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2018 Student Poetry Collection
Missed the deadline?
It's not too late to be published!
Deadline is Extended to September 14
We must receive your form in our offices no later than September 14th.
If you miss the September 14th extension
for mailing back the author release and order
We may still be able to include your child's poem in the book!
Please mail your signed release form and payment for any books ordered,
We will do what we can to still include you.
If we can't, we
can still publish your child’s poem, in our next compilation,
Simply cross out the title "Futures"
and print the words "Fall 2019" on the release and order form
and send it along with payment for any books
ordered to the address on the
2018 prices will still be honored if the
current release and order form is
Your order and
your child's poem will then be for the 2019 book,
with delivery in early
December of 2019.
This should be done at the earliest opportunity
as work will soon begin on
our next book.
If, by chance, we receive the release and order in time to include the
poem in Futures,
we will do that, even if "Futures" has been crossed out and
changed to "Fall 2019".
About 20 business days after you mail your form, please check the
order status page.
If delivery says 2018 or 2019, that indicates which December you will
receive your order with your child's published poem.
Excitement is growing in anticipation of our new 2018
Student Poetry Collection.
will bring critical acclaim to the work of many exceptional young authors
from across the United States.
Did you know that only a
small percentage of students who submit poetry will be published?
In fact, less than 20 percent of all submissions
will be included in the new 2018 Student Poetry Collection.
Any author whose work we have offered to showcase in Futures
must sign and return the "Artist's Release" form
to authorize us to print the poem,
but all rights to the poem itself remain with the author.
The "Artist's Release" form also serves as an
To download, click
An Initial Author's copy of Futures
for $32.95 plus $7 shipping/handling.
Additional copies are $25 each with no additional shipping/handling.
(Shipping/Handling is $7 per order regardless of quantity)
Payment must be included with your order in the form of a check or money
payable to: The America Library of Poetry.
Mail release and order form to:
The America Library of Poetry
P.O. Box 978
Houlton, ME 04730
If you submitted a book order for Futures,
check your order status here.
For further inquiries, please contact us.