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An Archipelago Books subscription allows you to support our press in one of the most rewarding ways – by receiving each of our forthcoming titles, right off the press. Each new book we publish will be sent to you as soon as it arrives in our office. Over the course of a year you’ll be able to see your bookshelf grow with our uniquely designed titles that feel good in your hands.circularbooks2

As part of the Archipelago community, subscribers also save on our cover prices. A one-year, 12-book subscription is $170, a savings of 25%. A half-year, 6-book subscription is $90, a savings of 20%. Two- and three-year subscriptions are also available, as well as a one-year ebook subscription. In addition, all subscriptions come with any backlist title of your choice. Just indicate the book you prefer in the “Order Notes” box at the bottom of the Checkout page, or email

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The next 12 books we are publishing, and that you will be receiving in your subscription are:


1. Cockroaches by Scholastique Mukasonga, translated from the French by Jordan Stump (October 2016)

2. Konundrum: Selected Prose of Franz Kafka by Franz Kafka, translated from the German by Peter Wortsman (September 2016)

3. Wayward Heroes by Halldór Laxness, translated from the Icelandic by Phillip Roughton (September 2016)

4. Vulture in a Cage: Selected Poems by Solomon Ibn Gabirol, translated from the Hebrew by Raymond Scheindlin (October 2016)

5. Dance on the Volcano by Marie Vieux-Chauvet, translated from the French by Kaiam L. Glover (November 2016)

6. The Exploded View by Ivan Vladislavic (January 2017)

7. In Praise of Defeat: Selected Poems by Abdellatif Laâbi, translated from the French by Donald Nicholson-Smith (November 2016)

8. Wolf Hunt by Ivailo Petrov, translated from the Bulgarian by Angela Rodel (February 2017)

9. Nest in the Bones: Stories by Antonio di Benedetto, translated from the Spanish by Martina Broner (May 2017)

10. Map Drawn by a Spy by Guillermo Cabrera Infante, translated from the Spanish by Mark Fried (August 2017)

11. For Isabel: A Mandala by Antonio Tabucchi, translated from the Italian by Elizabeth Harris (September 2017)

12. Twist by Harkaitz Cano, translated from the Basque by Amaia Gabantxo.


(The mailing date for each title and sequence in which you will receive our titles is subject to change throughout the year. We will be mailing the books as soon as they become available.)


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