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Previous Submissions

The Griffin Poetry Prize receives hundreds of entries from publishers around the world and the information is available in this database, which is updated in April annually.

Alfred A. Knopf

2009
Dear Darkness (USA)
Kevin Young
2009
In Praise of the Unfinished (USA)
John Carpenter, Bogdana, Julia Hartwig
2009
One Secret Thing (USA)
2009
Special Orders (USA)
Edward Hirsch

Alice James Books

2009
King Baby (USA)
Lia Purpura
2009
The Temple Gate Called Beautiful (USA)
2009
The Usable Field (USA)

Andrews McMeel Publishing

2009
Bikeman: An Epic Poem (USA)
Thomas F. Flynn

Anvil Press

2009
Material (UK)
Ros Barber
2009
Salvation Jane (UK)
Greta Stoddart
2009
Suicide Psalms (Canada)
Mari-Lou Rowley
2009
The Golden Boat (UK)
Joe Winter, Rabindranath Tagore
2009
The Maltese Dreambook (UK)
Gabriel Levin
2009
What It Feels Like for a Girl (Canada)
Jennica Harper

Arc Publications

2009
A Ghost in my House (UK)
Lorna Thorpe
2009
Comus: A Dialogic Mask (UK)
John Kinsella
2009
Guests of Eternity (UK)
Richard McKane, Larissa Miller
2009
Midnight & Other Poems (UK)
Radwa Ashour, Mourid Barghouti
2009
Still Life With Loops (UK)
Philip Jenkins, Eli Tolaretxipi
2009
The Icon Maker (UK)
Paul Stubbs
2009
The Night Fountain (UK)
Marco Sonzogni, Gerald Dawe, Salvatore Quasimodo
2009
Wheel (UK)
Michael O’Neill

ARWLII Publications

2009
Via & Vls (India)
Satish Verma

Athabasca University Press

2009
Poems for a Small Park (Canada)
E. D. Blodgett

Auckland University Press

2009
Calypso (New Zealand)
Bob Orr
2009
Everything Talks (New Zealand)
Sam Sampson
2009
get some (New Zealand)
Sonja Yelich
2009
In Continents (New Zealand)
Richard Reeve
2009
The Lakes of Mars (New Zealand)
Chris Orsman

Ausable Press

2009
Alpha Zulu (USA)
Gary Lilley
2009
Amorisco (USA)
2009
Made Flesh (USA)
Craig Arnold
2009
Property (USA)
Julie Agoos
2009
The Skeleton of the Crow (USA)
Seido Ray Ronci

Autumn House Press

2009
She Heads Into the Wilderness (USA)
Anne Marie Macari

Bayeux Arts, Inc.

2009
Landing at Night (Canada)
Deborah Miller
2009
Poems that Swim from my Brain like Rats leaving a Sinking Ship (Canada)
Christian McPherson
2009
The Gospel according to Clarence Thomas (Canada)
Ashis Gupta

BeWrite Books

2009
from the field book (UK)
Carol Thistlethwaite
2009
The Jealousies (UK)
Benjamin Stainton

Big Pencil Books, Writers & Books

2009
Requiem (USA)
Roz Spafford

BkMk Press

2009
Airs & Voices (USA)
Paula Bonnell
2009
Black Tupelo Country (USA)
Doug Ramspeck

Black Doris Press

2009
Push (New Zealand)
David Gregory

Bloodaxe Books

2009
Birdsong on the Seabed (UK)
Sasha Dultdale, Elena Shvarts
2009
Crossing The Snowline (UK)
Pauline Stainer
2009
Europa (UK)
Moniza Alvi
2009
Hidden River (UK)
Stephanie Norgate
2009
Life Under Water (UK)
Maura Dooley
2009
Nigh-No-Place (UK)
Jen Hadfield
2009
Starve The Poets!: Selected Poems (UK)
Simon Patton, Tao Naikan, Yi Sha
2009
The Hat (UK)
Selima Hill
2009
The Sinking Road (UK)
Paul Batchelor
2009
What It Is: Selected Poems (UK)
Francis R. Jones, Esther Jansma

Blue Begonia Press

2009
The Woman and the War Baby (USA)
Bill Ransom

BOA Editions

2009
Elephants & Butterflies (USA)
Alan Michael Parker
2009
The Fortieth Day (USA)
Kazim Ali
2009
The Hymns of Job and Other Poems (USA)
Tsipi Keller, Maya Bejerano
2009
Voices (USA)
Lucille Clifton

Book*hug Press

2009
After Rilke: to forget you sang (Canada)
Mark Goldstein
2009
Every Way Oakly (Canada)
Steve McCaffery
2009
FOND (Canada)
Kate Eichhorn
2009
In Stereo (Canada)
Paul Hegedus
2009
Mal Arme (Letter Drop III) (Canada)
Victor Coleman
2009
Matter of Fact (Canada)
Meredith Quartermain
2009
The SubWay (Canada)
Philip Quinn

Brandl & Schlesinger

2009
The Kingsbury Tale (Australia)
Ouyang Yu