Seasoned screenwriter and producer Jennica Harper (Cardinal, Motive) will join author Cherie Dimaline in the anticipated television adaptation of YA blockbuster The Marrow Thieves.
Julie Morstad has won the $1,000 Elizabeth Mrazik-Cleaver Canadian Picture Book Award for illustrating the picture book Bloom: A Story of Fashion Designer Elsa Schiaparelli.
After a long battle with Alzheimer’s disease, Allan MacDougall, the co-founder and former CEO of Raincoast Books, passed away on Feb. 19 at the age of 71.
House of Anansi Press has secured North American rights to Kurdish journalist Behrouz Boochani’s award-winning No Friend but the Mountains: Writing from Manus Prison.
University of Regina Press has received the most nominations for this year’s Saskatchewan Book Awards, with 13 nods in author categories and another 11 for publishing.
On Feb. 28, Running the Goat, Books & Broadsides will publish To See the Stars, a historical YA novel set in Newfoundland and New York City, by the late Jan Andrews.