Love Rocks Barnes & Noble Self-Published Books Spotlight Column

If you are interested in submitting your book to the Barnes & Noble Love Rocks Column, carefully read the following. Rock*It Reads columnists cannot promise your book will be selected for a spotlight nor can we promise that your book will be read by a columnist. Please note the following conditions:

a) the book must be available on;
b) the book must be self-published either via and/or an independent publishing distributor such as Smashwords; and
c) the column only spotlights self-published romance.

If you wish to submit your book, please email the columnists at using the instructions below.

In the Subject Line – List author name, book title and its genre.

In the body of the email — Provide the book blurb and a link to the book’s cover on

Attach a copy of the book in ePub and PDF format for possible consideration by one of our columnists.

Submissions will be held in our database for six months. After that time period, the submission, cover art, and book will be deleted from the depository. No book submitted to the column’s email will be distributed elsewhere without the express permission of the copyright holder. Thank you for your interest in the Barnes & Noble Self-Published Books Spotlight Column – Love Rocks.