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Mini Break by Laurie Bolger

In the Beginning Was The Word, Then a Drawing, Then More Words, Another Drawing, and So On, and So On by Dan Cockrill and Damien Weighill

NEW TITLE: Box Rooms by Laurie Bolger

OUT NOW Burning Eye Book #17: Bang Said The Gun – Mud Wrestling With Words

YOU HAVE NEVER SEEN POETRY LIKE THIS BEFORE! Less than 500 days after we launched our first book here is Burning Eye Book number 17. A kick ass compendium. An anthology that trumps all anthologies. A catalogue of some of... Continue Reading →

The Most Important Poetry Book in 45 Years? #BangSaidTheGun

First there was Bang Said The Gun London, then Bang Said The Gun Manchester, soon there were Bang Said The Gun films broadcast on Channel 4 and this September comes MUD WRESTLING WITH WORDS the Bang Said The Gun book bursting at... Continue Reading →

OUT NOW – In Heaven The Onions Make You Laugh by Rob Auton

Ladies & Gentlemen... In Heaven The Onions Make You Laugh is the debut collection of poems, stories and illustrations from York born writer and comedian Rob Auton.  This book is the result of a person having ideas who finds the world a... Continue Reading →

Saboteur Awards Shortlist

Earlier this week Sabotage Reviews posted the shortlist for their annual Saboteur Awards. We at Burning Eye are surprised and honoured to be nominated in the Most Innovative Publisher Category less than one year since our first book hit the... Continue Reading →

Rob Auton Explains Why In Heaven The Onions Make You Laugh

Or in another installment of that Next Big Thing er... thing, Rob takes questions on his forthcoming Burning Eye book: In Heaven The Onions Make You Laugh: Where did the idea come from for the book?  I have written enough... Continue Reading →

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