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Congratulations to Danila Botha – For All the Men (and Some of the Women) I’ve Known is a 2017 Trillium Book Award Finalist and on the 2017 Vine Awards for Canadian Jewish Literature shortlist!
Congratulations to Kelley Aitken – Canadian Shield is a 2017 Ippy Awards Bronze Medallist!
Congratulations to Elizabeth Ukrainetz – The Theory of Light at Midnight made the 2016 ReLit Award shortlist in the novel category!
Congratulations to Marnie Woodrow – Heyday is the winner of the 2016 Hamilton Literary Award for Fiction, a Toronto Book Awards finalist and a 2016 Goldie Award winner!
Congratulations to To Greet Yourself Arriving author Michael Fraser on winning the 2016 CBC Poetry Prize!
Congratulations to Emily Pohl-Weary – Ghost Sick is the winner of the 2016 Fred Cogswell Award for Excellence in Poetry!
Coming up: Stay tuned for details about our fall fiction launch on October 10!
Now available! Our two summer short fiction collections: H.W. Browne’s A Moose in the Dark and Richard Rosenbaum’s Things Don’t Break, three spring 2017 poetry titles: Karen Mulhallen’s Seasons in an Unknown Key, Ron Charach’s Prosopagnosia, and Lisa Richter’s Closer to Where We Began.
Also available: The Best Canadian Poetry in English, 2016 and Best Canadian Essays 2016 our three 2016 fiction titles, 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, two summer 2016 short fiction titles Canadian Shield by Kelley Aitken and The Animal Game by Kirsteen MacLeod.