“The world shines brighter because of Budge’s generosity of spirit and her child-like curiosity, both of which played a pivotal role in her writing,” says Carol McDougall, author and board member of the Canadian Children’s Book Centre (CCBC).
In January, Reisman launched the podcast Well Said, interviewing writers about the art and science of living with intention.
Three recent works of nonfiction serve as vital records of this historic time.
Geoffrey Ursell, one of the cofounders of the Regina press Coteau Books, passed away in Saskatoon on Feb. 21.
Diversity and inclusivity were the core values that gave rise to the publisher Mawenzi House.
McLeod’s first memoir, 2018’s Mamaskatch, won a Governor General’s Literary Award and was shortlisted for the RBC Taylor Prize.
Halfe shares her plans for her two-year term as parliamentary poet laureate.
In 1999, Gilmore was awarded the Governor General’s Award for Children’s Literature for A Screaming Kind of Day.
Luciana Ricciutelli, groundbreaking feminist publisher, died in December at the age of 62.