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Congratulations to Marnie Woodrow – Heyday is a 2016 Toronto Book Awards finalist and a 2016 Goldie Award winner!

Congratulations to Janette Platana – A Token of My Affliction is a 2016 Trillium Book Award Finalist!

Coming up: We’re at Toronto Word on the Street on September 25. Come visit booth 524!

Our fall 2016 fiction launch is on September 28, 6:30pm at Supermarket for Danila Botha’s For All the Men (and Some of the Women) I’ve Known, Ron Charach’s cabana the big and Charlene Challenger’s The Myth in Distance.

Now available: our four new spring 2016 poetry collections from Lara Bozabalian (Tourist) Lori Cayer (Dopamine Blunder), Jan Conn (Tomorrow’s Bright White Light) and Michael Fraser (To Greet Yourself Arriving) and our two new summer 2016 short fiction titles Canadian Shield by Kelley Aitken and The Animal Game by Kirsteen MacLeod.

9781988040097test 2 Dopamine CoverPrintTo Greet Yourself Web the animal game cover

Our 2015 Summer and Fall Titles:

PrintEulogy Cover Final9781926639932 new copy

Heyday Cover Web copyFINAL Theory of Light Web

bce 2015A Chronicle of Magpies WEB