Independent Publishers Group Logo

Sign up today...
for featured pop culture and science reads, books for kids and teens,special offers, bestsellers, and more, in your inbox!

Select topics of interest:
A Fortress of Chairs
A Fortress of Chairs

A Fortress of Chairs


84 Pages, 6 x 9

Formats: Trade Paper

Trade Paper, $9.95 (US $9.95)

Publication Date: January 1992

ISBN 9781550650242

Rights: WOR X CA

Vehicule Press (Jan 1992)
Véhicule Press

Price: $9.95


This astonishing poetry moves between conversational simplicity and dense metaphor. A first book of poetry by an accomplished short-story writer, this collection won the 1992 Gerald Lampert Award for Poetry.


“Some of the best, richest, subtlest, craziest, finest writing ever about marriage, kids, sex. LIFE.” —Alice Munro

Author Biography

Elisabeth Harvor is the author of the story collections If Only We Could Drive Like This Forever and Our Lady of All the Distances.