Member Announcements

New Publication

This new non-fiction book frm award-winning author and playwright Kathleen McDonnell had its virtual launch on June 18, 2020 at the Imperial Pub Online. SWIM HOME takes the reader on a quest to unravel a 300-year-old mystery, and restore to history the remarkable life of Marie-Angelique LeBlanc,... More

New Publication

'Before the Heart Went Down: Selected Poems by Robert Billings' has secured a publisher but I am looking for photographs of Robert, especially one suitable for the cover. I hope that you are as enthused about this book as I am. The title comes from the last line of one of 12 previously uncollected... More

New Publication

Rocky Mountain Books launches Bill Arnott's WIBA Finalist, Gone Viking: A Travel Saga. New Edition presales now at Amazon, Indigo, and RMB. https://rmbooks.com/book/gone-viking/     More

Literary Reading or Event (Virtual Event)

Orca Storytime with Mark Leiren-Young Author and filmmaker Mark Leiren-Young will read from his new books for younger readers - Orcas of the Salish Sea and Orcas Everywhere, sharing stories about the endangered southern residents and answering questions about orcas everywhere and anywhere.  RBCM @... More

New Publication

Nine-year-old Harris is still dealing with the death of his parents from an accident three years ago. To make matters worse, Grampa’s cross all the time; his older sister Tessa thinks only about a boy at school; and Pinky—well, Pinky does what three-year-olds do. An upcoming assignment for the... More

Literary Reading or Event

Fiona Tinwei Lam reads with Maureen Hynes and Allan Briesmaster for Vancouver's Poets' Corner Reading Series https://poetscorner.ca/ More

Literary Reading or Event (Virtual Event)

“Postcards from the In-Between” (LiterAsian Festival 2020)Sunday, August 16, 1.00pm – 3.30pm Pacific Standard Time Anosh Irani, Fiona Tinwei Lam, Kevin Kapenda, Rachel D’Sa, Carlo Javier, & Natalie De Santos  Moderated by Julia Lin https://literasian.com/2020-event-schedule/ More

Literary Reading or Event (Virtual Event)

Mark your calendars: I'll be discussing writing about Lyme disease as part of the "Medical Mysteries, Personal Crises" online panel discussion with Marion Agnew (Alzheimer's disease) and Amy Boyes (premature birth) on June 24th at 7PM EST on Facebook Live. Learn more: https://lnkd.in/gdBbDBW   More

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

Congratulations

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

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