It’s childlike, this feeling, this joy, the joy of watching your team capture something like this. Childlike because it is unrestrained and boisterous, and childlike too because it’s been so long since you saw it. How old were you in 1993? You were sixteen, you were ten, you were just a babe. And it felt… Continue Reading Meaningful Games: Twenty-Two Years
All Lit Up, the best place on the internet to find indie Canadian books, is celebrating its first birthday this September with a huge sale and lovely retrospective blog post. And Sideshow Concessions is Julia’s (the amazing general manager of LitDistCo) fall 2015 book pick. Here’s what she has to say: I’ve been lucky enough… Continue Reading Happy Birthday, All Lit Up!
Whatever we want to call the hot magic that has propelled the Toronto Blue Jays these last two months, it may have have hit its apogee Sunday. That night’s impending #superbloodmooneclipse might have exerted its influence, but then there’s been something moony about this team since the end of July, when a scuffling collection of… Continue Reading Meaningful Games: Eclipse
A pennant-race dispatch from Invisible author Andrew Forbes (What You Need). He’ll be blogging in this space, come hell or high water, until the final out of the year, and in April 2016 we’ll be releasing The Utility of Boredom, a collection of Forbes’s baseball essays. The Blue Jays and Yankees are locked in a… Continue Reading Meaningful Games: “Listen to This Crowd!”
It’s the most book-ish time of the year: we’ll be at Word on the Street Toronto on Sunday, September 27 and it’s your first chance to fill your boots with our two new fall titles, Escape Plans by Teri Vlassopoulos and Sideshow Concessions by Lucas Crawford. As an added bonus, Teri will be at the… Continue Reading The Word on the Street is that our new books are here!
This is the first pennant-race dispatch from Invisible author Andrew Forbes (What You Need). He’ll be blogging in this space, come hell or high water, until the final out of the year. In Spring 2016 we’ll be releasing The Utility of Boredom, a collection of Forbes’s baseball essays; you can get a small taste of… Continue Reading Meaningful Games: Atlanta
Revitalizing our website, and we want you to celebrate with us: the promo code revisible15 gets you 15% off your purchase plus free shipping till the end of September. Taking the idea of stocking up on notebooks a step further with Peg and Awl’s gorgeous bookbinding kits. And for the little ones in your life,… Continue Reading 5 Things We’re Up To Besides Handing Out Discounts
We’ll be camped out in the good ‘ol US of A on Sunday, September 20 at one of our favorite book fairs of all time, the Brooklyn Book Festival. Swing by booth no. 513 between 10:00 am and 6:00 pm for good company and sweet book deals. And if you’re in NYC, don’t forget to… Continue Reading Comes see us at the Brooklyn Book Festival
Free book alert: We’re giving 3 signed copies of What You Need over on good ‘ol Goodreads. You have until July 31 to get your name in the hat. Good luck!
We’re stoked to share that the fabulous Kaleigh Trace’s Hot, Wet, and Shaking has been shortlisted for an East Coast Literary Award! Winners will be announced on June 6, 2015. And East Coasters can hear Kaleigh read this Thursday, May 7 at The Box of Delights Bookshop in Wolfville, NS. Check out the event details… Continue Reading Congratulations Kaleigh!