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Phone: 206.676.5337

Mailing Address:
1938 Fairview Avenue East, Suite 201
Seattle, WA 98102

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Individuals or organizations interested in contacting Wave Books or Wave Books authors regarding readings, events, reviews or interviews should email

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Interested in teaching one of our books? See: Academics for more information.

For permission to reprint poems or other content from Wave Books or Verse Press publications, please contact Heidi Broadhead, Managing Editor, at

We are happy to support arts and literary organizations who support poets. While we are not able to donate money, we do donate books for charity events and reading libraries. For more information, write to Blyss Ervin at

Wave Books is currently seeking a Publicity and Marketing Director for a full or part-time position in our Seattle office. Ideal candidate will have 4+ years experience, including established relationships with major publicity venues and/or deep knowledge of library, academic, bookstore, and web/social media marketing. A demonstrated commitment to poetry (especially to contemporary poets) is required, and familiarity with Wave’s authors and readership is preferred. We are a small company, with fast-paced, challenging work in a casual and respectful environment. Salary DOE and benefits for full time. Please send resume and cover letter by October 21, 2016 to  

Wave offers internships for students currently enrolled in Seattle-area universities over the course of an academic year. Our intern positions for the 2016-2017 school year have been filled. If you are a student and are interested in applying in the future, please check with your advisor or write to Heidi Broadhead at We do not have summer internships.