The Heartland Review Press
News: March 2023:
On March 22, we'll be hosting a virtual workshop with fiction author Robert Villanueva at 6 PM. For more info: click here. Here's the link: meet.google.com/wxm-dymo-bfu
The Open Calls for our Fall Edition are active. We have a few process changes to help us manage the level of submissions better. Please read under Open Call.
The 2023 Poetry Chapbook Contest is now open. Deadline May 1. Fee $20. Click here. The judge will be Dave Malone.
We celebrated Betsey Cullen's Poetry Chapbook with a virtual reading on Feb 16 and over 50 people attended.
The Joy Bale Boone Poetry Prize closed on Dec 15. We are reading. Notifications will be done by April.
The fiction and creative nonfiction writers who will be published in our April issue have been notified. The April issue includes fiction, creative nonfiction and the poets from the Joy Bale Boone Poetry Prize.
All of our products on the Shop page now connect to Amazon.
Welcome to The Heartland Review Press
Established in 2016, The Heartland Review Press publishes 2-5 books per year
We publish: 2 literary journals each year titled The Heartland Review, Spring & Fall. Submissions for this are accepted in two open call periods. For submission details, please click here to read The Heartland Review.
We are honored to host the annual Joy Bale Boone Poetry Prize whose winners and finalists will appear in the following Spring issue of The Heartland Review. For dates and submission details, click here: Joy Bale Boone Poetry Prize
We feature an annual chapbook contest where prizes are offered. This opens in the spring and closes
in the fall. For dates and submission details, click here Chapbook Contest.
THR retains first North American serial rights and may use the submitted material to promote the journal and website in perpetuity. Upon publication rights revert back to the writer.
THR Press publications are generously funded by Elizabethtown Community and Technical College (ECTC) ,