Member Announcements

Call For Submissions

Hello published authors! If you have a book with a Canadian location, I have a promotion opportunity for you!  I've created a promotion opportunity in an app called Story Origin. It's a relatively new player in the field and works much like BookFunnel, which many people are familiar with.  The idea... More


A memoir by Therese Greenwood is a Finalist for a 2020 Alberta Book Publishing Award from The Book Publishers Association of Alberta (BPAA). Nominated in the Trade Non-fiction category, What You Take With You: Wildfire, Family and the Road Home was published by the University of Alberta Press. An... More

Literary Reading or Event (Virtual Event)

Check out my pandemic project of reading Amma's Daughters: A Memoir. All nine chapters were recorded over weekends in April and May. AU Press has been releasing a chpater per week at this site since June 1: More

Members' Activity

Operation Vanished by Helen C. Escott wins a Silver Medal at the 2020 Independent Publisher Book Awards Flanker Press would like to congratulate Helen C. Escott. Her bestselling crime thriller Operation Vanished was awarded a Silver Medal – Best Regional Fiction at the 24th annual Independent... More

New Publication

I'm delighted to announce that my new short story collection, Permanent Tourists, will be published by Signature Editions, October 1, 2020. These stories feature displaced protagonists loosely connected through a support group, all of them dealing with loss precipitated by elusive fathers, husbands... More

New Publication

Rhea Tregebov is delighted to announce that her 2019 novel, Rue des Rosiers, as well as her 2009 novel, The Knife-Sharpener's Bell, have been acquired by Wolsak & Wynn Publishers of Hamilton. Huge thanks to Noelle Allen, publisher of W&W for her faith in these books, which were orphaned in... More

New Publication

Beverley Brenna's new picture book The Girl with the Cat, illustrated by Brooke Kerrigan (Red Deer Press, 2020) explores the power of art as well as the impact of a child's voice. Based on a true story that happened over twenty years ago, nine-year old Caroline Markham (Lansdowne/Zelizney) visits... More

Literary Reading or Event

Tuesday, June 23 5 PM EST Free Event link:   YA author Tanaz Bhathena is launching her fantasy novel, HUNTED BY THE SKY, on June 23, 2020 @ 5 PM EST with Bakka-Phoenix Books on Instagram! The Quill & Quire gave HUNTED BY THE SKY a starred... More

New Publication

My short story collection, Hunger Moon, was published by NeWest Press in April. Released at the beginning of the pandemic. Of this book, Julie Paul says: "All senses are fully engaged in Hunger Moon, an honest, unflinching and riveting collection. The characters within these well-crafted stories,... More