M&S is set to publish a non-fiction title about Canadian native reserves by Chief Clarence Louie of the Osoyoos Indian Band of B.C.
July 20, 2017 at 04:17pm | Filed under: Personnel changes
Invisible Publishing is inviting more stories by women writers after noticing that 80 per cent of submissions to the press last year were from men.
July 20, 2017 at 04:15pm | Filed under: Industry News
Working as a clerk at Page and Panel enables Chris Eng to share his extensive comics knowledge and also devote time to writing and publishing books through his HoodieRipper Press.
July 20, 2017 at 02:33pm | Filed under: Children's publishing
Each month, Canadian library staff vote for their favourite upcoming books, via BookNet Canada’s Loan Stars readers-advisory program.
July 20, 2017 at 01:58pm | Filed under: Libraries
The University of Toronto Bookstore has been named official bookseller for this year’s International Festival of Authors.
July 20, 2017 at 11:23am | Filed under: Industry News
McClelland & Stewart publisher Jared Bland has acquired Canada English-language rights to debut novelist Shilo Jones’s On the Up, as well as a second work of fiction.
July 18, 2017 at 04:37pm | Filed under: Deals
Robert Rose Books has acquired a puntastic vegan cookbook by Toronto-based YouTuber Candice Hutchings, a.k.a. “The Edgy Veg.”
July 17, 2017 at 04:45pm | Filed under: Deals
The protection and dissemination of narrative and poetics are integral to the future of Indigenous publishing, says Shannon Webb-Campbell.
Eleven years ago, Joanne Gerber began collaborating with writers, publishers, and arts administrators to create a training program for Indigenous editors.
July 17, 2017 at 04:39pm | Filed under: Industry News
Penguin Random House imprint Tundra Books has commissioned original art by more than 30 Canadian kidlit illustrators for its anniversary tote bags.
July 17, 2017 at 04:38pm | Filed under: Children's publishing
Access Copyright, the non-profit agency that licenses Canadian artistic works for third-party use, has won its 2013 lawsuit against York University over the school’s fair-dealing practices.
July 13, 2017 at 05:31pm
Writers on Canada’s northeast coast came together July 8-9 for a well-attended new literary festival called Atlin Lit Up.
July 13, 2017 at 05:03pm | Filed under: Industry News
After 12 years of running writing workshops out of a home space, Firefly Creative Writing has opened a storefront studio in Toronto.
Toronto literary agency The Rights Factory has announced a number of promotions.
Vancouver author and Asian Canadian community leader Jim Wong-Chu has died, following a stroke suffered earlier this year.
July 13, 2017 at 04:44pm | Filed under: Industry News
In an ideal world, the design of a book cover achieves three things.
July 13, 2017 at 03:44pm | Filed under: Writing Life
Naben Ruthnum’s debut thriller (written as Nathan Ripley) will be published in U.K./ANZ by Text Publishing.
July 13, 2017 at 02:53pm | Filed under: Deals
Simon & Schuster will handle North American sales and distribution for Bonnier Publishing U.S. imprint Igloo Books.