This year marks the 26th anniversary of the prestigious awards, named after the nom de travail of Canada’s official hangman. The awards are presented in six “published” crime-writing categories –...Read more >
Toronto, April 22, 2009 – The finalists for the 2009 Ruth and Sylvia Schwartz Children’s Book Awards have been announced. The winners will be announced at Market Lane Junior and...Read more >
By celebrating this Day throughout the world, UNESCO seeks to promote reading, publishing and the protection of intellectual property through copyright.
23 April: a symbolic date for world literature for...Read more >
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE (April 16, 2009) — The 2009 Atlantic Book Awards were presented at a gala celebration Wednesday, April 15 at the Alderney Landing Theatre in Dartmouth, Nova Scotia....Read more >
From June 25 to June 27, 2009, the International Youth Library is celebrating its 60th anniversary. Venerable yet eternally youthful, this unique library for international children’s and youth literature is...Read more >
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Ottawa (April 8, 2009) — The Canadian Library Association / Association Canadienne des Bibliothèques is pleased to announce the 2009 winner and honour books for the...Read more >
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Vancouver (April 8, 2009) — The Alcuin Society has announced the winners of its 27th annual Awards for Excellence in Book Design in Canada. The judges,...Read more >
Here is your chance to hear about the work of three of our talented members. Come and enjoy Marthe Jocelyn, Ruth Ohi and Alice Priestley as they discuss their recent...Read more >
Got nothing to do tomorrow night? Check out the St. Lawrence Market’s Feast of Author’s Event.
56 local authors, primarily members of the Writers’ Union of Canada, will sell and sign...Read more >