Discover new worlds in these highlights from the season’s novels, short fiction, and poetry titles
2021 Best of Fall guide: Nonfiction
Personal stories, rigorous investigations, gorgeous art, and audacious visions of a post-pandemic future
2021 Best of Fall guide: Fiction, Short Fiction, and Poetry
Canadian novel, short-fiction, and poetry highlights from publishing’s golden season
Esi Edugyan brings Black historical figures out of the shadows
In this year’s CBC Massey Lectures, two-time Giller winner Esi Edugyan tells the stories of overlooked Black figures from history in essays that explore art, white allyship, samurais, and more.
2021 Best of Fall guide: Kids’ books
“People triumph:” Lillian Allen on joy and resistance
Dub poet Lillian Allen has been finding joy in the spoken and written word since she was asked to recite a poem in church as a child.
Illustrator Holly Hatam on drawing Hair Twins
This charming picture book celebrates the unique hair bond between a Sikh father and his daughter.
Joy and diversity: Q&Q’s summer reading guide
New and upcoming releases by a diverse group of authors showcase joy and complexity across genres.
Joy and diversity: Q&Q’s summer reading guide for young people
Delightful, diverse reads, all available now.
The founder of Canada Comics Open Library highlights four artists to watch
Four emerging creators who are producing powerful and visually unique work. Plus, three digital comics to follow.