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Members are sent details of books in their selected genres and sign up for the ones that interest them.

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After reading, leave your review and fill out our reader form. Then start all over again—as often as you want!

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What Readers are Saying About Hidden Gems

I love being an ARC reader for Hidden Gems! You get a variety of different genres and authors. And you can pick and choose which books you want to read. And I love that they email you to remind you the book has been published. If I were reviewing them I’d give them 5 stars!


Alberta, Canada

The quality of books you get are actually very good and I enjoy being able to review books and give feedback.



I LOVE being a part of the ARC program! The books are amazing and I get to read them all for FREE! The books come in all genres: romance, fantasy, mystery and even military stories! I can’t get enough! Thank you so much! Happy Reader here!


Miami, FL

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How To Create a Facebook Lookalike Audience

As Ginger pointed out in a recent blog post, creating a Facebook lookalike audience is a powerful way to use your own mailing list to build an audience of likeminded readers more likely to buy your books than a more generic group. After reading that article, one author left a comment asking for more details on how exactly they would do that. Well, ask and ye shall receive.  Today, Ginger is providing step-by-step instructions on not only how to create such an audience, but how to make sure you’re pulling the best people from your own list as the source. A few weeks ago, I posted a blog entitled Is Your Freebie Lead Magnet Costing You Money? That was a post about how the source of your mailing list subscribers could be impacting how effective they are at marketing your book – and how it’s more valuable to gain subscribers… Read More >

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