This review will be prominently featured on the Blueink website, showcasing your book to a discerning audience eager for quality reads.
  • A Paid Clarion Review: Your book will also undergo the scrutiny of a panel of seasoned book reviewers as part of the Clarion Review. Their collective expertise culminates in an overall star rating, providing readers with a quick and effective way to gauge your book’s quality. This review, too, will be proudly displayed on the Clarion website.
  • Press Release Campaign: To ignite interest in your book, our package includes a meticulously crafted press release campaign. We’ll spread the word about your Blueink and Clarion reviews across both print and online platforms, piquing curiosity among potential readers.
  • Major TV and Radio Submissions: Take your book promotion to the next level with major TV and radio submissions. Our experienced team will ensure your book gets the exposure it deserves, enhancing its publicity and readership.


How Blueink Review Works for Book Promotion?

Blueink Review is not just a critique; it’s a strategic tool to bolster your book’s presence:

  • Professional Expertise: Your book is evaluated by seasoned book reviewers with a keen eye for storytelling, ensuring you receive constructive feedback to enhance your work.
  • Visibility: Blueink Review is a respected platform that attracts readers actively seeking quality reads. A positive review here can significantly boost your book’s credibility.
  • Marketing Asset: Use your Blueink Review to create marketing materials, include it in your book’s description, and showcase it on your author platform to grab readers’ attention.


How Clarion Review Works for Book Promotion?

Clarion Review adds a star-studded touch to your book promotion strategy:

  • Multiple Perspectives: Benefit from the insights of a panel of reviewers, providing a well-rounded assessment of your book’s strengths and weaknesses.
  • Star Rating: The star rating from Clarion Review serves as an instant indicator of your book’s quality, making it easier for readers to decide.
  • Online Visibility: Your Clarion Review is prominently displayed on the Clarion website, reaching a global audience of readers and industry professionals.

Hollywood Book Reviews

In the dazzling world of storytelling, where dreams are spun into captivating narratives, having your book recognized is a milestone worth celebrating. Hollywood Book Reviews is your gateway to increased credibility and amplified publicity. With a stellar reputation for turning manuscripts into screenplays and films, this esteemed review body places your work in the hands of recognized industry reviewers and a vast network of eager readers.

The Hollywood Book Review Ultimate Package

Unlock the full potential of your book’s success with the Hollywood Book Review Ultimate package—a comprehensive offering designed to propel your work into the limelight. This all-inclusive package encompasses:

  • A Paid Hollywood Book Review: Your book is meticulously reviewed by a talented pool of industry-savvy critics who are well-versed in the latest trends and standards. Their discerning eye and insightful critique add an extra layer of polish to your work, setting it on a path to recognition and acclaim.
  • Press Release Campaign: Crafting a compelling narrative is not limited to your book alone. Hollywood Book Reviews includes a strategic press release campaign that spreads the word about your review. This campaign reaches both print and online platforms, sparking curiosity and anticipation among your potential readers.
  • Major TV and Radio Submissions: Elevate your book promotion game by securing submissions to major TV and radio platforms. This strategic move enhances your book’s publicity, increasing its reach and readership exponentially.


How Hollywood Book Reviews Works for Book Promotion?

Hollywood Book Reviews is more than just a review—it’s your key to book promotion success:

  • Industry Expertise: Your book is evaluated by seasoned industry professionals who understand the intricacies of storytelling. Their feedback is invaluable for enhancing your craft.
  • Credibility: A Hollywood Book Review carries weight and prestige, instantly enhancing your book’s credibility among readers, publishers, and industry insiders.
  • Screenplay and Film Potential: The Hollywood connection doesn’t end with the review. Your book may catch the eye of producers or screenwriters, potentially opening doors to adaptation into screenplays and films.