Kirkus Reviews: Digital Edition

Kirkus Reviews magazine is published on the 1st and 15th of each month in both digital and print formats. For a list of books in each issue view the print index. Not a subscriber? Join today.


July 15, 2015: Volume LXXXIII, No 14

Featuring 433 industry-first reviews of fiction, nonfiction and children's & teen; also in this issue: Brunonia Barry on moving from local to national success; Kathleen Alcott's 'Infinite Home' is a luminous second novel from a first-class storyteller; and more

July 01, 2015: Volume LXXXIII, No 13

Featuring 404 industry-first reviews of fiction, nonfiction and children's & teen; also in this issue: Jennifer Probst knows that no one is an overnight success; Daniel José Older couldn't find Latinos in the kids' books he was reading; his buzzed-about debut YA novel, Shadowshaper, changes that; and more

June 15, 2015: Volume LXXXIII, No 12

Featuring 340 industry-first reviews of fiction, nonfiction and children's & teens; also in this issue: Sarah Hepola's bighearted debut, 'Blackout: Remembering the Things I Drank to Forget,' and more

June 01, 2015: Volume LXXXIII, No 11

Featuring 351 industry-first reviews of fiction, nonfiction and children's & teen; also in this issue: bestseller Amanda Hocking on publishing indie vs. traditional; photographer Sally Mann's captivating memoir, 'Hold Still', kicks off our coverage of the best of this summer's reads; and more

May 15, 2015: Volume LXXXIII, No 10

One of the most anticipated novels of the year—Garth Risk Hallberg's 'City on Fire'—kicks off our insider's guide to the hottest books at BEA and ALA plus our full May 15 issue.

May 01, 2015: Volume LXXXIII, No 9

Featuring 279 industry-first reviews of fiction, nonfiction and children's & teen; also in this issue: bestseller Rebecca Cantrell on not selling readers short; an interview with Karl Ove Knausgaard about his epic series of novels, My Struggle; and more

April 15, 2015: Volume LXXXIII, No 8

Featuring 291 industry-first reviews of fiction, nonfiction and children's & teen; also in this issue: bestseller Barbara Freethy on indie vs. traditional publishing; 'Orange Is the New Black' actor Kate Mulgrew's memoir, 'Born with Teeth', is unlike any other celebrity memoir (and that's a good thing); and more

April 01, 2015: Volume LXXXIII, No 7

Featuring 319 industry-first reviews of fiction, nonfiction and children's & teen; also in this issue: how Carole Roman took the reins of her career; James Hannaham's novel 'Delicious Foods' opens with the image of a man missing his hands and doesn't let up from there; and more