she will defy me; time after time

Paper Doll

Katherine Lockton’s debut pamphlet, Paper Doll, strikes the poetry landscape as disruptively as a meteor scars earth with its impact.

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Behind every firewall is a heart, and in that heart sits the seed of something that needs nurturing

Terminal Romance

Terminal Romance introduces incorrigible romantics, cyber stalkers, foot fetishists, love-struck professors and reality-impaired pessimists. Niki Aguirre’s remarkable eye and unwavering prose imbue each character in this collection with compelling humanity, illustrating with poetic subtlety our innate need to reach out and connect at all costs.

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poetry with punch

A Class Act

A Class Act is characterised by an attitude of stern determination and a tender, underlying empathy that never forgets the human story behind each headline and statistic. Chip Hamer’s poems jab, feint and move before catching you with a hard left hook.

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flipped eye awarded Elevate funding by Arts Council

We are pleased to reveal that we have been awarded funding under the Arts Council’s ELEVATE programme to support us in transforming into a robust, enduring entity. Much of the funding will go towards administrative work, freeing up our editors to bring you more great books. We will also be working towards a beautiful new […]

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Un Nuevo Sol one of White Review’s books of the Year

We were very pleased to learn by Twitter (though our very own co-editor!) that poet and critic, Sandeep Parmar, named Un Nuevo Sol as one of her books of 2019 in The White Review. It’s a book that was so rewarding to edit and is proving just as delicious to read and re-read.

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flipped eye Acquires New Handal Title, Appoints Albert

flipped eye publishing, the highly-respected UK indie known for introducing the world to the début books of writers like Malika Booker, Inua Ellams, Warsan Shire, Nick Makoha, Katie Hale and Roger Robinson, has just made its first ever rights acquisition from the University of Pittsburgh Press. Nathalie Handal’s Life In A Country Album, just released in the […]

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The Waiting

Martin Egblewogbe’s The Waiting is a collection rooted in metropolitan Ghana, but its primary territory is the human mind. 

…having discovered a poet’s work we are always delighted to find that they have been published by flipped eye… It means we can be confident that the poet has been rigorously edited and will have a book that’s beautifully designed and produced with care and attention.

Naomi Jaffa