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Founded in 1980, Milkweed Editions is an independent book publisher. Our mission is to identify, nurture and publish transformative literature, and build an engaged community around it. As a nonprofit organization, Milkweed Editions depends on the generosity of institutions and individuals, in addition to revenue generated by sales of the books we publish. In an increasingly consolidated book business, this support allows us to select and publish books on the basis of their literary quality and transformative potential. Thank you for reading our books and supporting our authors.

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Larry Watson

Elm Grove Reads Let Him Go

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Larry Watson

High Plains BookFest

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Robin Wall Kimmerer

Robin Wall Kimmerer at Northland College

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Books we wish we could travel to

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June 2014 Newsletter: Illustrations, author audio, and a peek into our office

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Tynan Kerr on illustrating THE BOOK OF DUELS

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RT @Mandford: Happiest thanks to Patrick Thomas & @Milkweed_Books forthe beautiful new #SciArt books! My smiling cheeks are apples. http://

Ecstatic beyond words to see our very own @adalimon in @NYTmag with her poem "Oranges & The Ocean" http://t.co/aSTHmXsb7G

"Bone Map makes words said, and heard, for the first time." @WIRoBooks great review of new collection by @saraelizaj http://t.co/bBCNvdxx7d

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