A Bill Kennedy Jr. two-blade trapper is featured on page 64, in the Let’s Slip This Joint section, of the 32nd edition of the book, Knives 2012.
A Bill Kennedy Jr. folding pocket knife is featured on page 109, in the Slip-Joint Ventures section, of the 31st Edition of the book, Knives 2011.
A Bill Kennedy Jr. fillet knife is featured on page 85, in the Fish & Game Wardens section, of the 30th Anniversary Edition of the book Knives 2010.
A Bill Kennedy Jr. knife is prominently featured on page 82, under The Great Bowie Build-Off section of the book, 28th Annual Knives 2008.
A Bill Kennedy Jr. knife is featured in the article, “Ivory!” by Jim Ferguson, for its ivory scales. This can be found on page 77 of the Fall 1993 issue of Knives Illustrated.
Bill Kennedy Jr. knives are discussed in the article, “Fillet Knives for the Catch-of-the-Day,” by Jon Chance, found on page 11 in the August 1990 issue of Blade Magazine.
Bill Kennedy Jr. is included in a short list of talented custom knife makers in, “In Search of a True Custom Knife.” This article by Bernard Levine can be found on page 47 of the February 1990 edition of Blade Magazine.
Bill Kennedy Jr. was featured on page 21 of Knife Magazine in a report on the Dallas Knife Show. The report is in the February 1988 issue of this Japanese publication.
Bill Kennedy Jr. knives were featured on pages 25 and 28 of the Winter 1986 issue of The Atlantic Salmon Journal in the article, “Knives for Giving” by Jerry Gibbs.