Review Policy

I am not currently open to receiving any new books at this time.

If you are interested in my reviewing a book, please take the time to read the information listed below before contacting me. I do not do book tours, giveaways, or sponsored posts, so don’t ask.


I read the following genres—novels, novella, short stories, and anthologies.

  • Crime Fiction
  • Murder-Mystery
  • Suspense
  • Thrillers
  • Historical
  • Science Fiction

I do not read the following:

  • Horror
  • Fantasy
  • Paranormal
  • Supernatural
  • Romance
  • Chick Lit
  • Contemporary
  • Literary
  • Non-fiction
  • Poetry


  • Hardback
  • Paperback
  • Trade

I do not accept electronic ARCs or self-published works for review. 


In the spirit of full disclosure, I do my utmost to read and review a book within a given timeframe, if requested, but cannot guarantee a deadline if it’s less than four weeks upon receipt. 


If you have any questions and or are interested in having me review a book, please contact me at: thewrywriter AT gmail DOT com

Footnote: All books sent to me for review are donated to my local library afterwards.