Last updated 18th September, 2018
Get Recognized, Get Spotted, Be Heard, Get Discovered…
Get your true crime book reviewed and featured on Crime Traveller. Showcase your work and promote your book to publishers, book agents and new readers all eager discover their next favorite author.
Professional, fair and honest review of your writing and your book giving valuable feedback and readers and publishers a true insight into the quality of your book.
Ongoing Social Media Promotion
A Book Feature and a Book Review will be promoted across Crime Traveller’s social media channels both once published and periodically over the following 3 months.
Monthly Newsletter Feature
At the end of each month, our True Crime Books & Reviews Newsletter is sent out to email subscribers with links directly to your Book Review or Feature.
Review Summary & Star Rating
Book Reviews include a review summary and a star rating providing readers with an overview of your book at a glance and you a star rating based on readability, writing style, and enjoyment.
Custom Cover Feature Image
Each Book Review is published with a featured image displayed predominantly at the top. Images are custom made featuring your book cover and quotes from your book.
Private or Published Review
Both Book Reviews and Book Features have the option of being sent to you for preview, giving you the opportunity to decide whether you want to publish or keep private for your own use.
A 1000-word review showcasing your work and your writing, including a summary and star rating, quotes from your book and a custom featured image using your book cover.
A 500-word feature of your book and what it’s about, including the opportunity for an author quote to tell readers and publishers what you want them to know about your writing.
Why Choose Crime Traveller?
Crime Traveller is a successful website with an international audience focused on crime, criminal behavior, and criminal justice. Our articles and book reviews have earned a loyal readership and consistently attract new readers eager to learn and discover.
All book reviews are personally carried out by Crime Traveller’s editor, Fiona Guy, a masters educated psychology researcher with a passion for true crime. Crime Traveller offers in-depth, honest and engaging book reviews to fully showcase your hard work while providing value and constructive feedback. All books are accepted in digital formats for Book Reviews and Book Features i.e. Microsoft Word, PDF, Kindle or .epub files. Take a look through our published book reviews here.
Frequently Asked Questions
How much does a Review cost?
Option 1 is a full Book Review where your book will be read in its entirety and an honest 1000-word review written. This option costs $60.00 USD. Option 2 is a Book Feature where your book will be read but not necessarily in its entirety and an overview of its content will be written in around 500-words, focusing on the topic of your book. This option costs $30.00 USD.
Can I use the content of a Review on my own website?
Yes. You are free to use the custom featured image for your review and any content of the Review or Book Feature how you wish, although it is asked that a link back to Crime Traveller is provided.
Does purchasing a Review mean it will be favorable?
The purchase of a Review does not mean the review contents will automatically be favorable. However, where any negative points are raised, these will be written in a professional and respectful manner. At Crime Traveller providing an honest review is important to provide readers a genuine review of the book and the author valuable feedback on their writing.
How long does a Review or Feature take to complete?
Book Reviews take on average 4-6 weeks to complete to allow the reviewer time to read your book and write the review. Book Features are generally completed within 2-4 weeks of ordering. You will receive an estimated completion date within your Welcome Email on submission of your order.