We stand in solidarity. Now is a time of action – use your privileges as a microphone for the voices that are not being heard. We are committed to publishing diverse voices and experiences. In acknowledging historical and systemic barriers, and the limits of our existing catalogue, we strongly encourage LGBTQ2SIA+, Indigenous and writers of […]
Good news for those of you looking for good books to read: Andrew Kaufman’s Small Claims is in good company on the CBC Books Spring Book Preview 2017! Small Claims is available in May 2017. Other books on that list that caught our eye: Dr. Edith Vane and the Hares of Crawley Hall by Suzette […]
Happy holidays from all of us here at Invisible. We sure do appreciate all the love and support we’ve gotten over the past year — it’s been a big one. So here’s to the end of 2016 and the start of a nice, squeaky clean-slate 2017! We’re already hard at work with our authors on […]
PDFs are kinda like the ghosts of books: they don’t exist in the real world and live in the technological ether. So in celebration of Halloween 2016, here’s a not-so-spooky but still on-point story from a not-so-spooky boo(k): behold, a free PDF of “The Occult” from Teri Vlassopoulos’s Bats or Swallows: Happy Halloween from […]
One of our favourite things about The Utility of Boredom — aside from the excellent writing, naturally — is the tear-away scorecard in the back of the print edition. So we’re making it available to you for free! Get it here. And cross your fingers for a big win this afternoon by the Jays!
Hey-yo! We’ll be at Canzine 2016 in Toronto on Saturday, October 29, along with our step-sibling The Emergency Response Unit. This’ll be your first crack at picking up our new fall titles: I AM A TRUCK, EVERYTHING LIFE HAS TO OFFER, THE LAST WHITE HOUSE AT THE END OF THE ROW OF WHITE HOUSES, and […]
Happy book birthday to Michael Casteels’s THE LAST WHITE HOUSE AT THE END OF THE ROW OF WHITE HOUSES and the tenth anniversary edition of Zoe Whittall’s THE EMILY VALENTINE POEMS! Eat a cinnamon bun or two (this one by the delicious Miss Lily’s Cafe) to celebrate with us!
One of the characters in Brent van Staalduinen’s novel SAINTS, UNEXPECTED has progeria, a rare disease that drastically affects the body’s aging process. For another take on progeria (and a really cool writer’s career), check out this super-excellent episode of the Longform podcast, which features an interview with Robin Marantz Henig. She’s the author of […]
Check out this awesome initiative Invisible author Kaleigh Trace is involved in — they’re looking for support! Books Beyond Bars is a library program, writing workshops, and a reading-out-loud program with women incarcerated at the correctional facility in Burnside, Nova Scotia. Here’s the deal: Books Beyond Bars is a an entirely volunteer run group that […]