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New Publication

Te Old Songs is  a coming of age novel set in Trinidad in the Caribbean when the island was still a British colony.Novelist and esteemed Toronto academic and critic, Ramabai Espinet has labelled it a Bildungsroman. Espinet says the novel is " an entertaining and insightful romp through the Trinidad... More

New Publication

The Hermit of Kennecott is the brand new release in the middle-grade adventure travel series, Jaspa’s Journey. Although work on the project began 13 years ago, the timing of its publication is kind of spooky... When one of Jaspa’s pals comes down with a Ses variant of Spanish Flu, the last... More

New Publication

Hooray! My first novel, THE PARASOL FLOWER, will be published August 14, 2020 through Regal House Publishing. This is a delayed launch due to the pandemic, however it's now available for pre-order and sales in bookstores everywhere.  “The Parasol Flower is an engrossing tale of two impassioned... More

Members' Activity

I’m happy to announce that my new novel, The Company We Keep, will be published Aug 18/20 by HarperCollins. Yes, even in the midst of the plague.     More

Literary Reading or Event

This is a video excerpt of just over 5 minutes from 'The Name Unspoken', which has won an IPPY 2020 Bronze Medal for Best Regional Nonfiction. This excerpt speaks to the name of the First Nations Chief the school was named after and the untruths told about him which resulted in his hanging in 1885... More

Congratulations

The package arrived from the 2020 IPPY Awards! And it held a surprise as I was not expecting to receive an actual medal, one that I can wear! Woohoo! I rushed over to my neighbour and asked her to take a photo of me with the medal and certificate. This is a Bronze for Best Regional Nonfiction:... More

Literary Reading or Event

In Her Own Words: Amma’s Daughters Reading Group (https://www.aupress.ca/blog/2020/06/01/in-her-own-words/)   Over the next few weeks, we will be reading Amma’s Daughters by Meenal Shrivastava, a book about ordinary women who were quietly extraordinary in their lifelong commitment to freedom... More

New Publication

Just out, lyric poems published by Aeolus Press, Toronto, rabbit is a collection of poems, not just about rabbits, and then only one rabbit. In a variety of poetry writing styles, poems about Montreal in the 50s, Fogo island, Elizabeth Bishop House in Great Village, Nova Scotia, sit comfortable... More

New Publication

Gordon K Jones is pleased to announce that his crime thriller, Saving Tiberius, is scheduled for release by Bookland Press in July 2020. Morgan Watson has a problem. When word leaked that his cat, Tiberius, miraculously cured itself of diabetes and may hold the key to a cure, he is attacked in his... More

New Publication

I'm very proud to announce the publication of Outlander Kitchen: To the New World Back Again by Penguin/Random House. https://www.penguinrandomhouse.ca/books/606901/outlander-kitchen-to-the-new-world-and-back-again-by-theresa-carle-sanders/9781984855152With the discovery of a New World comes an... More

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