65 Degrees—Type: Free upscale lifestyle magazine, published quarterly. Address: P.O. Box 6325, Carmel, CA 93921. Phone Number: 831/917-1673. Website: www.65mag.com. Circulation/Listeners/Viewers: Claims a circulation of 80,000 throughout the Monterey Peninsula. Deadlines: 45 days prior to publication. Contacts: firstname.lastname@example.org. Other Info/Tips: If your book has a “lifestyles of the rich and famous” angle, or if your topic would appeal to an upscale audience, try pitching this one.
Carmel Magazine—Type: Upscale lifestyle magazine, published quarterly. Address: 126 Clock Tower Place, Suite 103, Carmel, CA 93923. Phone Number: 831/625-9922. Website: www.carmelmagazine.com. Circulation/Listeners/Viewers: Claims a circulation of 35,000 throughout the Monterey Peninsula. Available free on newsstands and in hotels. Deadlines: 30 days prior to publication. Contacts: Use the contacts form on their website: http://www.carmelmagazine.com/media.shtml. Other Info/Tips: Each issue includes “In Review,” a book review column by Melanie Bishop. Reach her through her blog, www.melaniebishopwriter.workpress.com.
Coastal Canine—Type: Free quarterly magazine. Address: P.O. Box 51846, Pacific Grove, CA 93950. Phone Number: 831/372-5169. Website: www.coastalcaninemag.com. Circulation/Listeners/Viewers: Claims a circulation of 7,500 throughout the Monterey Peninsula and Santa Cruz. Deadlines: 45 days prior to publication. Contacts: Editor/Publisher Carie Broecker, email@example.com. Other Info/Tips: Looking for articles of up to 1,000 words on dog-related topics. If your book has a dog in it, this might be a good fit.
This list was compiled by Joyce Krieg, June 2014. Please let us know if any information has changed.