current issue: volume 49.1 Winter-Spring 2018


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For Want, by Cherie Hunter Day (Princeton, N.J.: Ornithopter Press, 2017). 32 pages; 4.5" x 7". Matte four-color wrappers; saddle-stapled. ISBN 978-1-942723-01-4. Price: $11.00 from

The Wonder Code: Discover the Way of Haiku and See the World with New Eyes, by Scott Mason (Chappaqua, N.Y.: Girasole Press, 2017). 370 pages; 18.5 cm; 5.25" x 7.25". Hardbound; semigloss white board covers; Smythe-sewn. ISBN 978-0-692930-35-9. Price: $24.95 from

The Soundless Dance: Haiku, by Gérard Krebs (Spalding, Lincs: Hub Editions, 2017). 66 pages; 20.5 cm; 5.5" x 8". Glossy oversize tan card wrappers with four-color image; pasted aps; perfectbound. ISBN 978-0-957646-08-7. Price: UK£6.50 from the publisher.

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"The Uses of Haiku: Native American Writers – Part II"
Charles Trumbull

"Recovering the
Suchness of Things in Haiku
Robert Epstein

"Haiku How-to Books:
Retrospective Reviews
Randy Brooks

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