Join the Lucky Turtles Club!

Get insider perks and support the authors and work of Turtle Point Press with an annual subscription to our publishing program. Members receive this year’s new titles, fresh off the press in advance of their publication date. Plus, surprise extras!

The Lucky Turtles Club


Get insider perks and support the authors and work of Turtle Point Press with an annual Lucky Turtles subscription. Receive all six 2022 titles for $200 ($60 tax deductible).


Payments by check should be made out to New York Foundation for the Arts and sent to:
Turtle Point Press, 208 Java Street, 5th Floor, Brooklyn, NY 11222.


(Solve for) X by Katharine Coles (JOAN Books)
The eighth collection by the former Utah Poet Laureate explores the X of gender and the unknown. Coles marries her fascination with science and nature with a probing sensibility that demonstrates the poet’s mind at work and at play. Ships in early APRIL.

Digging to Wonderland: Memory Pieces by David Trinidad
David Trinidad digs into his 1960s Southern California upbringing in the shadow of Hollywood, his fascination with memorabilia, the mysteries of his family history, and the curious corners of his life as a writer. Ships in early APRIL.

Droll Tales by Iris Smyles
In fourteen witty, surreal, and wildly original interrelated stories, “eccentric fabulist” Iris Smyles joyfully interrogates the paradoxes of life and language and gives us a new view of our world. Ships in late MAY.

The Lisbon Syndrome by Eduardo Sánchez Rugeles, translated by Paul Filev
Set in the near future, the sudden destruction of Lisbon becomes a metaphor for the bleak outlook facing young people in Caracas, home to many thousands of Portuguese. Sánchez Rugeles’s apocalyptic vision of Venezuela shows us the humanity behind the stark headlines. Ships in JUNE.

The Acrobat by Edward J. Delaney
The Acrobat offers a new perspective on the world’s most famous leading man through a fictional account of the life of Cary Grant. Launching from his journeys of self-exploration through LSD therapy, the novel looks at his difficult beginnings, his relationships, and the pinnacle of his success. Ships in OCTOBER.

Again, the Dawn: New and Selected Poems by Grace Schulman
From the essential poet and national treasure, Frost Medal winner Grace Schulman, a generous array of new work along with a selection of her finest poems spanning five decades. Ships in NOVEMBER.

Sign Up for Our Mailing List

Join the Turtle Point Press mailing list to receive occasional bulletins with news of our activities and our latest titles.

Turtle Point Press on

Shop for Turtle Point titles at Bookshop, an online bookstore with a mission to financially support local independent bookstores.

Support us via our nonprofit sponsor, New York Foundation for the Arts. All donations are fully tax deductible and will go directly to Turtle Point Press.

Donate by mail:
Send a check made out to New York Foundation for the Arts, and put Turtle Point Press in the memo line.
Mail your check to New York Foundation for the Arts, 29 West 38th Street, 9th Floor, New York, NY 10018.