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Shipwreckt Books Publishing Co. & Lost Lake Folk Opera magazine
- Type of organization
- Web address
- Social media platforms used
- Mission Statement / Editorial Focus
Shipwreckt Books publishes 4 imprints:
1. Rocket Science Press (literary fiction).
2. Up On Big Rock Poetry Series.
3. Lost Lake Folk Art (non-fiction, memoir, bio).
4. Lost Lake Folk Opera magazine (poetry, short fiction, in-depth journalism, opinion, graphic art).
- Is your group affiliated with a University, portal or other agency?
- Primary editor/Contact person
- Contact title
essays, fiction, nonfiction, poetry
Elevating independent publishing to the same level as indie music and film.
- Recent Awards Received
2014 Midwest Independent Publishers Assn Silver Medal for Poetry - "Eros in Autumn" by Steven Schild
- Representative authors
Lee Henschel Jr., Anne Barngrover, Nicole Borg
- Submissions policy
Guidelines are broad. We look for quality and creativity in whatever form that may take. (See website for details
- Accepts unsolicited submissions?
- Simultaneous submissions accepted
- Reading period
- Reporting time
2 - 8 weeks
- Author Payments
- Number of paid staff
- Number of unpaid staff
- CLMP Member?
- How many writers did you publish in your most recent year (calendar or fiscal)?
- How many live events did you present in your most recent year (calendar or fiscal)?
- Number of Books Published per Year
- Titles in Print
- Average Print Run
- Format (%)
5% Hardcover, 95% Paperback
- Average Price per Book
- Average Price per e-Book