An eclectic collection of poems by 13 Martha's Vineyard poets who for many years have met biweekly at the Cleaveland House, home of the late Vineyard poet Dionis Coffin Riggs and now site of the writers' bed & breakfast run by mystery novelist Cynthia Riggs.


Summerset Press is a small, specialized publishing house that was founded in 1994 in Northampton, Massachusetts, by writers Jim Kaplan and Brooks Robards. It has published books in three categories: travel, sports and poetry. Unlike many larger, commercial publishing houses, Summerset Press is committed to publication of high-quality writing, as well as to keeping its backlist in print.

You may contact Summerset Press or place orders from October 1 to June 1 at Summerset Press, 20 Langworthy Road, Northampton, MA 01060; phone/​fax 413-586-3394.

Summerset moves with its founders to Martha's Vineyard from 6/​1 to 10/​1. You may contact us there or place orders at Summerset Press P.O. Box 2331, Oak Bluffs, MA 02557; phone/​fax 508-693-4178.