Paid Kirkus Book Review - worth it? - Absolute Write

“In this hard-hitting debut, journalist Potter likens the Justice Department targeting of environmentalists today to McCarthyism in the 1950s… A shocking exposé of judicial overreach.”
— Kirkus Book Reviews (starred review for “remarkable merit”)

February 24, 2011  The Wall Street Journal   February 23, 2011  Kirkus Book Reviews

Have any independent authors here paid for a Kirkus book review? What kind of impact did it have on your promotion efforts? Did you think it was worth it?

Kirkus Book Reviews - jdproffittbooks

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