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2017 CPR Book Award – Submission Deadline Extended

We just can’t get enough of your poetry!

The 2017 Cider Press Review Book Award deadline has been extended through December 9, 2017. Past winners include Grant Clauser, Julie Bouwsma, Alison Prine, Amy Ash, and Carol Quinn, to name a few.

2017 judge is Lauren Alleyne.

Reckless Constellations, by Grant ClauserThe annual Cider Press Review Book Award offers a $1,500 prize, publication, and 25 author’s copies of a book-length collection of poetry. Author receives a standard publishing contract. Initial print run is not less than 1,000 copies.

The winning book from our 2016 contest, Reckless Constellations by Grant Clauser, is in production for release in January, 2018.

Learn more at www.ciderpressreview.com/bookaward.

2014 CPR Book Award Open September 1-November 30

CPR Book Award Now Open

The 2014 Cider Press Review Book Award will open to accept submissions on September 1. We will be accepting manuscripts of full-length collections of poetry between September 1 and November 30.

The annual Cider Press Review Book Award offers a $1,500 prize, publication, and 25 author’s copies of a book length collection of poetry. Author receives a standard publishing contract. Initial print run is not less than 1,000 copies.

2014 judge is Jeffrey Harrison.

The winning book from our 2013 contest, The Open Mouth of the Vase by Amy Ash, is in production for release in January, 2015.

Learn more at www.ciderpressreview.com/bookaward.

The Open Mouth of the Vase Wins the 2013 Cider Press Review Book Award

AMy Ash wins 2013 CPR Book Award

Congratulations to poet Amy Ash who wins the 2013 Cider Press Review Book Award with her manuscript, The Open Mouth of the Vase. The final judge was Charles Harper Webb.

Amy Ash is a Doctoral student at the University of Kansas.  She has an MFA in creative writing/poetry and a B.A. in English and Spanish with a creative writing minor, both from New Mexico State University. Her work has been published in various journals, including Cimarron Review, Lake Effect, Inkwell, Red Clay Review, Rio Grande Review, Harpur Palate, and Mid-American Review.

Ms. Ash will receive a $1500 award, a publishing contract and 25 author copies of the finished book.  The Open Mouth of the Vase is scheduled for release January, 2015.

Runner Up:

In the Dark Medina, by Jaclyn Dwyer