Kirkus Multimedia


Want to promote your book with one of the most authoritative voices in book discovery? We can help you launch a book marketing campaign on Kirkus Reviews. With our Kirkus Multimedia service, we’ll bring your book to the attention of both readers and industry professionals with a well-rounded multimedia campaign.

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.
  •, 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

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.

  • Banner ad (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.

Good to Know | Information

Kirkus Reviews was founded in 1933 and continues to be an authoritative voice in book discovery. Promoting your book on Kirkus Reviews will help you tap into a readership base of booklovers and industry professionals.

*As of 2019

Call 844.688.6899 to order

or speak to a Trafford Publishing team member for more information about this service.

Prices listed do not include applicable taxes (such as sales, use, excise, value-added, goods and services, or other tax), which will be added to the total at the time of purchase. Prices listed do include the copies of the book; the cost of shipping and handling will be calculated and charged after your book is made available for sale.