The winners were announced on June 21 –National Indigenous Day – in a virtual gala of readings and stories streamed via the IVAs website.
When the non-fiction book was published by Annick Press in 2014 it sold 9,000 copies. Since March, it’s sold 20,000 more.
Writer and environmentalist Silver Donald Cameron was the unofficial laureate of D’Escousse on the southern edge of Cape Breton.
June 18, 2020 at 04:18pm | Filed under: People
The press’s new mandate is “to amplify voices that resist oppression.”
June 18, 2020 at 02:31pm | Filed under: Industry News
Chances are if you’ve ordered a book online from an indie bookseller, you have interacted with Bookmanager.
The Best Book Award comes with a $20,000 prize and the Best Book Award for Poetry winner receives $10,000.
The plan includes new mentorships, a paid editorial fellowship, a looser submission protocol, and a “Black Brilliance” edition of the annual Journey Prize Canadian short-story collection.
June 17, 2020 at 06:19pm | Filed under: Industry News
Sponsored by A Different Booklist and Groundwood Books, the event will take place on June 19th
Updated: Library associations in Ontario and Manitoba have announced the winners of their annual children’s literature awards, as voted on by young people.
Wolsak & Wynn has acquired rights to Grey Owl: The Mystery of Archie Belaney and At Geronimo’s Grave, both by… Read More »
June 16, 2020 at 02:29pm
June 16, 2020 at 11:17am | Filed under: Agency/distribution changes
The really interesting question is how do you do create that sense of being at Word on the Street?
Q&Q spotlights a few of the exciting new voices you may have missed.