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
Earlier this year, Toronto-based Penguin Random House Canada recorded its first multi-voice production: an adaptation of Wayne Johnston’s 2017 novel, First Snow, Last Light.
September 6, 2018 at 05:08pm | Filed under: Industry News
Sarah Weinman was all of 16 years old the first time she read Lolita.
September 6, 2018 at 04:50pm | Filed under: Writing Life
TD Canada has raised the value of their sponsored awards from the already significant amount of $30,000 to $50,000.
Connie Choi, a recent graduate of Toronto’s Sheridan College and a video-game artist for Sticky Brain Studios, talks about her process behind illustrating Annick Press’s video-game series, Cross Ups.
Prime Minister Justin Trudeau is not backing down from Canada’s demand to maintain a cultural exemption in the renegotiated North American Free Trade Agreement.
September 5, 2018 at 06:15pm
Joel Thomas Hynes’s novel We’ll All Be Burnt in Our Beds Some Night and Sheilah Lukins’s children’s novel Full Speed Ahead: Errol’s Bell Island Adventure were named the winners of the 22nd Newfoundland and Labrador Book Awards in a ceremony at St. John’s Government House.
September 5, 2018 at 03:05pm | Filed under: Awards
September 5, 2018 at 03:03pm | Filed under: Deals
Raziel Reid experienced more drama as a result of his 2014 debut novel, When Everything Feels Like the Movies, than most writers encounter in an entire career.
September 5, 2018 at 11:48am | Filed under: Children's publishing
Chronicle Books has collected photographer Caitlin Cronenberg and set designer Jessica Ennis’s secret photo shoots with fascinating female actors into the hardcover collection The Endings: Photographic Stories of Love, Loss, Heartbreak, and Beginning Again.
It’s far from my first time behind a microphone. But what I’m discovering is that there’s a big difference between reading one’s own novel to an audience and reading the work of another writer.
August 30, 2018 at 04:45pm | Filed under: Industry News
Visitors to the Penguin Shop this month will notice that the iconic bird has a new bold look.
August 30, 2018 at 04:41pm | Filed under: Bookselling
Montreal-based novelist Kim Thúy has been shortlisted for the New Prize in Literature, the prize created to replace the cancelled 2018 Nobel Prize for Literature.
Audiobook narrator Anne T. Donahue and audiobook engineer Bobby Singh share some tips for how authors can ace audiobook narration.
August 30, 2018 at 11:29am | Filed under: Industry News
August 29, 2018 at 03:05pm | Filed under: Deals
Temple Street Productions (Orphan Black) has acquired film and TV rights to Susan Swan’s debut 1983 novel, The Biggest Modern… Read More »
August 28, 2018 at 03:30pm | Filed under: Deals
Four titles have been announced for this year’s National Business Book Award.
August 28, 2018 at 03:12pm | Filed under: Awards