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ratas 09: The Book of Fables – AU$10
six poems and five illustrations by Francesca Jurate Sasnaitis
published to coincide with a Perth Poetry Club reading at the Moon Café,
Northbridge, Western Australia, on September 10, 2016
13 text pages set in 10 pt Bodoni 72 Oldstyle, 117 x 210 mm, hand stitched
Naturaliste card covers 230gsm, a variety of recycled and handmade endpapers
ISBN 978-0-9924048-6-4

Fables 01 & 03 were previously published in Special Delivery, Donnithorne Street Press, August 2016.
Fables 02, 04, 05 & 06 were previously published in Otoliths issue 40, February 2016.

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ratas 07: the colour of gravity – AU$10
Alex R Chapman’s second collection of poetry from RATAS Editions
cover and design by Alex R Chapman
28 pg, stapled chapbook
first published in South Perth, January 2016
ISBN 978-0-9924048-4-0

Alex reads Lucie Thorne’s feet and Hope Road

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ratas 05: ACROSS THE LINE – AU$10
poems by Francesca Sasnaitis, which have been influenced and inspired by jazz and improvised music, and a desire to “find a new order in the apparent disorder of sounds and thoughts” (Kenneth Koch).
2 monotype illustrations by Jurate Sasnaitis
13 pages, hand stitched
first published Melbourne VIC, January 2015
ISBN 978-0-9924048-2-6

‘This is a tight collection, a city soundscape cut into pieces to drive your pulse to a beat that the author has bottled in a flask.’—Nicholas FawlknerRochford Street Review

Francesca reads Plant Greening

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ratas 04: construct a world – AU$10
collaborative poems by Francesca Sasnaitis & Alex R Chapman
begun in May 2014, while on holiday in the south of France, and utilising the cut-up techniques of the Dadaists and William S. Burroughs, and availing themselves of the vagaries of chance
3 illustrations by Jurate Sasnaitis
13 pages, hand stitched
first published Melbourne VIC, September 2014
ISBN 978-0-9924048-1-9

‘a highly readable outcome of an intriguing collaborative process’—Ian GibbonsRochford Street Review

Alex and Francesca read construct a world and extensible landscapes


ratas 03: Sojourn – AU$10
poems by Alex R Chapman
written while journeying though France in 2011-12
cover illustration by Alex R Chapman
13 pages, stapled
set in 10 pt Trebuchet
first published in Fremantle WA, December 2013
ISBN 978-0-9924048-0-2

Alex reads Train to Bordeaux