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These book reviewers and magazine editors have been updated as noted at the end of any listing (10/10, for October 2010). If the contact is vital to you, verify the book reviewer's or editor's name and address before making submissions. Please send us any corrections or additions. Email JohnKremer@bookmarket.com. Let's keep this list up-to-date for everyone.
American Scientist, P O Box 13975, Research Triangle Park NC 27709; 919-549-0097; Fax: 919-549-0090. Email: firstname.lastname@example.org. Web: http://www.americanscientist.org. Bimonthly science journal (9/10).
Invention & Techynology, 416 Hungerford Drive #216, Rockville MD 20850-4127. Email: email@example.com. Web: http://www.inventionandtechnology.com. Quarterly historical magazine focused on inventions and new technology (10/10).
Nature, The Macmillan Building, 4 Crinan Street, London N19XW United Kingdom; 44-20-7833-4000; Fax: 44-20-7843-4596. Web: http://www.nature.com. Weekly science magazine (1/11).
New York office: 75 Varick Street, 9th Floor, New York NY 10013-1917; 212-726-9200.
NewScientist, Lacon House, 84 Theobald's Road, London WC1X 8NS, United Kingdom; 44-20-7611-1202; Fax: 44-20-7611-1250. Email: firstname.lastname@example.org and email@example.com. Web: http://www.newscientist.com. Weekly magazine on all areas of science (9/10).
US editorial offices: 225 Wyman Street, Waltham MA 02451; 781-734-8770; Fax: 720-356-9217. Email: firstname.lastname@example.org. Also: 201 Mission Street, 26th Floor, San Francisco CA 94105; 415-908-3348; Fax: 415-704-3125.
Australia editorial office: Tower 2, 475 Victoria Avenue, Chatswood NSW 2067, Australia; 61-29422-2666; Fax: 61-29422-2633.
Science, American Association for the Advancement of Science, 1200 New York Avenue NW, Washington DC 20005; 202-326-6550; Fax: 202-289-7562. Email: email@example.com. Letters: firstname.lastname@example.org. Book reviews: email@example.com. Web: http://www.sciencemag.org. Weekly science magazine (11/10).
UK office: Bateman House, 82-88 Hills Road, Cambridge CB2 1LQ, United Kingdom; 44-1223-326500; Fax: 44-1223-326501.
Their book review board consists of John Aldrich of Duke University, David Bloom of Harvard University, Angela Creager of Princeton University, Ed Wasserman of DuPont, Richard Shweder of University of Chicago, and Lewis Wolpert of University College, London.
Featured reviews of Richard Holmes' The Age of Wonder and Ehsan Masood's Science and Islam (3/10).
Featured a review of Steven Shapin's Never Pure (10/10).
Featured reviews of Daniel McShea and Robert Brandon's Biology's First Law, Michael Loreau's From Populations to Ecosystems (11/10).
Astronomy, Kalmbach Publishing, 21027 Crossroads Circle, P O Box 1612, waukesha WI 53187-1612; 262-796-8776. Web: http://www.astronomy.com. Monthly astronomy and star-gazing magazine (7/10).
The Mind Health Report
Monitor on Psychology, American Psychological Association, 750 First Street NE, Washington DC 20002-4242. Web: http://www.apa.org. Monthly journal.
Sky & Telescope, 90 Sherman Street, Cambridge MA 02140-3264; 617-864-7360; Fax: 617-864-6117. Email: firstname.lastname@example.org. Web: http://www.skyandtelescope.com. Monthly astronomy magazine (2/10).
Please note that most magazines like to review new books. So they need to see books (galley copies or advanced review copies) 12 to 24 weeks before the publication date of the book. For more about publication dates, see http://www.bookmarket.com/pubdate.htm.