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Web Resources: Creative Writing--Book Reviews
Industry standard for reviews; all reviews published before the book's publication date; check out other features of the magazine
NewYorkTimes Sunday Book Review
Books reviewed near the date of publication
30-40 reviews per month of 200-400 words; detailed plot summary
Review section of NewPages.com. Focuses on titles from small and university presses; reviews 3 months to a year after publication
National Public Radio's book section
The Lit Review
Provides links to several editorial reviews (Publishers Weekly, Cleveland Plain Dealer, etc.) for a particular book--be sure to click the "full review link"
Book reviews posted by readers-at-large; part review repository, part social-networking site
Ann Arbor, MI public library's site of children's book reviews written BY children
Complete-review.com's page of links to dozens of book review sites