Tuesday, January 8, 2008

Valerie Stetson’s The House Poems


Chapbook edition is limited to 60 copies, signed and numbered by the author. The binding has been hand sewn with linen thread. Printed on Neenah columns 60lb text paper in antique gray with St. Armand end papers in sky blue. The cover stock is chocolate amate bark, handmade in Mexico. Letterpress cover handset and printed on a platen press. Chapbook designed and typeset in Adobe Garamond Pro by Dawn Kresan. Published by Palimpsest Press in December of 2007.

Valerie Stetson is the author of The Year I Got Impatient. In 2001, she received The Bronwen Wallace Award for short fiction. Her poetry and fiction have appeared in numerous literary journals and three anthologies. Her articles have appeared in The Globe and Mail, The Toronto Star and The Times Colonist. She lives in Kelowna with her husband, and is currently writing a novel.