Freehand Books was founded in 2007 with a simple mandate: to publish excellent Canadian literature.
Recently the West Coast Book Prize Society announced the finalists for this year's BC Book Prizes.
When people find out she’s a book publisher, “there are two things that happen,” says Linda Leith. “One is that someone in the room will tell me they’ve written a book.
“The other is that someone will tell me, ‘You’re very brave.’”
Lambda Literary announced the nominees for their 27th annual awards on March 4th, celebrating the achievements in gay, lesbian, bisexual, and transgender writing from the previous year.
Eating Habits of the Chronically Lonesome, the first book from Megan Gail Coles, was nominated for the 2014 BMO Winterset Award alongsid
Karyn L Freedman, author of One Hour in Paris: A True Story of Rape and Recovery, took home the 2015 BC Nati
The Saskatchewan Book Awards released the list of nominees for the 2015 awards in a special announcement with authors Lisa Bird-Wilson and John Donlan in Saskatoon, and James Daschuk in Regina.
The ReLit Awards announced their 2014 winners recently. The awards are handed out annually to the best poetry, short fiction, and novel released by independent publishers over the past year.
Palimpsest Press resides in the bustling literary community of Windsor, Ontario and publishes poetry, fiction, and non-fiction titles specifically dealing with poetics, the writing life, and cultural criticism.