Contemporary European Literature.Thought provoking, well designed, short.

Out now

Peirene title no 15

Under The Tripoli Sky

Kamal Ben Hameda

'It is excellent.' David Mills, The Sunday Times

Join the conversation

Latest Twitter updates

@smrz_bey sana saida!
Fri Dec 19 12:51:36 +0000 2014

RT @An1081: Lovely book in the mail today. Thank you, @PeirenePress ! I will get started immediately. #FridayReads
Fri Dec 19 12:51:12 +0000 2014

London University students will be delighted to hear: The Mussel Feast (Peirene No 10 ) will be taught next year,...
Fri Dec 19 11:50:40 +0000 2014

Do you want to show your true LOVE to your nearest&dearest? Order a 2015 Peirene gift subscription. Today. To arrive in time for 25th.
Fri Dec 19 11:38:44 +0000 2014

Meike's & Nymph's last day in the office this year. Our Roaming store will be out and about this weekend and then we are all off for a break
Fri Dec 19 11:30:07 +0000 2014


Take out an annual Peirene subscription and receive a book of world-class literature every four months.
Subscribe Here

News and Events


Congratulations to our translator Phillip Boehm. Philip receives the Found in Translation Award 2014 from the Polish Book Institute for rendering into English Peirene no12, Chasing the King of Hearts by author Hanna Krall.


Bookings are now open for our Salon on 6th of December 2014 with British poet Philip Gross. To book, please go to our Events page.


The dates for our 2015 Supper Clubs have been announced. Don't miss our amazing culinary and literary experiences and put the dates in your diary. Please go to our Events page.

Join our Mailing List

To receive our monthly newsletter and priority booking for Peirene events

Supported by