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DeWeese DeWeek is here! Aug. 17-21

admin—August 16, 2015

Pre-Order The Father of the Arrow is the Thought by Christopher DeWeese here. Next week’s release of Chistopher DeWeese’s second book, The Father of the Arrow is the Thought, is making us crazy down here at Octopus Books. We’re offering insane daily deals if you pre-order the book this week. Like: MONDAY: Money Back Monday! Every purchase Read More »

Via Dissimulata NYC Book Release

Hajara Quinn—June 9, 2015

Darling good and bad apples of NYC, today is the day of Via Dissimulata’s book release. Tonight we celebrate with a reading and performance by Marisol Limon Martinez. This book is a discovery and a breaking, a woven and a wrought and a ringing thing. Where: Pete’s Candy Store 709 Lorimer St. Brooklyn NY 11211. Read More »

April Open Reading Period

Alisa Heinzman—March 31, 2015

April is so near! Send us your full-length poetry manuscripts any day between April Fools’ Day and the 30th. We want to read your poems. We’re waiting. We can hardly wait. Read the submissions guidelines here and submit through Submittable.


Hajara Quinn—November 11, 2014

As a small independent press, the best way for anyone to financially support Octopus Books, is to purchase our books. Because we are trying to grow our press, by publishing 5 or more poetry titles per year, we could really use your help now more than ever. We are now offering both 1 year and Read More »

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