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How to review on Amazon

If you're new to reviewing on Amazon, follow these steps to leave your review on their website and prove to Booksprout that you've completed your review.

In some cases, Amazon may prevent you from leaving a review. If that's the case, please refer to this guide on what to do when Amazon won't accept your review.

NOTE: These instructions will only work with the Amazon website. You will be unable to follow them when using the Amazon app, so make sure you're in a web browser and not the app.

Step 1

Click on the "Leave Your Review" button just under the Amazon heading. It should take you directly to the book's review page where you can leave your review.

Step 2

On Amazon's website, you should see the book you need to review at the top. Click on one of the stars to leave your rating. After rating the book, Amazon will take you through some more steps to write and complete your review.

Step 3

Once your review is completed and saved, your review should look something like this. Click on the title of your review to get taken to your review's dedicated page on Amazon.

Step 4

Once you're on a page that shows only your review, we'll need the url to it. You can usually see this at the top of your browser. Copy that URL and move onto the next step.

Step 5

Once you have the URL to your review on Amazon, head back to the ARC on Booksprout and paste it into the field provided

Step 6

Scroll down to the bottom and click the "save" button.

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  1. Chris Leippi

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  1. [email protected]

    I’ve added my review. I’ve gotten into touch with jade. She said thanks, so why can’t I review next book ? 

    This is really getting annoying as I don’t have issues with any other platforms !!!! 😡😡

  2. [email protected]

    I reviewed a book ON Feb. 11 and still not got my email with the link yet and booksprout will show it late. I wrote to the author and she approved but it’s still late on booksprout

  3. [email protected]

    I have left my review twice now for amazon au but it’s not being recognised and I’m getting overdue review emails. Could you please fix this. Thanks

  4. [email protected]

    I am having trouble with amazon approving my reviews. Some are extremely quick and then some take days even weeks. I reread to make sure appropriate and see nothing wrong. I then get an overdue email from Booksprout. Not sure what to do

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    I am having issues in getting the "link" to take

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    Amazon has been doing this to me for several months now. If you do get lucky enough to have your review posted, look for it in customer reviews. Right click on your header by the stars. It should bring up your review. There should be below your review, comment and permalink. I click on permalink,  and you should be able to copy the https: // at the top of your page. Hope this helps. I am still waiting for the past week for another review on Amazon. This has been going on for months. Told them I will not be renewing Amazon Prime this next year if they don't get it right soon. 

  7. [email protected]

    I have left a review on amazon but since I did it from my iPad there is no URL. How do I prove it to you then?

  8. [email protected]

    I keep submitting my review in but it keep saying it will be processed in a few days

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    It keeps saying it must be a direct link. I am copying the url like it said to do but booksprout won't accept it.

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    my amazon review links to do not work.  I have tried everything and booksprout says it's not a real link.  I have had to cancel arc promises because of this. I agree with the post below.  just a box should work. or a way to paste a screenshot of the amazon review.