O’Neill was announced as the recipient of the $50,000 prize at the Writers’ Trust Gala in Toronto on Nov. 14.
The nearly $100,000 Cundill History Prize is awarded to the best English-language history writing.
Betrayed, a true-crime podcast produced by journalist Tina Pittaway, takes its subjects from PRHC’s massive library.
November 14, 2019 at 11:59am | Filed under: Industry News
Kate Fletcher at Candlewick Press has acquired world rights to Hat Cat by Troy Wilson (Dog vs. Ultra Dog), with illustrations… Read More »
November 13, 2019 at 05:20pm | Filed under: Deals
The Queer Film Classics series will be revived for an additional 10 volumes with McGill-Queen’s University Press.
November 11, 2019 at 04:28pm | Filed under: Industry News
In the lead up to Frankfurt 2020, the Canada Council for the Arts and Ontario Creates are offering incentives for German translations.
November 11, 2019 at 11:52am | Filed under: Frankfurt 2020
Page Two is one of the hybrid publishers who are publishing business books in Canada.
November 11, 2019 at 11:42am | Filed under: Industry News
Six prizes of $3,000 each were presented at the QWF Literary Awards gala in Montreal on Nov. 5.
The decrease is attributed to strong competitive pressures and efforts to reduce promotions.
November 7, 2019 at 05:12pm | Filed under: Bookselling
The Victoria, B.C., author’s talk was cancelled when a parent took issue with the fact that Harvey Milk was included in her new book; although the school board tells a different story.
November 7, 2019 at 03:07pm | Filed under: Children's publishing
Cole Pauls’s Dakwäkãda Warriors is a comic collection for Indigenous youth in his hometown of Haines Junction, Yukon.
Max Arambulo has joined Toronto’s Flying Books School of Reading & Writing as program manager. Arambulo was a former publicity manager at Random… Read More »
November 6, 2019 at 12:20pm | Filed under: Personnel changes
André Alexis wins his second Rogers Writers’ Trust Fiction Prize while Jenny Heijun Wills wins the Hilary Weston Writers’ Trust Prize for her debut.
November 5, 2019 at 12:30pm | Filed under: Agency/distribution changes