How to Find a Direct Link to Your Review

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How to find a direct link to your review on Amazon and Goodreads

As a book reviewer, chances are you will need to find a direct link to your review on Amazon and Goodreads at one point or another. It’s not hard to do, but it can be really frustrating if you don’t know how. Most websites that offer books for review ask for a direct link to your review on a retail website. Since I get asked quite frequently for instructions on how to find a direct link, I put together this step-by-step tutorial. If you need to enlarge the screenshots, just click on them.


How to find a direct link to your review on Amazon and Goodreads


How to Find a Direct Link to Your Amazon Review

Step 1: Log in to Amazon and click on “Your Account”.

Amazon Review


Step 2: Scroll down to the Personalization section and click on “Product Reviews Written by You”.Amazon Review 1


Step 3: Scroll down until you find the book review you are looking for. Click on the “Permalink” link at the bottom of your review.Amazon Review 2


Step 4: You should be on a page labeled “Customer Review”. Highlight the url at the top. This is the direct link to your review. Copy and paste into your email.Amazon Review 3


How to Find a Direct Link to Your Goodreads Review:

  1. Log in to Goodreads and do a search for the book you reviewed. In this case, I was searching for Forbidden by Kimberley Griffiths Little. Click on the book.

Goodreads Review 1


2. You are now on the book’s main page. Scroll down until you see your review. It should be the first one. Click on “See Review”. (If you don’t see your review, you are either not logged in or you haven’t posted your review correctly.)

Goodreads Review 2


3. Now you are on a page displaying only your review. Highlight the link at the top. This is your direct link. Copy and paste this link into your email.

Goodreads Review 3

There you go! Now you know how to find a direct link to your reviews on Amazon and Goodreads.

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  • Reply
    February 23, 2016 at 5:32 pm

    Talk about a handy guide! I remember when I first started using Goodreads. It was an adventure finding the illusive link publicists requested. Thanks for the tips! Will definitely be sharing. ^-^

    • Reply
      Dena at Batch of Books
      February 23, 2016 at 8:26 pm

      Oh yes, it was definitely an adventure finding direct links when I started out!

  • Reply
    Olivia Roach
    March 2, 2016 at 4:19 pm

    A brilliant guide for anyone who could find this confusing! So clear and concise, well done 🙂

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