R.I.P. Kirkus Reviews

We shall miss thee!

For another take on the shuttered industry publication, read PUP author Susan Wise Bauer’s blog.   Click here for her hilarious and oh-so-true post, “Kirkus Closes, Author Yawns.”

Down with snark!  Hey, not so fast.  Check out this Gawker post on Kirkus and other recent media casualties.  And how, pray tell, can a pre pub review be “anodyne” and for whom?  Author, reviewer or reader?  Discuss.