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 […]
In this Sept 24 Facebook post, NoMeansNo officially shared the news that they’re retiring. So we’re sending them off by giving you a discount on Mark Black’s book NoMeansNo: Going Nowhere. Use the code NOMEANSNOJOY at checkout for 25 percent off the print and ebook versions. Raise a glass!
Winnipegers, you have two chances to see Teri Vlassopoulos read from her debut novel Escape Plans at this year’s Thin Air Festival: September 27, 2016 – 2:30 pm Afternoon Book Chat – Jim Lynch & Teri Vlassopoulos Part of THIN AIR 2016Afternoon Book Chats Featuring Jim LynchTeri Vlassopoulos McNally Robinson – Grant Park September 27, […]
September means we’re hitting the books, even though we’ve been out of school for… decades! Here’s where you can find us this month, staking out spots behind tables and beneath tents to shill our wares: BROOKLYN BOOK FESTIVAL Sunday, September 18, 2016 10:00 am to 6:00 pm Booth no. 239 We’re sharing space with Canadian […]
There’s a new edition of The Utility of Boredom in town, and we want you to get your hands on it so badly that we’re putting it on sale. Use the code TUB2 on this here very site, on either the print OR ebook edition, for 15% off the list price. And you’ll want to […]
This August heat has us powering through our reading lists over here at Invisible HQ, so we’re already looking to re-stock our shelves with shiny new books for the fall. We thought we’d make your reading easier by rounding up lists by our favourite book recommenders: CBC Books Fall Preview gives you the “most exciting […]
Hey, remember when we asked you all to guess the Jays’ (and Bautista’s home run) record back in March? Well, the time has come to declare a winner! GRIFFIN CLARK has won two tickets to the Jays’ July 30 game against the Orioles. They’re pretty good seats, too! Thanks to everyone who played along. Bautista […]
HEY-O! We’re giving away two wristbands to Gridlock — one on Instagram and one on Twitter. The game is simple: follow us and retweet/repost with the hashtag #INVISIBLEGRIDLOCK to enter into a draw to win. We’re @invisibooks in all places. Winners will be randomly drawn and announced on FRIDAY MORNING (July 8). Gridlock Festival is […]