2014 Governor General's Literary Award Winners Revealed

The 2014 winners of the Governor General's Literary Awards were announced November 18th. Each year the GG's honour the best in Canadian writing, in both English and French, in the categories of Fiction, Non-Fiction, Poetry, Drama, Children's Text and Children's Illustration, as well as Translation.

We'd like to congratulate our members and their authors on taking home an award this year:

Poetry (English): Brick Books and Arleen Pare for Lake of Two Mountains

The Little Day

Tuesday, February 17, 2015 - 16:15

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The Big Day

Tuesday, February 10, 2015 - 15:45

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OLA Super Conference

Thursday, January 29, 2015 - 09:00

The LPG and All Lit Up will be attending the annual Ontario Library Association Super Conference at the Toronto Metro Convention Centre on January 29 - 30. We'll have a great collection of Canadian literature titles available for you to browse and purchase.

Another Upcoming Event

Wednesday, November 12, 2014 - 13:00

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An upcoming event

Monday, November 3, 2014 - 13:00

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OLA Releases 2015 Forest of Reading Nominees

The Ontario Library Association has released the 2015 nominees for its eight reading programs as part of the Forest of Reading. The largest recreational reading program in Canada, the Forest of Reading encourages people of all ages to become booklovers. Readers can participate through their school, public library, or even on their own.

Two LPG members had titles nominated this year. Our congratulations to:

Quebec Writers' Federation Reveals 2014 QWF Awards Shortlist

The fall literary awards season continues as the Quebec Writers' Federation (QWF) revealed the shortlist for their 2014 awards. Celebrating the best in English-language writing coming out of Quebec, these awards are given out every year in the categories of Fiction, Non-Fiction, Poetry, First Book, Translation, and Children's & Young Adult Literature.

Congratulations to our member publishers who came away with nominations:


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