Do you have a valid personal blog listed on your application? Due to the nature of the program, if you list a social profile such as Facebook, Amazon, GoodReads or others, your application will be denied. We also check to see if you post regularly on your blog and whether or not you reside in the United States or Canada. If you have any questions about our requirements, please feel free to contact us with your concerns.I’d love to review a specific book, but I can’t find it on your site. Can I still request it?
The Hay House Book Nook program is reserved for our newest titles. Although this is the case, we do allow bloggers to review certain titles on a case by case basis. We reserve the right to deny any request.I have a Kindle, Nook, Sony eReader, etc, and I would love to get digital versions of the books I request. How do I get the eBook version?
We are currently in the process of adding eBooks to the Book Nook site. As soon as we have the functionality, we will let you know.I don’t like the book I’ve requested and I’m having a hard time writing my review. What can I do?
Sometimes this does happen. When you write your review, we just ask that you be professional and objective in your viewpoints. In general, find 2 or 3 things in the book that you found to be positive, state your opinion on those things you don’t like, but try to write it objectively. Many times an idea may not resonate with us, but maybe some other reader will be drawn to it. And be sure to take a look at our Review Guidelines for more information. If you truly feel that you cannot write a professional review on the topic, please just let us know.I really love this book and I want to tell everyone about it. How do I do that?
Post a link to your review using twitter, facebook, or any other social media. Talk about it. And, let us know. Sometimes we have promotions running with certain books and there may be an opportunity available to be involved.I requested my book a while ago, but I still haven’t received it. Do you know where it is?
Please email us at firstname.lastname@example.org and let us know. We can check to see if there were any issues in the request process.How many books can I review?
We only allow for one request at a time. Once you’ve read, posted your review and let us know about it, you are free to request another title.Can I get paid writing reviews for Hay House?
This program is not a paid position with Hay House. It is a partnership opportunity to read and review new Hay House releases.I can’t finish reading and reviewing the book I requested by the 30 day deadline. What do I do?
Although we like to have reviews up in the 30 day window to coincide with other marketing efforts, we do understand that life happens. Please just make sure to update us on when you will have the review finished.How do I comply with the FTC Disclosure Guidelines?
When you write your review, please make sure to add that you received the book for free from Hay House. See further examples for wording on our FTC Disclosure Examples page.