Small Presses

Whether you're pursuing the publication of your first book or your fifth, use our Small Presses database to research publisher interests, contact information, and submission guidelines.

Small Press Genres Published Electronic Submissions? Simultaneous Submissions? Reading Period Formats Book Type Subgenre
Small Press

Silver Boomer Books

Our 11th anthology will go to print in Spring 2014. See the website for current call for submissions.  

Our Eagle Wings Press imprint has single-author recovery-themed titles and Laughing Cactus Press has our poetry and fiction titles.

Genres Published
Poetry
Fiction
Creative Nonfiction
Electronic Submissions? Yes Simultaneous Submissions? Yes Reading Period Jan 1 - Dec 31 Formats
Paperback
E-book
Audio
Book Type Essay collections Subgenre Autobiography/Memoir
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Six Ft. Swells Press

Six Ft. Swells Press publishes and celebrates After-Hours Poetry—a modern poetry movement known for its concise structure and unbridled confessional style in presenting the language and experiences of the everyperson. Common themes found in this genre are: taverns, music, cocktails, broken hearts, first kisses, Saturday nights out on the town, Sunday morning blues, road stories, parties and celebratory happenings…and the simple, unexpected moments that present themselves to the poet.

Genres Published Poetry Electronic Submissions? Yes Simultaneous Submissions? Yes Reading Period Jan 1 - Dec 31 Formats Paperback Book Type
Chapbook
Poetry collections
Subgenre Micro-poetry, Prose Poetry
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Sixteen Rivers Press

Sixteen Rivers Press is a shared-work, nonprofit poetry collective dedicated to providing an alternative publishing avenue for San Francisco Bay Area poets. Founded in 1999 by seven writers, the press is named for the sixteen rivers that flow into the San Francisco Bay.

Genres Published Poetry Electronic Submissions? Yes Simultaneous Submissions? Yes Reading Period Nov 1 - Feb 1 Formats
Paperback
E-book
Book Type
Chapbook
Poetry collections
Subgenre
Small Press

Slapering Hol Press

Genres Published Poetry Electronic Submissions? Yes Simultaneous Submissions? Yes Reading Period Feb 15 - May 15 Formats Book Type Chapbook Subgenre
Small Press

Slipstream Press

Sponsors an annual Poetry Chapbook Contest offering $1,000 prize and 50 copies. Details at: www.slipstreampress.org/guide.html

Genres Published Poetry Electronic Submissions? Yes Simultaneous Submissions? Yes Reading Period Jan 1 - Dec 31 Formats Paperback Book Type Chapbook Subgenre
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Slope Editions

Slope Editions has a focus on eclectic poetry written in English. We value poetry that defies convention and categorization, and look for innovative, moving and daring content.

Genres Published Poetry Electronic Submissions? No Simultaneous Submissions? Yes Reading Period Jan 1 Formats Book Type Subgenre