Join Ted Nolan and Gillian Wigmore at the legendary Grossman’s Tavern in Toronto as they launch two awesome new books, STILL POINT and GLORY! The poems in E Martin Nolan’s STILL POINT contrast the calm and tumult of Hurricane Katrina, the deconstruction of Detroit, the financial crisis of 2008, and the BP Gulf oil spill, […]
Friends-in-books! We’ll be at Word on the Street in Toronto this Sunday, September 24, purveying our fine tomes. Swing by booth no. 317A between 11-6 to stock your reading pile with old and new favourites!
We are beyond thrilled that Michelle Winters’s debut novel, I Am a Truck, is in such good company on the 2017 Scotiabank Giller Prize longlist! So thrilled that we’re putting it on sale for the next two weeks right here so everyone can read it! Here’s what the jury had to say about the list: “Twenty […]
Small Claims author Andrew Kaufman — known for his sharp sense of humour — is blogging as writer in residence over at Open Book for September. Follow along with his Unsung Heroes of Literature series — interviews with the most under-appreciated or routinely overlooked aspects of the book! First up: Interview with a Semi-colon
The Utility of Boredom is now available in a French edition from superb Quebec publisher Les Éditions de Ta Mère as De l’utilité de l’ennui: Textes de balle! Check out the sweet, sweet cover, and pick up a copy in Canada’s other official language for your collection.
Good news for all you writers out there: On July 12, 2017, the Federal Court issued its decision in the action between Access Copyright and York University. The ruling means that people who write books and articles and everything in between should — and now will — get paid for the writing and publishing they […]
By Jeremy Hanson-Finger, author of Death and the Intern One problem I’ve struggled with as a writer is keeping track of the changes I make to my work during the editorial process. Organizing the versions of the text that correspond to each step in the production schedule is easy enough. You send your editor your […]
Small Claims author Andrew Kaufman tackled the CBC Books Magic 8 Q&A, wherein he answered eight randomly selected questions submitted by eight fellow writers. Here’s an excerpt: 1. Matti Friedman asks, “If you could go somewhere on earth right now, where would it be?” Zipolite, Mexico. But not the Zipolite of now — the […]
We’re looking to make some sweet new Chicago pals at the 33rd annual Printers Row Lit Fest on June 10 & 11! From 10-6 both days you can find us in the Book Fort tent (tent M) along with 7Vientos, 826CHI, Chicago Review of Books, Curbside Splendor Publishing, featherproof books, Midwestern Gothic, The Point Magazine, […]