An unbiased critique from Kirkus Reviews—the authoritative voice in book discovery—is a great addition to your marketing strategy. But what if you have the opportunity to get much more from its platform? Reach out to the Kirkus audience in a multimedia advertising campaign and cover all your bases with our Kirkus Multimedia service.
We will promote your book on the following Kirkus media:
- Kirkus Reviews Magazine, a semimonthly magazine that gives industry professionals a sneak peek of published books. It has a circulation of 15,000 and has a readership base that includes librarians, booksellers, and publishing professionals.
- Kirkus.com, the brand’s official website, where consumers visit to get book recommendations and search for books to buy. The site garners an average of 2.6 million views in a month.
- The Kirkus newsletter, an email blast that is regularly sent to a subscriber base made up of both industry buyers and consumers. It has around 65,000 subscribers.
Here’s how your book will be advertised on these platforms:
- Single-slot ad (1 out of 6 slots) in Kirkus Reviews Magazine
Your book will be advertised on both the print and digital editions of the magazine. The print ad will be in black and white while the digital ad will be in full color.
- Custom-designed banner ad on Kirkus.com
This 300 x 125 banner ad will be placed on select website pages for two weeks. When clicked, it will link to a campaign landing page where readers can get more information about your book, along with other titles.
- Book cover feature (1 out of 6 slots) in the Kirkus newsletter
Your book, along with five other titles, will be featured in a 500 x 250 banner. Subscribers who click on it will be directed to the same campaign landing page as above.
What You Need To Know
Promoting your book on Kirkus Reviews will help you tap into a readership base of booklovers and industry professionals.