The winners of the fourth annual Canadian Jewish Literary Awards have been announced.
Toronto graphic designer Ingrid Paulson is publishing classic novels in brilliant colours and with spare design elements, channelling a modern European aesthetic.
Being in a relationship means sharing the load. That doesn’t mean laying down your dreams to die.
September 17, 2018 at 02:56pm | Filed under: Opinion
The Scotiabank Giller Prize may be turning 25 this year, but judging from this year’s 12-title longlist, the $100,000 award is still full of surprises.
September 17, 2018 at 10:05am | Filed under: Awards
September 14, 2018 at 04:30pm | Filed under: Deals
Bestselling author Naomi Klein has been named the inaugural Gloria Steinem Endowed Chair in Media, Culture and Feminist Studies at Rutgers University-New Brunswick in New Jersey.
September 13, 2018 at 05:16pm | Filed under: People
Dionne Brand, one of the country’s most respected and beloved writers, returns this fall with two books: The Blue Clerk and Theory.
Toronto-based Wattpad has announced Deanna McFadden in the newly created role of publishing director for the company’s original content arm,… Read More »
September 13, 2018 at 01:15pm | Filed under: Personnel changes
Word Vancouver will proceed for a 24th year with interim director Bonnie Nish saying the 2018 literary festival will celebrate the diversity of Vancouver’s writing community.
September 13, 2018 at 11:18am | Filed under: Industry News
The Writers’ Trust of Canada has announced the finalists for the $10,000 McClelland & Stewart Journey Prize.
“I discovered that the more Myers-Briggs Type Indicator questions I read, the harder it became to resist answering.”
September 10, 2018 at 05:00pm | Filed under: Opinion
A crowd and author favourite, the day-long, outdoor children’s book festival takes place at Westfield Heritage Village in Rockford, Ont., on Sept. 16.
September 10, 2018 at 04:58pm | Filed under: Children's publishing
The poet and essayist Canisia Lubrin expresses Uppal’s influence succinctly: “Priscilla Uppal saved me.”
September 10, 2018 at 01:32pm | Filed under: People
The Brampton Library Board is hoping to encourage visits from young readers by eliminating overdue fines on the majority of children’s materials borrowed from across the city’s seven branches.
September 10, 2018 at 01:20pm | Filed under: Libraries
Award-winning children’s book creators Kenneth Oppel and Sydney Smith talk about collaboration on their new title, Inkling – about an inkblot that escapes a sketchbook and shakes up a family of three – as well as tough topics in the book and what they would ask the inkblot to do for them.
Toronto-based, Japanese-owned Rakuten Kobo has announced a significant move into the U.S. market with Walmart eBooks.
September 7, 2018 at 02:00pm | Filed under: Bookselling
September 7, 2018 at 01:32pm | Filed under: Libraries