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Red Hen Press, a Los Angeles independent publisher founded by Kate Gale, offers poetry readings, poetry contests, book awards, and more.

Los Angeles Independent Publishing

Lesbian Books

Red Hen Press, a Los Angeles independent publisher founded by Kate Gale, offers poetry readings, poetry contests, book awards, and more.


Steam Laundry

by: Nicole Stellon O'Donnell
Publication Date: March 2012
$19.95 
ISBN: 978-1-59709-228-9
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Description:

Steam Laundry is a novel in poems based on the true story of Sarah Ellen Gibson, the sixth woman to arrive in Fairbanks, Alaska, in the gold rush of 1903. Incorporating persona, narrative, and lyric poems—as well as historical photographs and documents—to tell Gibson’s story, Steam Laundry offers the reader the chance to try on the dusty, mining-town overcoat of Gibson’s life.


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Reviews:

Rain Taxi Review of Books features Steam Laundry

Tottenville Review praises Steam Laundry

Alaska History finds Steam Laundry compelling

Verse Daily features Nicole Stellon O'Donnell's poem "River Town"

Cirque Journal applauds Steam Laundry

Martin Ott reviews and connects to O'Donnell's Steam Laundry

News:

STEAM LAUNDRY chosen as 2017-2018 Statewide Alaska Reads Program featured selection

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Los Angeles Independent Publishing

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Red Hen Press, a Los Angeles independent publisher founded by Kate Gale, offers poetry readings, poetry contests, book awards, and more.