"The best books, reviewed with insight and charm, but without compromise." - author Jackie French

Our Unpublished Picture Book Award is now open to both authors and illustrators! Closes 2 March. Click here for details.


Kids' Book Review
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Book Deliveries
Please contact each of us by email for our separate delivery addresses (it is preferred that books are NOT delivered to the PO Box).

Please note: unless you have an established relationship with us, we cannot respond to mass or unaddressed/unpersonalised emails or press releases. We also cannot respond to contact via our facebook page. We regret we are no longer able to take unsolicited requests for review.


General and editorial inquiries should be sent to Susan.  
Review inquiries can be sent to Susan and Anouska.
Advertising inquiries should be sent to Tania.

Tania McCartney, KBR Founder + Editor-At-Large

Susan Whelan, Managing Editor

Anouska Jones, Editor  

Jo Burnell, Development Editor

Sarah Steed, Consultant Librarian

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