July 19, 2018 at 05:44pm | Filed under: Deals
More books by Indigenous authors have been pledged towards Ontario public schools by Anishinabek Nation, Portage & Main Press, and HarperCollins.
Calgary-based author and former journalist Monica Kidd is joining Pedlar Press as acquisitions editor and production manager, effective Aug. 1.
July 19, 2018 at 04:09pm | Filed under: Personnel changes
The Toronto International Festival of Authors has announced a partial list of this year’s IV Programme delegates.
July 19, 2018 at 02:28pm
As part of today’s federal cabinet shuffle, Pablo Rodriguez, who was serving as chief government whip, was named the new minister of culture and multiculturalism.
July 18, 2018 at 02:19pm
July 17, 2018 at 02:09pm | Filed under: Deals
July 17, 2018 at 01:49pm | Filed under: Personnel changes
On July 16, Toronto-based literary agency Transatlantic announced Jill Corcoran, president of Jill Corcoran Literary Agency, as partner and senior agent.
The Association of Canadian Publishers is conducting a survey of diversity within the Canadian publishing industry.
July 16, 2018 at 04:28pm | Filed under: Industry News
“In her final weeks alive, Geneviève clung to finishing this book for our daughter with intense focus and devotion.”
July 16, 2018 at 04:27pm | Filed under: Children's publishing
After two years in limbo, British Columbia authors and illustrators will see their books in print.
July 16, 2018 at 04:10pm | Filed under: Children's publishing
Canadian authors Margaret Atwood, Anne Carson, and Kim Thúy have been long-listed for the New Academy Prize in Literature, an alternative to the Nobel Prize in Literature.
Georgetown Publications is the new distributor for Common Deer Press, a Canadian-based publisher of middle-grade, YA, and adult fiction titles. For… Read More »
July 16, 2018 at 01:34pm | Filed under: Agency/distribution changes
Robert Rose senior editor Meredith Dees has acquired world rights to the debut cookbook by Olivia Biermann, the creator and… Read More »
July 12, 2018 at 05:21pm
In the wake of the cancellation of sessions to update how Indigenous issues are taught in the public-school curriculum, writers Cherie Dimaline, Monique Gray Smith, and Tracey Lindberg have pledged to donate their books to classrooms.
July 12, 2018 at 03:56pm | Filed under: Industry News
For the first time in the prize’s 44-year history, the Toronto Book Awards have publicly announced its longlist. According to… Read More »
Highlights from the upcoming season in memoir and biography.
July 12, 2018 at 03:33pm | Filed under: Preview
Highlights from the upcoming season in Indigenous non-fiction.
July 12, 2018 at 03:30pm | Filed under: Preview
Highlights from the upcoming season in art & design and food & drink books.
July 12, 2018 at 03:29pm | Filed under: Preview
Highlights from the upcoming season in history books, social studies, diverse voices, hockey books, feminist titles, and more non-fiction.
July 12, 2018 at 03:26pm | Filed under: Preview