Get Paid to Read: 15 Sites to Help You Earn Money Today

If you’re an avid reader, you might be able to make money from your favorite leisure activity. Several companies will pay you in cash and even give you free books in exchange for your opinion on the books you are reading.

Good book reviews help publishers, writers, and readers. Publishers use quality reviews to help advertise their books. Authors need reviews as a form of word of mouth marketing to inspire readers to purchase their books. Readers rely on reviews to decide if they want to read a book.

Kirkus Media

Pay: Freelance, typically between $5 and $60 per review

Online Book Club

Pay: $5 to $60

Women’s Review of Book

Pay: $100 per review

U.S. Review of Book

Pay: Freelance, typically between $5-30