January 8, 2019 at 05:08pm | Filed under: Agency/distribution changes
An interview with Dundurn founder John Kirk Howard, who was announced as a member of the Order of Canada on Dec. 27.
Big names and promising debuts feature among the season’s most intriguing novels.
January 3, 2019 at 05:05pm
A new edition of Maria Campbell’s 1973 memoir Halfbreed, a reflection on growing up Métis in northern Saskatchewan, will restore two missing pages in which Campbell describes being sexually assaulted by a member of the RCMP.
January 3, 2019 at 02:57pm | Filed under: Industry News
January 3, 2019 at 02:39pm | Filed under: Agency/distribution changes
The Giller glow is alive and well: indie bookstores from across Canada report that Esi Edugyan’s prize-winning adventure epic Washington Black is one of their bestselling books of the holiday season.
December 20, 2018 at 11:32am | Filed under: Bookselling
A new anthology of poems dedicated to Al Purdy coincides with the centenary of the late poet’s birth.
December 20, 2018 at 11:22am | Filed under: People
Stories about Indigenous publishing and sexual-misconduct allegations at Concordia University dominated Q&Q’s 2018 most-read list. Interestingly, reviews of backlist titles… Read More »
December 20, 2018 at 11:15am | Filed under: Industry News
December 20, 2018 at 10:48am | Filed under: Deals
Wayne Arthurson writes about how in Indigenous crime fiction, a.k.a. Native American mystery, most of the novelists who reap the benefits aren’t Indigenous.
Crime writer Sam Wiebe believes Canadian crime-writing needs more diverse voices.
December 19, 2018 at 04:48pm | Filed under: Opinion
As Canadian crime writers struggle to be seen, the community is also wrestling with its own issues of inclusivity.
December 19, 2018 at 04:29pm | Filed under: Opinion
The Department of Canadian Heritage is calling for applicants from Canada’s literary community to advise in planning related to the 2020 Frankfurt Book Fair.
December 19, 2018 at 12:29pm | Filed under: Industry News