Atlantis Books 2.0

Two years later, I finally got around to doing that half day's work. Welcome to the new website.

Press Photos

These photographs are freely available for press use. Download a zip archive of high-res jpgs here.

Book Paradise

Paravion Press

Paravion Press is the new publishing imprint of Atlantis Books. Over the coming months, we will be producing handmade editions of our favourite great short works. These are for sharing, perhaps by mail. More details soon.


There's a feature on Atlantis Books in the Greek newspaper supplement Ysterografo. You can view an electronic version here. The fun starts on page 30. Text in Greek, obviously, and there are lots of photos, mostly from our first season.

The Book Room

Friend of the Bookshop, Federica Torri, is opening her very own bookshop tomorrow (logo and website designed by William, site hosted by Quinn) in Santarchangelo di Romagna (just off the main square). The inauguration is tomorrow afternoon…

J.D. R.I.P.

Author J. D. Salinger died today. Raise high the roof beam, carpenters. Like Ares comes the bridegroom, taller far than a tall man. And I will raise a Glass to him, asking that he please accept from me this unpretentious bouquet of very early-blooming…

Birthday check-in

Yes, an entire year went by with no updates. But here we are. We are 6 (éxi, six, sex) years old, ladies and gentlemen. We are The Smallest Perfect Number. Happy Birthday to Craig. And for that matter, Happy Birthday to everyone over the last…

Birthday celebrations

It's the 5th Anniversary of Atlantis Books today, and the 28th Anniversary of Craig Walzer. While Craig reaches the atomic number of nickel and number of dominoes in a standard set, Atlantis Books begins kindergarten where it will learn letter…