Snapshot Press

Entry guidelines (the deadline for work to be considered for the 2018 calendar is January 31, 2017).

‘Snapshot Press sets the platinum standard for design and production values among haiku and tanka books. Their quality is unsurpassed. Indeed, books from Snapshot Press are always a tactile and poetic delight.’
—Michael Dylan Welch in Modern Haiku

Snapshot Press is an independent publisher specializing in English-language haiku, tanka and other short poetry by authors from around the world.

Founded in 1997, we have since published over 60 titles, including anthologies, single-author collections and eighteen annual editions of The Haiku Calendar. Our books have been honoured by the Haiku Society of America, The Poetry Society of America, and The Haiku Foundation.

JOIN our mailing list to keep up-to-date with news and take advantage of exclusive special offers.

NEW: The Haiku Calendar 2017
Edited by John Barlow

The Lammas Lands
by Matthew Paul
‘Haiku in all its stunning potency.’
— Roberta Beary

The Bone Carver
by Ron C. Moss
‘Ron Moss is a bright star in the Southern Cross of English-language haiku.’ — John Stevenson

FREE UK P&P: Postage and packaging is now free for all UK orders and discounted by 30% for overseas orders.