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.


November 15, 2015: Volume LXXXIII, No 22

The best 100 fiction & best 110 children's books of the year plus our full November 15 issue; and more

November 01, 2015: Volume LXXXIII, No 21

Featuring 230 industry-first reviews of fiction, nonfiction and children's & teen; also in this issue: before Carrie Brownstein had fans, she was one. Her new autobiography is about as far from the typical celebrity memoir as it's possible to get; and more

October 15, 2015: Volume LXXXIII, No 20

Featuring 235 industry-first reviews of fiction, nonfiction and children's & teen; in an abundant season of memoirs by musicians, witty rock star Elvis Costello's autobiography stands out; and more

October 01, 2015: Volume LXXXIII, No 19

Featuring 304 industry-first reviews of fiction, nonfiction and children’s & teen; also in this issue: Sandra Cisneros, that supposed literary provocateur, is “just being born,” she says, at a time when most people her age are playing with their grandchildren; and more

September 15, 2015: Volume LXXXIII, No 18

Featuring 296 industry-first reviews of fiction, nonfiction and children’s & teen; also in this issue: what to make of hip writer Valeria Luiselli? Unruly and experimental, her fiction also feels warm and vibrant. What does Luiselli care about hipness? Her soul does not belong to the 21st century; and more

September 01, 2015: Volume LXXXIII, No 17

Featuring 368 industry-first reviews of fiction, nonfiction & children's & teen; also in this issue: the friendship between Christian Robinson and Mac Barnett fuels one of the most exciting picture books of 2015, 'Leo: A Ghost Story'; and more

August 15, 2015: Volume LXXXIII, No 16

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Kirkus Fall Preview 2015: your guide to the most exciting books coming out this fall, including Lauren Groff's ambitious novel 'Fates and Furies'; plus the full August 15 issue; and more

August 01, 2015: Volume LXXXIII, No 15

Featuring 367 industry-first reviews of fiction, nonfiction and children's & teen; also in this issue: the story behind the lost Dr. Seuss manuscript; and more