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.

Ordering Information




Red Hen titles are available at your local bookstore, through Indie Bound, Barnes & Noble, Amazon.com, and wherever books are sold. Certain titles can also be ordered directly from the Red Hen office. For information, please call 626-356-4760 or email marketing@redhen.org.

For those of you in book clubs, we have a book club discount!

If you prefer old-fashioned physical interaction, we encourage you to ask for Red Hen titles at your local bookstore. Find an independent bookstore near you here.


Examination copies: If you would like to review any title for possible course use, examination copies are available for $5. Please make your request on school letterhead and describe the course for which the title is being considered.

Desk copies: We are pleased to provide desk copies free of charge to instructors who have adopted a title for classroom use. Send your request on official school letterhead listing your school’s address, course name, anticipated class enrollment, and class starting date.

Please send all examination and desk copy requests to:

Red Hen Press
Attn: Course Adoptions
P.O. Box 40820
Pasadena, CA 91114

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All bookstore, library, and wholesale orders should be directed to our regular distributors or to a wholesaler or jobber of your choice. Red Hen Press titles are distributed to the book trade by Ingram Publisher Services.

To Order: Ingram Publisher Services (IPS) accepts orders a variety of ways, including Ingram’s ordering tools, ipage®, phone, fax, and e-mail. Terms on IPS orders are the same regardless of the ordering method.

ipage®: ipage.ingrambook.com | Phone: 800-252-7012 | Fax: (800) 838-1149
E-mail: customer.service@ingrampublisherservices.com
The customer service hours of operation are Monday–Friday, 8:00 a.m.–5 p.m. CST
ACCESS (automated stock checking and ordering line): (800) 961-8031

Returns: Eligible Ingram Publisher Services (IPS) distributed titles may be returned to Ingram’s
Chambersburg facility where they will be sorted and credited accordingly.



For any questions regarding the sale of Red Hen titles, please contact:

Alisa Trager
Red Hen Press
P.O. Box 40820
Pasadena, CA 91114
Phone: 626 356-4760
Fax: 626 356-9974