Welcome to Tightrope Books! Visit our Tumblr site for photos and more.  Visit our Best Canadian Poetry site here.

Congratulations to Danila Botha — For All the Men (and Some of the Women) I’ve Known is a 2017 Trillium Book Award Finalist, shortlisted for the 2017 Vine Awards for Canadian Jewish Literature, and shortlisted for the 2017 ReLit Award for short fiction.

Congratulations to Kelley Aitken — Canadian Shield is a 2017 Ippy Awards Bronze Medallist and shortlisted for the 2017 ReLit Award for short fiction!

Now available for retail sale! Tread and Other Stories by Barry Dempster, The Colours of Birds by Rebecca Higgins & You and Me, Belonging by Aaron Kreuter, Best Canadian Essays 2018 and The Best Canadian Poetry in English, 2018.

Also available: our spring 2018 poetry collections, When Centipedes Dream by Sue Bracken, No Line in Time by Sonja Ruth Greckol, destination out by charles c. smith. Locating Home: The First African-Canadian Novel and Verse Collections selected and introduced by George Elliott Clarke, The Best of the Best Canadian Poetry in English: Tenth Anniversary Edition, Best Canadian Essays 2017, and our 2017 novels, Finishing the Road by David Cozac, Brown Girl in the Room by Priya Ramsingh, Resort by Andrew Daley.