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The Utility of Boredom: now en francais!

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.

High five, Access Copyright

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 […]

Happy baseball season, everyone!

Baseball season is back! This is your reminder to use our free downloadable scorecard to score the Jays’ home opener against Baltimore (a rematch of the 2016 wildcard game!). And while you’re at it, grab a copy of Andrew Forbes’ collection of baseball essays, The Utility of Boredom, at 25% off from the 3:05pm start […]

Trillium Book Awards 30th Anniversary

Join the OMDC to celebrate the upcoming 30th Anniversary of the Trillium Book Award Author Reading by Previous Winners and 2016 Finalists, including Invisible’s own Andrew Forbes Thursday, March 9, 2017 Doors open 6:30 p.m.; Readings begin at 7:00 p.m. Bagnani Hall, Catharine Parr Traill College Trent University, 310 London Street Peterborough, ON K9H 2Z4 […]

CBC Books recommends Small Claims

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 Pub Day, TLWH & TEVP!

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!