Media Kit

 2020 Media Kit cover

View or download a PDF of the 2020 Media Kit.



Ready to make an ad reservation? Email your reservation to Terri Stubblefield ([email protected]) and include the issue date, ad size, and any special requirements. 


2019 Editorial Overview

Winter:   Neustadt Prize winner Edwidge Danticat
Spring: The City Issue: Hong Kong
Summer: Climate Change
Fall: Literary Activism

2020 Editorial Overview

Winter:   Multicultural YA lit
Spring: Graphic Nonfiction
Summer: Puterbaugh Issue: Mohsin Hamid
Fall: The City Issue: Jerusalem


Print Rates

Back cover: $1250
Cover (inside front): $800
Cover (inside back): $800
Full page (vertical): $700
Half page (inside cover, horizontal): $500
Half page (interior, vertical): $400



Web Ad Sizes and Rates

Box (300 x 250 px): $550/month
Email Newsletter (450 x 375 px): $550/newsletter


5% discount for prepaid ads
10% discount for 2 consecutive ads booked at the same time
15% discount for 3 consecutive ads booked at the same time
15% agency discount
Nonprofits and independent presses, ask us about our special rates! 



Issue Reservations Due Materials Due Publication Date
Winter 11/01 11/25 1/1
Spring 2/01 2/25 4/1
Summer 5/01 5/25 7/1
Fall 8/01 8/25 10/1

Print Ad Sizes

Full page (vertical): 7.5 x 9.875 inches
Half page (horizontal): 7.5 x 4.75 inches
Half page (vertical): 4 x 9.875 inches
Back cover: 8.5 x 10.875 inches (plus bleed 8.75 x 11.125 inches) 



Print and web ads can be emailed to Jen Rickard Blair ([email protected]).



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