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Some reaction to the Griffin Poetry Prize shortlist, unveiled yesterday, is trickling in. The Canadian Press interviews two nominees, Jeramy Dodds and Kevin Connolly, while the National Post has a backgrounder on this year's selections. ... Read More »

April 8, 2009 | Filed under: Awards

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Julie Wilson, recently in the headlines for her Indigo dust up, is launching a new project in conjunction with National Poetry Month in April. Wilson has invited 30 poets to submit recordings of themselves reading ... Read More »

March 23, 2009 | Filed under: Book news

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It wasn’t a perfect lift-off, but this year’s expanded BookExpo Canada did get off the ground, and the launch of the BOOKED! consumer fest seemed to succeed in improving exhibitors’ and attendees’ outlook for the ... Read More »

September 12, 2007 | Filed under: Book news

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Carol Matas and Brian Doyle are among the nominees for this year’s Geoffrey Bilson Award for Historical Fiction for Young People. The winner of the $1,000 prize (which is administered by the Canadian Children’s Book ... Read More »

April 6, 2004 | Filed under: Book news

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• Penguin’s host of heavy hitters for fall includes the official screenplay tie-in for Arthur Miller’s The Crucible with Daniel Day-Lewis and Winona Ryder; and Joseph Conrad’s The Secret Agent, starring Gérard Depardieu and Patricia ... Read More »

November 6, 2003 | Filed under: Book news