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Publishers host special offers and discounts as Canadians isolate

Coach House Press

In a movement that’s part promotion and part philanthropy, these small publishers from across Canada are helping people cope with the hours of isolation recommended during the COVID-19 pandemic by sharing special offers on their ebook catalogue.

Book*hug Press
Offer:
The boundary-pushing publisher is offering ebooks — including day/break, the upcoming poetry collection from Governor’s General Literary Award–winning writer Gwen Benaway, and Just Pervs, the Lambda Literary Award–shortlisted story collection from Jess Taylor – for $5, with all proceeds going to the authors.

Coach House Books
Offer:
All Coach House titles, including André Alexis’s Rogers Writers’ Trust Fiction Prize-winning novel Days by Moonlight, are 25 per cent off online for customers using the offer code “STAYHOME.”

House of Anansi Press
Offer:
For every ebook purchased from House of Anansi, including Canada Reads bestseller Small Game Hunting at the Local Coward Gun Club by Megan Gail Coles, a second ebook will be sent to a reading buddy of your choice so you can have a shared experience despite the social distancing.

Invisible Publishing
Offer:
The Canadian fiction, creative non-fiction, and poetry publisher is offering ebooks for a pay-what-you-choose price.

 

Signature Editions
Offer: The small literary press is offering readers a free ebook “from cat cozies and mysteries to memoirs and histories to short story collections and sprawling novels.”