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All the Gay Saints

Kayleb Rae Candrilli

My My

Kristi Maxwell

Taking the Homeless Census

Alexis Ivy

Saturnalia Updates and News

We are ecstatic to announce the winners of our 2020 poetry contest!

  • Moncho Alvarado | Greyhound Americans |  Saturnalia Books Poetry Prize, selected by Diane Seuss
  • Stella Wong | Spooks | Saturnalia Books Editors Prize

As always, we read countless amazing manuscripts and we are so grateful to everyone who trusted us with their work.  A special congratulations goes to our finalists: Laura Bylenok, Felicia Zamora, Melissa Studdard, Karyna McGlynn, Betsy Andrews, and Bruce Bond.

Our spring books have arrived! Visit theĀ Bookshop for Kayleb Rae Candrilli’s All the Gay Saints, Kristi Maxwell’s My My and Alexis Ivy’s Taking the Homeless Census.

2018 Saturnalia Books Poetry Prize Winner Kayleb Rae Candilli was awarded a 2019 Whiting Award! We will release their forthcoming collection All the Gay Saints in Spring 2020. Congratulations, Kayleb! To find out more about their award, click here.

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