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Reaching Light: Selected Poems by Robert Adamson

In Uncategorized on June 25, 2020 at 8:15 pm


Reaching Light: Selected Poems by Robert Adamson

edited and with an introduction by Devin Johnston

Flood Editions ISBN 978-1-7332734-2-8 $19.95 USD / $39.95 AUD

Forthcoming 10 August 2020

Reaching Light selects from five decades of work by one of Australia’s finest poets.

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Daybreak by William Fuller

In new titles, Uncategorized on April 6, 2020 at 8:15 pm


Daybreak by William Fuller

ISBN 978-1-7332734-1-1 $17.95

Now available from Flood Editions and SPD/Small Press Distribution

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Special Offer

In Uncategorized on November 6, 2018 at 2:55 am

A hand-colored postcard and signed copy of Duet (with Chorus). $150 **Sold Out**

7″ x 5″ promotional postcards, printed offset on French card stock, reproduce two sketches by Brian Calvin.

The artist has individually hand-colored and signed 35 copies.

Each copy is unique, and available with a signed copy of Duet (with Chorus)

To order, write to dev [at] floodeditions.com

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Ali Cobby Eckermann Receives a Windham Campbell Prize

In Uncategorized on March 1, 2017 at 1:37 pm


The Aboriginal Australian poet Ali Cobby Eckermann has been awarded a 2017 Windham-Campbell Prize, administered by Yale University. Her American publication is Ruby Moonlight (Flood Editions, 2015), a novel in verse. Read more about the work, and the prize, here. Congratulations to Ali!

Australian 2-for-1

In Uncategorized on June 24, 2016 at 11:26 pm

Order Robert Adamson’s Net Needle by July 8, 2016 and get Ali Cobby Eckermann’s Ruby Moonlight for free (with free shipping in the U.S.). Get these two classics of contemporary Australian literature for only $15.95!

Portrait Session at Toroga Zoo


[photos by Juno Gemes and Kathleen Maris]

Kingsley Tufts Poetry Award Finalist

In Uncategorized on January 27, 2016 at 12:58 am


Jennifer Moxley’s The Open Secret is a finalist for the Kingsley Tufts Poetry Award! See the full list of finalists here.

Flood Editions, Year by Year

In Uncategorized on November 9, 2015 at 11:58 pm

Here are all 55 titles from Flood Editions year by year, from the past fifteen years . . . with many more to come! Read the rest of this entry »

Fanny Howe, Finalist for a Prize

In Uncategorized on March 26, 2015 at 2:51 am


Congratulations to Fanny Howe, a finalist for the Man Booker International Prize! Her books from Flood Editions, What Did I Do Wrong? and Economics, are available here.

The Open Secret Has Won an Award

In new titles, Uncategorized on March 16, 2015 at 4:10 pm


The Open Secret by Jennifer Moxley has won the 2015 William Carlos Williams Award, given by the Poetry Society of America. Read a poem from the book, and Ange Mlinko’s excellent citation, here.

Robert Adamson on the Radio

In forthcoming, Uncategorized on October 25, 2014 at 7:11 pm


Flood Editions will be publishing the Australian poet Robert Adamson’s new book, Net Needle, in early 2015. As Michael Palmer observes, “Eye and ear, none better.” In the meanwhile, listen to a wonderful radio broadcast with Adamson reading poems and talking of music, nature, the Hawkesbury River, Robert Duncan, and much else, here (push “download audio”).