The Newfoundland and Labrador Arts Council recently announced the nominees for the 2015 Winterset Award. The award, handed out since 2000, celebrates the best in Newfoundland and Labrador writing published in the past year.

The Saskatchewan Book Awards announced their 2016 shortlists, celebrating the best in writing and publishing throughout the province.

The winners of the 2015 ReLit Awards were recently announced.

It is with profound sadness that we share news of the passing of publisher Gord Shillingford on January 25th, after a brief battle with cancer. 

Based in Gibsons, BC, Nightwood Editions is committed to publishing and promoting poetry and fiction from talented, emerging writers all across Canada.

Founded in 2006, Toronto’s Quattro Books publishes works outstanding literary merit from both new and established authors.

Writer and editor Kimmy Beach said recently of

Mawenzi House has only recently gone by the name “Mawenzi House” – prior to a name change earlier in 2015, the press was known as TSAR Publications, and it

Established in 2006, BookLand Press focuses on literary excellence and the great values and diversity of Canada.

Based in Calgary, Alberta, Bayeux Arts began publishing in 1994. Its name was chosen to highlight the importance of the artistic nature of the books selected by the press for publication.