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Free PDF Magazine Back Issues – Magazines for Writers

BookPage – Writers Magazines Online

BookPage Website

Issues 2020 – Present

Nashville, Tennessee: Bookpage

“BookPage is a discovery tool for readers, highlighting the best new books across all genres. BookPage is editorially independent; only books we highly recommend are featured. Any publisher-sponsored content is clearly labeled as such.” – Website. The link has issues since 2009, but only the issues since January 2020 are free. PDF free magazines, pdfmagazines download.

Curiositales: The Magazine for All Things Bookish – PDF Magazine Back Issues Free

2018 – 2020

New York: Curiositales

Articles about books and genres, and interviews with authors. In English.

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Devour: Art & Lit Canada – Free PDF Magazine Back Issues

Devour: Art & Lit Canada Website

Issues 2017 – Present

Brighton, Ontario, CA: Hidden Brook Press

“The mission of Devour: Art and Lit Canada is to promote Canadian culture by bringing world-wide readers some of the best Canadian literature, art and photography.” – Publisher.

Kirkus Reviews – Writers Magazines PDF

Kirkus Reviews Website

Issues 2011 – Present

New York: Kirkus Media

Kirkus Reviews is a widely respected magazine for reviews of new books.

Local Wolves – Free PDF Magazine Back Issues

Local Wolves Website

Issues 2012 – Present

Long Beach, California: Local Wolves

“Established in 2012, Local Wolves is an independent, digital and print magazine driven by the passion of storytelling for creative minds from diverse fields of work. The magazine was founded by Southern California native Cathrine Khom who started Local Wolves initially as a music blog and quickly flourished into curated theme issues delving into more in-depth topics and meaningful conversations.” – Website.

Ogma – Magazine Free PDF

Ogma Magazine Website


Ireland: Ogma

“Ogma is a digital and print zine for creatives with a passion for storytelling. We publish work by writers and content creators featuring narrative essays, original fiction, poetry, prose, artwork and interviews! ” – Website.

Poetry – Magazine Free PDF

Poetry Magazine Website

1912-1961 at Internet Archive (Black & White)

Chicago: Poetry Foundation

“Poetry has been published in Chicago since 1912, and is online of the leading monthly poetry journals in the English-speaking world” – Wikipedia.

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Santa Clara Review – Free PDF Magazine Back Issues

Santa Clara Review Website

Issues 2008 – Present

Santa Clara, California: Santa Clara University

“The Santa Clara Review accepts submissions of poetry, fiction, nonfiction, drama, and art year round.” – Publisher.

Sequential: Canadian Independent Comic Book Magazine – Free PDF Magazine Back Issues


Montreal: Canadian Independent Comic Book Magazine

The goal of the magazine is to bring stories about creators in the Canadian Independent Comic Book Community and their creations to a national readership.

Shelf Unbound – Free Magazine PDF

Shelf Media Group Website

Issues 2013 – Present

Waukesha, Wisconsin: Shelf Media Group

“Shelf Unbound indie book review magazine features the best of small press and self-published books.” – Website.

Storizen – Free Magazine PDF

Storizen Website

Issues 2013 – Present

New Delhi, India:

“Empowering Authors, Bloggers, and Writers around the Globe.” – Website.

Top Shelf – Magazine Free PDFs


Boston: TopShelf

A guide to current authors and books. It mainly contains interviews with successful authors.

Writ Large Retrospective – Magazines for Writers

Writ Large Retrospective Website

Issues 2013 – Present

Denver, Colorado: University of Denver

“WRIT Large is an annual journal of undergraduate research and writing at DU. Begun in the winter of 2012, WRIT Large serves as a resource and teaching tool for our faculty, as well as a source of inspiration for students.” – Website. Writers magazines pdf free.

Write Now! – Magazines for Writers

TwoMorrows Publisher Website

Issues 2002-2009

North Carolina: TwoMorrows

“The magazine about writing for comics, animation, and sci-fi.” – Publisher.

Writer’s Digest – Magazine Free PDFs

Writer’s Digest Website

1920-1961 at Internet Archive (Black & White)

Cincinnati, OH: F&W Publishing

Writer’s Digest began in 1920 and is still active. “It is an American magazine aimed at beginning and established writers. It contains interviews, market listings, calls for manuscripts, and how-to articles.” -Wikipedia.

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Websites of Writing Magazines – Magazine Free PDFs

Free online versions of these writing magazines are not available, but their websites feature articles of interest.


Poets & Writers

The Writer

The Writer’s Chronicle

Library Research Guide (LibGuide) – Writing Fiction – Magazines for Writers

This research guide from the librarians at Boston Public Library has links to a variety of resources related to Writing Fiction.

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