Persea Books

at 277 Broadway, Suite 708, New York, 10007 United States

Independent publishers since 1975

Persea Books
277 Broadway, Suite 708
New York , NY 10007
United States
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P: (212) 260-9256


Founded in 1975 by Karen Braziller and Michael Braziller, Persea Books is an independent literary publisher of fiction and nonfiction, contemporary American poetry, poetry in translation, books for young adults, literary anthologies for the classroom, and rediscovered classics.

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"The days are getting longer,/they say the worst is over,/we’ll have more light/from here on out."—Laura Cronk @NewSchoolWrites

Published on 2014-12-22 22:35:18 GMT

“Does this explain the heart? How/ one finds another, families/ intertwined like crops”—Mitchell L.H. Douglas (from \blak\\al-febet\)

Published on 2014-12-09 20:01:20 GMT

Thanks @SplitThisRock for recommending Mike White's #Vermeer in Hell among other exciting #poetry books of 2014.

Published on 2014-12-09 00:14:33 GMT

“O Water of Life, fill me up; make me your shotglass, your / hipflask, my most hollow crannies brimming with you.”—Kimberly Johnson

Published on 2014-12-08 16:12:27 GMT

Iowans! Tonight! Kim Johnson! #Poetry! @Prairie_Lights !

Published on 2014-12-02 18:45:44 GMT

On 11/25 catch our resident poet-naturalist Liz #Bradfield reading her #poetry on Orcas Island. @MarineBiol_FHL @HeatherMcHugh

Published on 2014-11-21 21:02:53 GMT

A great review of THE WYNONA STONE POEMS by Caki Wilkinson in the new @publishersWkly. Three cheers for @saint_wynona !

Published on 2014-11-15 19:32:53 GMT

THE WYNONA STONE POEMS is "a moving portrait of a largely unrealized life. Few books of poetry have done this sort of character so well."—Publishers Weekly

Published on 2014-11-15 19:28:58 GMT

Oregonians, it's @aaronbelz! Reading #poetry tomorrow @georgefox University! He's wise and he's wry!

Published on 2014-11-12 17:20:37 GMT

Forgive me. / I followed the instructions I was given. —Cynthia Marie Hoffman

Published on 2014-11-07 01:32:30 GMT

"Shake your head./Dance until your bones clatter. What a prize/you are. What a lucky sack of stars."—Gabrielle Calvocoressi @rocketfantastic

Published on 2014-11-03 20:01:47 GMT

"My grandmother says the saints don’t want me to sleep, they want me up and ringing the sunlight…"—Amy Newman, Dear Editor @NewmanAmyL

Published on 2014-11-01 05:00:49 GMT

At #AWP15 ? Come to Persea's 40th bday reading at in Room 101 B&C, Level 1 at 12pm.

Published on 2015-04-09 00:31:38 GMT

Look, fields are rising— And they are, the bright Snow-stripped fields, Like a shroud Or a female voice —from "Night Drive," Kate Northrop

Published on 2015-02-16 15:26:48 GMT

"Your husband's face is right before your eyes. / The way a man moves, how can you think of anything else,"—Cynthia Marie Hoffman

Published on 2015-02-14 15:25:26 GMT

“How/ great a flood pumps the heart, sends/ our veins humming?”—Mitchell LH Douglas #valentinesday @MLHDouglas

Published on 2015-02-14 14:10:37 GMT

Tarheels, @aaronbelz is reading @FlyleafBook on 12 Feb. There's a chance he'll be romantic! Don't miss him! @rocketfantastic

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