Review Policy

Kindly send an email to whiterose.stories@gmail.com with all the details of the book and/or series, the synopsis and information about the author.


Preferred Genres Include:

  • Fantasy
  • Fiction
  • Non-Fiction
  • Poetry
  • Young Adult (depends on what the book is about)

Keep in mind that all books are open to suggestion. The top-mentioned genres are only mentions of preference.


Forms That Will Be Accepted:

  • Physical copies (hardcover or paperback)*
  • Ebooks (Kindle format or PDF)
  • Audiobooks

*Only if it/they could be sent to South Africa at no cost for the reviewer.


Information That Will Be Included In Reviews:

  • Cover
  • Title
  • Series (if the book is part of one)
  • Author
  • Page count
  • Date published
  • Genre
  • Synopsis (from Goodreads)
  • Star rating
  • Excerpts of favourite quotes and scenes

Star Rating System:

Note that the rating system used is as used on Goodreads.

★★★★★  |  Perfection, absolutely loved it!

★★★★☆  |  Really enjoyed it!

★★★☆☆  |  Good/okay read.

★★☆☆☆  |  Did not really enjoy (and probably did not finish).

★☆☆☆☆  |  Disliked and could not finish.


Important Disclaimers:

Please note that if the book provided is not enjoyed, it will most likely not be read any further. Know that a book is always given a fair chance (50-100 pages).

If a book could not be finished or was read later as scheduled/requested, the author will be notified as soon as possible.

As a person who has many obligations during the day and many book-related tasks to accomplish during the evening, a busy schedule is to be expected. Therefore, authors and publishers should keep in mind that all books provided may not be gotten to immediately. A reasonable reading time is to be allowed (between 2 weeks up to a month or two).

Unless the book is an ARC (advance review copy), no book will be rushed to be reviewed.