October 1, 2019 at 05:00pm | Filed under: Deals
October 1, 2019 at 04:28pm | Filed under: Agency/distribution changes
Four publishing professionals who were involved in the Frankfurt Book Fair’s Guest of Honour campaigns share what they learned about showcasing their writers on the literary world’s biggest stage.
September 30, 2019 at 05:26pm | Filed under: Frankfurt 2020
The Scotiabank Giller Prize shortlist, announced Sept. 30, features a mix of previous nominees and debut novelists.
Medicine Wheel Education founder Teddy Andersen on how The Orange Shirt Story and Phyllis’s Orange Shirt came to be and the impact they’re having on children in this country.
September 27, 2019 at 01:14pm | Filed under: Children's publishing
In a show of support for Thunberg, PRHC has donated 1,500 copies of No One Is Too Small to Make a Difference to First Book Canada.
When the kidlit author heard about Itaru Sasaki’s disconnected phone booth and how it helped the people of Otsuchi, Japan, she knew instantly that the story would make a powerful children’s book.
September 26, 2019 at 11:44am | Filed under: Children's publishing
For its inaugural year, the Book Drunkard Literary Festival has confirmed a lineup of bestselling authors.
September 26, 2019 at 11:10am | Filed under: Industry News
FOLD Kids’ debut festival has an impressive range of events catering to all ages
The shortlist for the $50,000 Rogers Writers’ Trust Fiction Prize includes four CanLit veterans and a first-time author.
“We see these American authors contributing to the same mix of titles we’ve always published. Books that are concerned with what’s going on not just in North America, but the world.”
September 23, 2019 at 05:54pm
Blacklock and Smith will be presented with the $3,000 Periodical Marketers of Canada Indigenous Literature Awards at a ceremony in November.
September 23, 2019 at 05:45pm | Filed under: Awards
Marble Media has acquired TV rights to Zoe Whittall’s novel Holding Still for as Long as Possible, a portrait of queer… Read More »
September 23, 2019 at 05:27pm | Filed under: Deals
September 23, 2019 at 03:31pm | Filed under: Personnel changes
Greystone Books is planning to shut its office on the afternoon of Sept. 27 in solidarity with young climate strikers.
September 23, 2019 at 02:56pm