Be a TWG Beta Reader 
Make a Difference for an Author!

The Authors & Members of TWG are always looking for people to beta-read their works-in-progress.

Could That Person Be You?

TWG Beta Readers receive special genre-specific opportunities from authors. These assignments range from beta reading to special missions.

What is a Beta Reader?

A great beta reader offers detailed feedback on plot, characters, clarity and pacing - delivered in a timely manner. In short, authors want feedback on a book about to be published before publication. Beta readers are an important part of the publishing process and can make books better!

TWG Beta Readers Qualifications
  • Must Be An Avid Reader
  • Fluent In English.
  • Basic Grammar Skills
  • Have the ability to constructively explain why a scene or character did or didn’t work for you. 
  • Being able to understand what makes a good book – such as plot and character development, voice, pacing and structure.
  • Reliable Computer/Internet Access. Able to respond to emails in a timely fashion.
  • Willing to read, complete, and sign a non-disclosure agreement. 
  • Must be able to read entire novel or manuscript and complete Beta Reader questionnaire within two weeks.

What are the benefits of being a TWG Beta Reader?

  • First to read new material.
  • Choose books in genres you like. Authors want to hear from Target Readers.
  • Being acknowledged in books for which you read as a Beta Reader.
  • Special Beta Reader giveaways, gift cards, and opportunities.


  • Anthologies
  • Action Adventure
  • Children
  • Christian
  • Dystopian
  • Fantasy
  • Fantasy-Urban
  • General-Literary-Historical
  • Horror
  • Humor
  • LGBT
  • Memoirs
  • Mystery
  • New Adult
  • Non-Fiction - General
  • Romance
  • Science Fiction
  • Thriller-Suspense
  • Womens Fiction
  • Young Adult
  • Children's
  • Other - Mix Genres
  • Chap Books
  • Satire
  • Drama
  • Self Help
  • Health
  • Guide
  • Travel
  • Religion, Spirituality & New Age
  • Science
  • History
  • Math
  • Encyclopedias
  • Dictionaries
  • Comics
  • Art
  • Cookbooks
  • Diaries
  • Journals
  • Prayer Books
  • Series
  • Trilogy
  • Biographies
  • Autobiography