“Tear is a bold, unflinching bildungsroman that moves, chimera-like, between the real and the imagined; among the confusions and traumas of youth; from the humane to the monstrous. And therein author Erica McKeen accomplishes the truly remarkable. While walking in the steps of such gothic icons as Mary Shelley and Shirley Jackson, McKeen manages to forge […]
Samantha Garner’s debut novel The Quiet is Loud has been shortlisted for the 8th Annual Rakuten Kobo Emerging Writer Prize for Literary Fiction! To celebrate, we asked Sam to look back on her first year of publication. Here, she shares that journey, a lifelong dream that “actually happened“. It’s been a year since my debut novel […]
We’re pumped to announce that Andrew Forbes’s What You Need landed a spot on the Danuta Gleed shortlist this morning! To celebrate, you can get your mitts on What You Need for $16.95 direct from us, or if you’ve been dillydallying at picking up his latest book, treat yourself to What You Need and The […]
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 […]
Lucas Crawford has won the 2015 Robert Kroetsch Award for Innovative Poetry!
The 2015 Robert Kroetsch Shortlist has been announced.
Submissions for the 2015 Robert Kroetsch Award for Innovative Poetry are open, but they’re not going to be open very much longer.
Sweet Affliction won the QWF First Book Prize!!!
Sweet Affliction is up for the Concordia University First Book Prize!