KFB has not only one subscription series, but two:
Twelve monthly titles of the latest and best in contemporary poetry selected by knife | fork | book.
Our roster speaks for itself:
KFB SELECTS 2021 MAR | APR | MAY | JUN | JULY | AUG
AARON TUCKER CATALOGUE D’OISEAUX (Book*hug)
HOA NGUYEN A THOUSAND TIMES YOU LOSE YOUR TREASURE (Wave)
STEPHEN COLLIS A HISTORY OF THE THEORIES OF RAIN (Talonbooks)
AIDEN CHAFE GOSPEL DRUNK (U of Alberta Press)
JESSI MACEACHERN A NUMBER OF STUNNING ATTACKS (Invisible)
BARDIA SINAEE INTRUDER (Anansi Poetry)
Previous KFB Selections include: PHIL HALL TOWARD A BLACKER ARDOUR (Beautiful Outlaw) KLARA DU PLESSIS HELL LIGHT FLESH (Palimpsest) KATE SUTHERLAND THE BONES ARE THERE (Book*hug) IAN WILLIAMS WORD PROBLEMS (Coach House) C.P. CAVAFY THE BARBARIANS ARRIVE TODAY Translated with an afterword by EVAN JONES (Carcanet Press, 2020) CODY-ROSE CLEVIDENCE “BEHOLD A MAN!” (Auric Press, 2020) SUE GOYETTE ANTHESIS: A MEMOIR (Gaspereau Press, 2020) A. F. MORITZ AS FAR AS YOU KNOW (Anansi Poetry, 2020) ROXANNA BENNETT UNMEANINGABLE (Gordon Hill Press, 2019) KAIE KELLOUGH MAGNETIC EQUATOR (M&S, 2019) ANNICK MACASKILL MURMURATIONS (Gaspereau Press, 2020) JOHN ELIZABETH STINTZI JUNEBAT (Anansi Poetry, 2020) ALICE NOTLEY FOR THE RIDE (Penguin Poets, 2020) SAM SAX Madness (Penguin), CANISIA LUBRIN Voodoo Hypothesis (Wolsak & Wynn), ANNE MICHAELS All We Saw (McClelland & Stewart), SINA QUEYRAS My Ariel (Coach House), GEORGE OPPEN 21 Poems (New Directions), KAVEH AKBAR Calling a Wolf a Wolf (Penguin UK Edition), BILLY RAY BELCOURT This Wound is a World (Frontenac), ROXANNA BENNETT Unseen Garden (knife fork book), KLARA DU PLESSIS Ekke (Palimpsest Press), ERIC SCHMALTZ Surfaces (Invisible)
The beauty of the subscription series is you can always opt for an alternate title to the one selected (similar price point) at the shop. This way, you get exactly what you want and continue to support knife | fork | book in the process.
Join KFB SELECTS SUBSCRIPTION SERIES any time of the year for a full year. Delivered to your home.
Welcome to | ˈfəːtʌɪl | fertile
• producing many new and inventive ideas: her fertile imagination. [OED]
KFB is intensely interested in the new, new forms, ephemera, shapes, concrete, visual, sound, lexicon, their roots/lineage.
With this quarterly subscription, we’ll package chapbooks, broadsides, essays on poetics, ephemera, vispo, concrete, collections that are certain to challenge and delight.
JOHN BEVIS Letter-Winged Kite (Penteract Press)
ANDREI MONASTYRSKI: Elementary Poetry Edited and Translated from the Russian by Yelena Kalinsky and Brian Droitcour (Ugly Duckling Presse)
FRED WAH Music at the Heart of Thinking (Talonbooks)
Premiere : SADIQA DE MEIJER alfabet/alphabet (Palimpsest Press) CATHERINE VIDLER oleander 7 (The Blasted Tree) KYLE FLEMMER Purple Rain (The Blasted Tree) DANI SPINOSA OO: Typewriter Poems (Invisible)
+ new works coming from Wave, Ugly Duckling Presse, Penteract, The Blasted Tree, KFB, and various micro-presses local and abroad.
We’re small, but mighty. And, we thank you.