Sincerest thanks...
to everyone who made the 2021 Stenen Press Award competition such a resounding success! We can't wait to spend time with the extraordinary work entrusted to us.

We received submissions in twenty-one languages, including Arabic, Bengali, Burmese, Chinese, French, German, Hebrew, Hungarian, Italian, Latvian, Malay, Nepali, Polish, Portuguese, Romanian, Russian, Sinhala, Spanish, Swahili, Swedish, and Turkish. 

The 2021 Award winner will be notified by the first of September.

If you have a manuscript that fits our criteria, we warmly welcome your submission for the 2022 Stenen Press Award. The next round of submissions will be accepted between May 1 and June 30, 2022. For more information, please see the Stenen Press Award page.

illustrated books for people who love languages

Stenen Press books are a cross-pollination of languages and visual art. Our bilingual publications—in original language and English translation—play in the border regions, where creativity reinvents time and place.