Wave Books is an independent press founded in 2005 which publishes contemporary poetry, poetry in translation, and writing by poets.

Wave Books



Wave Books Submission Guidelines

Submission Address

1938 Fairview Avenue East
Suite 201
Seattle WA 98102

Phone: (206) 676-5337

Submitting Your Work to Wave Books

Before submitting to Wave Books

The Market List recommends you verify the market is active and accepting submissions before sending your manuscript via regular mail. You may verify a market status by either visiting their website, calling their listed phone number, or comfirming via regular mail that the market is still active before sending them your work. To be sure your submission is appropriate for this market, we recommend you familiarize yourself with Wave Books by reading a sample issue before submitting.


If you have recently submitted to Wave Books or have experience with this market, please submit a comment below. Recent submission response times are always welcome and helpful to other writers.

From the Wave Books guidelines:

Wave Books is not currently accepting any manuscripts or queries. Please check back here, or with our Facebook page, where we will post any new calls for submissions, before sending us your work.

Submission Guidelines Details for Wave Books

Market Type: Poetry

Contact: Charlie Wright, Publisher; Joshua Beckman and Matthew Zapruder, Editors; Heidi Broadhead, Managing Editor

Email: info@wavepoetry.com

Accepts: Poetry

Web Address: www.wavepoetry.com

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