terms and conditions
all that legal mumbo-jumbo. just in case.
Please read these Terms and Conditions ("Terms," "Terms and Conditions") carefully before submitting a request for a book review, new release spotlight, author endorsement, or editing/proofreading/critiquing services.
Your obtainment of any of the aforementioned services is conditioned on your compliance to these Terms. These Terms apply to all individuals and entities who submit requests for any of these services. In these Terms, "you" refers to the individual or entity who is submitting any request, and "services" refers to book reviewing, spotlight, endorsement, and editorial, proofreading, and critiquing services.
By submitting a request, you agree to be bound by these Terms. If you disagree with any part of these Terms, then I advise you not to request a review, spotlight, or endorsement, or submit your book for editing, proofreading, or critiquing.
1) By requesting any of the services, you agree that you either (a) hold the copyright of the book for which you are requesting a review. (b) represent the author and/or copyright holder of the aforementioned book, or (c) are requesting for a book that is in the public domain.
2) By submitting a book, you comply to the content terms stated below:
A) There is no or limited English profanity in the book (limited being defined by two or less profane words).
B) There is no gratuitous, obscene, crude, or explicit content in the book (i.e., sex scenes or extreme violence).
C) Any and all unlawful, sinful, or hurtful elements (i.e., murder, fornication, adultery, deception, etc.) depicted in the book are presented through a biblical worldview.
3) By submitting a book, you agree to pay according to the selected plan subsequent the completion of the book review or edit, proofread, or critique.
By accepting your request and book submission, I promise to fulfill the following according to the service(s) you have requested.
Book review: review your book honestly and post it on the sites determined by the selected plan; I am not required to write a positive review
New release spotlight: write and post a "coming soon" spotlight on my blog with the information you have provided me prior to the release date
Author Endorsement: read your book and provide you with my two-sentence endorsement for credited use and reproduction in any manner
Edit, proofread, and/or critique: work with you to correct grammatical and punctuation errors and typos and/or polish and develop your content, and provide you with feedback to strengthen and properly revise your work to make it the very best it can be
I will not plagiarize your work or use the content or information provided to me apart from quotations and links included in the book review. It is my desire to influence, support, and help create godly fiction that inspires and uplifts people; therefore, if your book does not fit this classification, please do not submit a request. I will not feel obligated to read and review, endorse, edit, or critique it and will not require payment on your part.
If you've made it this far, thank you! I look forward to reading and reviewing your work!
Last updated: 18 July 2021