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We are delighted to announce that our first title will be the Tales and Poems of Edgar Allan Poe. This will be the first Nepenthe Press limited and deluxe edition, it will be issued in two states with newly commissioned artwork. A slipcased, signed and numbered hardcover, and a lettered deluxe edition. More information on this title will be available soon. Please subscribe to our newsletter for updates.  


This is an open call to writers of Horror and Weird fiction. We are now accepting submissions for our first collection of short stories, an anthology of Folk Horror tales. 


Deadline for submissions is December 20th 2023. 

Please submit your short story, with your name and the title of the story  (maximum 10,000 words) to our editor

Victoria Sharpe at as a word doc/or PDF file format

Please include a covering letter with brief synopsis of the story,  and any relevant links /short biography. If the story has been previously published please forward details.

*If your story is selected for publication we will be in touch but unfortunately cannot offer criticism or guidance on individual submissions.


We are a passionate micro-publishing press with a team of only three people. We produce high quality,  small, limited edition print runs.

All authors of the stories selected via the open call will be paid a flat rate of £100 plus a contributors copy of the limited edition. 

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