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'A small but enterprising publisher talent-spotting marvellous new poets' — The Independent


The Poetry Business publishes books, pamphlets, audio and eBooks under its smith|doorstop imprint.

Our poets have won or been shortlisted for almost every major poetry prize, including 11 Poetry Book Society awards and 10 Forward Prize nominations. See the full list of awards here.



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See The Shop for all smith|doorstop books and pamphletseBooks and audio.

The Poetry Business is a member of InpressYou can securely order online via PayPal or Inpress Books. See the individual book and pamphlet pages for the links.

The 'Buy from Inpress' links will take you to the Inpress Books site, which will process your order on our behalf. Paying via PayPal will order the title directly from us. 

See here for information about trade sales.




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