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Congratulations to Marnie Woodrow – Heyday has been nominated for a 2016 Goldie Award!

National Poetry Month Sale: we’ve got selected poetry books and selected editions of Best Canadian Poetry on special sale!

Coming up: Our special May Morning Glory event in support of The Best Canadian Poetry series on May 15. The Montreal launch of  The Best Canadian Poetry in English, 2015 at Drawn and Quarterly on May 13.

Now available: our four new spring 2016 poetry collections are by Lara Bozabalian (Tourist) Lori Cayer (Dopamine Blunder), Jan Conn (Tomorrow’s Bright White Light) and Michael Fraser (To Greet Yourself Arriving).

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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