Book Publishing: Reviews

Book Review publications

Kirkus Reviews
Reviews fiction, nonfiction, childrens, YA and indie books. Some content is available free at the web site:  books reviews, best seller lists, author interviews. PcoConnect service connects publisher, agents, film executives with self -published books.

New York Times Book Review
Available from 1997-present through the  Library's subscription.
Back issue archive on the New York Times site.
The online Book Review site is searchable for articles and reviews back to the mid 2000s.
Also available via the New York Times Historical Backfile (1851-2013)

Nexus Uni (previous name: Lexis Nexus)
A somewhat sprawling database that includes full text of MANY newspapers. Recommended search strategy: title of book in quotes, author's last name and the keyword review.

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Sources for identifying book reviews