Feedback from your future reader

For authors with fiction manuscripts, Spire sources high quality beta readers for you at an affordable price.

Choose a feedback tier (starting at $30), and share your manuscript with Spire.

Choose a feedback tier (starting at $30), and share your manuscript with Spire.

We source beta readers that read your genre, providing guidelines to ensure you receive thorough, constructive, honest feedback.

We source beta readers that read your genre, providing guidelines to ensure you receive thorough, constructive, honest feedback.

Receive a completed Reader Feedback Form within 21 days, with the option to expedite.

Receive a completed Reader Feedback Form within 21 days, with the option to expedite.

Spire can support authors earlier in the publishing process, with the option to participate in Spire First Reader, a beta reader service.

Spire can support authors earlier in the publishing process, with the option to participate in Spire First Reader, a beta reader service.

Hear from real readers

Hear from real readers

The most useful beta readers are your future fans and customers—not a fellow writer willing to trade critique.

The most useful beta readers are your future fans and customers—not a fellow writer willing to trade critique.

Protect your time

Protect your time

Unlike critique circles or writing groups, you don't need to provide feedback to receive it. Spire lets you stay focused on your own work.

Unlike critique circles or writing groups, you don't need to provide feedback to receive it. Spire lets you stay focused on your own work.

Get detailed feedback

Get detailed feedback

Our Reader Feedback Forms are designed to give you actionable, in-depth feedback. You can even personalize them.

Our Reader Feedback Forms are designed to give you actionable, in-depth feedback. You can even personalize them.

Stay anonymous

Stay anonymous

We never reveal your name or contact info to readers, so you can share unabashedly and securely.

We never reveal your name or contact info to readers, so you can share unabashedly and securely.

Meet deadlines

Meet deadlines

No more chasing down readers—we project manage to get you feedback within 21 days.

No more chasing down readers—we project manage to get you feedback within 21 days.

Stay in control

Stay in control

This is beta reading with no strings attached: get matched, get feedback, revise, repeat if you wish.

This is beta reading with no strings attached: get matched, get feedback, revise, repeat if you wish.

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