Poets At Work is accepting submissions for book reviews. Full-length books of poetry (published in any country) must have been published within the past 2 years. If accepted for publication, payment is $50-$100 per review of approximately 250-500 words.
Review Guidelines for P@W
- No reviews of books by friends, former teachers, spouses, etc.
- Reviews should be between 250-500 words. Please query us before sending longer reviews.
- We consider reviews of books that have come out within the last two years.
- Focus on vision as well as craft, quote from the book, be “critical” (attentive to the text), and have an opinion.
- We welcome creative and judicious use of the first person.
- We’re especially interested in reviews of books published outside the US.
- Please include all publishing information at the end of the review (title, author, publisher, year).