: Good Morning, Mr Crusoe by Jack Robinson (published to mark the 300th anniversary of first publication of Defoe’s Robinson Crusoe)

: Murmur, the new novel by Will Eaves: winner, RoC Prize, 2019: shortlisted for the Goldsmiths, Wellcome and RoC Prizes, longlisted for the Rathbones Folio Prize;
 City Works Dept. by Philip Hancock;
Blush by Jack Robinson and
Natalia Zagórska-Thomas

: two books – a diptych – by Jack Robinson: An Overcoat and Robinson.

CB editions publishes short fiction, poetry, translations
and other work which, as the Guardian noted, ‘might
otherwise fall through the cracks between the big publishers’.
More >
All titles are listed on the Books page, with links to individual pages where the books may be bought securely from this site. Free delivery for all UK orders. For orders from abroad, please press the appropriate button on the page.
Special offer
Two books for £14, three for £21. The titles to which these offers currently apply – they change regularly – are listed at the foot of the Books page.
Sonofabook: the blog
CBe’s blog, regularly updated. Go >
New titles 2018

Murmur: ‘A marvellous and compelling book, on a subject of huge importance and scandal’ – Bernard O’Donoghue
City Works Dept.: ‘Phil Hancock’s insights are precise and authentic – he is part of the great tradition of writers who capture the true spirit of working-class life.’ – Ken Loach

join our mailing list

December 2018: Blush
Jack Robinson (text) & Natalia Zagórska-Thomas (images)


2017: Jack Robinson, An Overcoat and Robinson

‘exceedingly classy’
      – Patricia Duncker
‘the idiosyncratic genius of CB editions’
      – Nicholas Lezard, Guardian
‘the wonderfully eclectic, quietly iconoclastic CBe’
      – Mike Loveday, Eyewear

‘the admirably wayward CB editions’
      – Jeremy Noel-Tod, The Lyre
‘CB editions, one of the most original and enterprising of the small presses’
      – Nicholas Murray, Guardian
‘CB editions gets everything right ... serious books for serious readers’
      – David Collard, Salvete