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Wave Books is an independent poetry press based in Seattle, Washington, dedicated to publishing the best in contemporary poetry, poetry in translation, and writing by poets. The press was founded in 2005, merging with established publisher Verse Press. By publishing strong innovative work in finely crafted trade editions and handmade ephemera, we hope to continue to challenge the values and practices of readers and add to the collective sense of what's possible in contemporary poetry.


Take 40% Off Any of These Wave Books Titles!


Museum of Accidents
Museum of Accidents
  Rachel Zucker
Nominated for a National Book Critics Circle Award
& chosen by Publishers Weekly and the Poetry Foundation
as one of the Best Books of 2009.
Take It
Take It
  Joshua Beckman
“He seems to be doing everything.”
—Daniel Handler, The Believer
The Most of It
The Most of It
  Mary Ruefle
“...a singular book full of pathos. .”
-—Ben Mirov, Sink Review
Citizen Of
Christian Hawkey
 "...I know that I'm going to be reading everything Christian Hawkey writes."
--Ron Silliman
Shelley Gave Jane a Guitar
Shelley Gave Jane a Guitar
  Richard Meier
"Spectacularly inventive in its phrasings, unabashedly traditional in its themes and fluidly postmodern in its syntax..."
Publishers Weekly
  Anthony McCann
“ stepping into a garden where the paths don't quite link up.”
—Tom Dvorske, H_NGM_N
  Jon Woodward
“In one poem, he orders a cheeseburger; in another,
he sees a movie.”
—David Sewell, Coldfront
Quaker Guns
Caroline Knox
“Reading her is agreeing to a voyage of discovery,
rife with playfulness and smarts.”
ForeWord Magazine
Sunny Wednesday
Sunny Wednesday
  Noelle Kocot
“...halfway between the end of time...and the next thing,
as yet in the shadows...”
—Matt Hart, Coldfront
In Time's Rift
Ernst Meister
Trans. Graham Foust & Samuel Frederick
"Foust and Frederick have done us all a great favor.”
—Alex Estes, The Rumpus 
"Myles navigates contemporary landscape
with seemingly effortless wit and tenderness."
--Publishers Weekly
Into the Snow: Selected Poems of Gennady Aygi
Trans. Sarah Valentine
“ Aygi's work shows how even simplicity can be revolutionary...”
—Amy Henry, HTMLGiant
  Jorge Carrera Andrade
Trans. Alejandro de Acosta and Joshua Beckman
“...makes a strong case for the power of lyric brevity...”
—John Keene, Drunken Boat
A Little White Shadow
A Little White Shadow
  Mary Ruefle
“...row after row of mercilessly if haphazardly applied Wite-Out...”
—Ray McDaniel, Constant Critic
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