Hoist House: A Novella & Stories Jenny Robertson

Hoist House: A Novella & Stories

Author: Jenny Robertson
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Book Title
Hoist House: A Novella & Stories
Author
Jenny Robertson
ISBN
9798986966359
Cher Bebe manages the dance floor and flogs patrons at a nightclub while his estranged father takes his last breaths back home; a Michigan tornado spotter grieves the end of his marriage; Maggie Pancake returns to her Minnesota hometown, jilted by her fiancée, a professional clown; and the titularnovella follows fourteen-year-old Sadie and her Finnish immigrant mining family in Iron Range Minnesota in the months leading up to the Milford Mine disaster of 1924. With power and compassion, Jenny Robertson weaves tales that explore the precarity of immigrant life, worker exploitation, the tensions and dangers inherent in growing up, and the ephemeral nature of the American Dream.Binding Type: PaperbackAuthor: Jenny RobertsonPublisher: Cornerstone PressPublished: 02/03/2023ISBN: 9798986966359Pages: 208Weight: 0.59lbsSize: 8.50h x 5.50w x 0.48d

Cher Bebe manages the dance floor and flogs patrons at a nightclub while his estranged father takes his last breaths back home; a Michigan tornado spotter grieves the end of his marriage; Maggie Pancake returns to her Minnesota hometown, jilted by her fiancée, a professional clown; and the titular

novella follows fourteen-year-old Sadie and her Finnish immigrant mining family in Iron Range Minnesota in the months leading up to the Milford Mine disaster of 1924. With power and compassion, Jenny Robertson weaves tales that explore the precarity of immigrant life, worker exploitation, the tensions and dangers inherent in growing up, and the ephemeral nature of the American Dream.



Binding Type: Paperback
Author: Jenny Robertson
Publisher: Cornerstone Press
Published: 02/03/2023
ISBN: 9798986966359
Pages: 208
Weight: 0.59lbs
Size: 8.50h x 5.50w x 0.48d

Cher Bebe manages the dance floor and flogs patrons at a nightclub while his estranged father takes his last breaths back home; a Michigan tornado spotter grieves the end of his marriage; Maggie Pancake returns to her Minnesota hometown, jilted by her fiancée, a professional clown; and the titular

novella follows fourteen-year-old Sadie and her Finnish immigrant mining family in Iron Range Minnesota in the months leading up to the Milford Mine disaster of 1924. With power and compassion, Jenny Robertson weaves tales that explore the precarity of immigrant life, worker exploitation, the tensions and dangers inherent in growing up, and the ephemeral nature of the American Dream.



Binding Type: Paperback
Author: Jenny Robertson
Publisher: Cornerstone Press
Published: 02/03/2023
ISBN: 9798986966359
Pages: 208
Weight: 0.59lbs
Size: 8.50h x 5.50w x 0.48d