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Lawrence Hill never thought his third novel would become a commercial success. It was 2008 – one year after HarperCollins published The Book of Negroes – and conventional publishing wisdom suggested that if the sprawling ... Read More »

April 3, 2017


National Post books editor Andy Lamey is embarking on a six-month sabbatical to work on a book of his own. Lamey says he’s been working on the project – a novel written in verse, a ... Read More »

February 5, 2004 | Filed under: Awards


Three books recently banned by the Surrey school board all have one thing in common: each uses matter-of-fact, positive imagery to counter negative stereotypes about families with same-sex parents. It is this quality, according to ... Read More »

November 3, 2003 | Filed under: Industry news