UNACCOMPANIED MINORS, the much-anticipated collection by 2013 New American Fiction Prize-winner Alden Jones, is now available! Check out the interview at Bloom, another at Fiction Writers Review, and some thoughts at The Rumpus. Then give it a read!

TAURUS, poems by Paul Nemser, is ready for your order. What are folks saying about this myth-infused love story set amongst the sentient robot arms of contemporary St. Petersburg? Check out this review at The Huffington Post by Valerie Stivers-Isakova.



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The submission period for the 2015 New American Poetry Prize will be September 1 - December 31, 2014. Click here for more details.

Submissions are no longer being accepted for the 2014 New American Fiction Prize. We're busy reading, and the winner will be announced in November.

MAYDAY Magazine features new fiction, poetry, nonfiction, translations, artwork, and reviews. Our latest issue is devoted to nonfiction. Check it out at the MAYDAY website.


THE THAW, newly-translated stories by award-winning Icelandic novelist Ólafur Gunnarsson, was released January 1, 2014. Check out one critic's thoughts at The Arts Fuse, or Catherine Browder's excellent review at New Letters.


ELECTRICITY & OTHER DREAMS, a collection of magical stories by Micah Dean Hicks, is now available. Check out the starred review at Publishers Weekly!