Snapshot Press

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 fifteen annual editions of The Haiku Calendar. Our books have been honoured by the Haiku Society of America and The Poetry Society of America.

‘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

NEW: A landmark anthology, Where the River Goes celebrates the evolution of the nature tradition in English-language haiku over an active period of fifty years.

NEW: The Haiku Calendar 2015 is now available to order.

THE HAIKU CALENDAR COMPETITION: entry guidelines (the deadline for work to be considered for the 2016 calendar is January 31, 2015).

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

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