MEDIA KIT 2014 Reach booksellers, publishers, librarians, teachers, authors and readers in Australia and the region with an advertisement in Books+Publishing and Junior magazines.
Reach the Australasian book trade with an advertisement in Books+Publishingâ€™s Daily and Weekly Book Newsletter, the premier source of information for the local book industry.
BooKs+PuBlIshIng magazine • • • •
Four issues a year Each issue includes a flip-cover edition of Junior (see below) Distribution of 6000 (with a pass-on ratio of 1:4) Distributed at key writing, bookselling, publishing and library events including writers festivals, the Small Press Network’s Independent Publishing Conference and the Australian Booksellers Association national conference • Online at www.booksandpublishing.com.au
Junior • Focusses on publishing, bookselling and book-related news for the children’s, young adult, educational and library markets. • A highly valued resource for school administrators, teachers and librarians, as well as booksellers and publishers. • Distributed to more than 4000 schools (both primary and secondary) in every state and territory through our network of educational bookselling partners.
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What age are Books+Publishing readers? Where do Books+Publishing readers work? Publisher Bookseller Writer Corporate* Library Festival** Freelancer School
48% 33% 1% 4% 9% 1% 1% 3%
* Corporate communications or corporate advertising/marketing
Under 25: Between 25-34: Between 35-44: 45 and older:
9% 33% 25% 33%
Where do Books+Publishing readers live? NSW: 44% Victoria: 43% Elsewhere: 13%
** Literary festival, awards organisation or industry association
Reach the trade Books+Publishing magazine goes to all Dymocks stores, all Whitcoulls stores, every Leading Edge Books member store, Collins Booksellers/Book City branches, PaperPlus New Zealand stores, as well as universities, libraries, literary agencies, publishers, distributors and the head offices of Australia and New Zealand’s major book chains and book industry bodies.
Advertising rates DisplAy ADveRtisements
Bound insert (four-page)
Bound insert (single-page)
Bookmark (loose insert)
title showcase listing
$250 per title
$250 per service
* Excludes printing All prices are ex-GST
Other creative options are available within the magazine, including tip-ons, fold-out posters, sample inserts, stickers, inflatables etc. For rates on these, please provide a sample or concept and we will quote on a case-by-case basis.
New option: split covers Advertisers now have the option of purchasing a portion of the Books+Publishing and Junior covers, depending on availability. split coveRs
twin share cover
Quad share cover
More than just a magazine
Books+Publishing also produces a number of monthly newsletters with book news, reviews and author interviews for adult, YA and children’s books. Ask us about a tailored marketing program utilising a mix of both print and electronic mediums to extend the reach of your marketing program and deliver comprehensive, cross-platform coverage.
Email newsletters • • • •
Books+Publishing Daily Weekly Book Newsletter Books+Publishing Reviews (monthly) Junior newsletter (monthly)
Books+Publishing publishing program 2014 issue
Junior term 1
13 December 2013
Junior term 2
Father’s Day, christmas
Junior term 3
Junior term 4
Books+Publishing reserves the right to cancel features and supplements
trade Fair publishing program 2014 puBlicAtion
promoting Australian publishers to those at the Frankfurt Book Fair
the Frankfurt Book Fair
Books+Publishing magazine advertising specifications
Artwork Supply artwork via email (contact us for alternatives). We prefer original artwork created from Adobe CS programs and final artwork supplied as a press-ready PDF format.
Document size w440mm x h297mm Bleed area w450mm x h307mm
Document size w220mm x h297mm Bleed area w230mm x h307mm
w178mm x h130mm No bleed required
Label files with the advertiser name followed by intended publication issue, eg. CompanyName_issue3_2013.pdf. Files supplied are to comply with the following: • High resolution 300dpi quality images and graphics set to CMYK colour mode and embedded fonts. • All spot colours to be converted to CMYK. • All registration and crop marks set away from the bleed area. • Supply a URL or email address for link-out in e-mag. For further artwork or production queries contact email@example.com.
w178mm x h84mm page No bleed required w57mm x h276mm No bleed required
w178mm x h38mm w178mm x h61mm No bleed required No bleed required
TiTle ShowcaSe/Service DirecTory liSTing
w61mm x h63mm Images at minimum w30mm x h45mm No bleed required
Thorpe-Bowker will not be responsible for reproduction quality when artwork has not been supplied to specifications.
Advertising terms and conditions: All advertising bookings are made subject to Thorpe-Bowker’s Advertising Terms and Conditions. These can be obtained online at www.booksandpublishing.com.au or from our advertising sales manager. For further information contact: Marc Wilson Advertising sales manager P +61 3 8517 8357 E firstname.lastname@example.org