How Not To Request ARCs (Advanced Reader Copies)

How Not To Request ARCs (Advanced Reader Copies)

If you’ve ever wondered about requesting ARCs (advanced review copies), here’s how not to.

  • Email the wrong person/publisher.
  • Lie about your blog stats.
  • Mistype your contact information.
  • Draft an email only to delete it out of dread.
  • Request 1,048 books at once.
  • Clutter someone’s inbox with multiple emails.
  • Request ARCs for the wrong reasons.
  • Sell your soul to the devil.

Happy requesting, reading, and reviewing!


A List Of Careers For The Aspiring Writer

By no means is this an extensive list but these careers are writing related and most will help polish your skills while helping to pay the bills. Until you become a famous author that is.

  1. Advertising copywriter
  2. Blogger
  3. Newspaper editor
  4. Book reviewer
  5. English teacher
  6. Proofreader
  7. Journalist
  8. Writing tutor
  9. Publisher
  10. Actor
  11. Publicist
  12. Librarian
  13. Communication specalist
  14. Lawyer
  15. Critic
  16. Politician
  17. Director
  18. Researcher
  19. Motivational speaker
  20. Television reporter