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The Orchard Street Press
 is pleased to announce the publication of six new books: All the stars that once were, the third book from poet Joe Cheslock of Cuyahoga Falls, Ohio; The Sun’s Banquet Table by Suzanne Freeman of Ingram, Texas, winner of the 2017 Orchard Street Press Chapbook Contest; a matter of voice by Mary Hotlen of Rockford Illinois, an Honorable Mention in this year’s Contest; Blind Season by James Scruton of McKenzie, Tennessee, an Honorable Mention in this year’s Contest; Homecoming by Ben Onachila from Brevard, North Carolina, an Honorable Mention in this year’s Contest; and Vital Signs from Joyce S. Brown of Baltimore, Maryland, another Honorable mention. Check the PUBLICATIONS tab for more information.


In the coming weeks, TOSP will be publishing several other new poetry chapbooks, work from Susan Waters of Hobbs, New Mexico; Sean Lause’ of Bluffton, Ohio; and Joanne Lehman from Fredericksburg, Ohio. We are also working with an author on a collection of first-person World War II combat narratives.


The dates for the 2018 Orchard Street Press contest for individual poems are now set; check the CONTEST tab for details.