Books in the Media: Oct. 17, 2019

Here are the media roundup titles for the week at the link below for ALL my publishers highlights:

  • We have the other BOOKER winner: Girl Woman Other by Bernardine Evaristo, the first ever black woman to win!
  • She shares the prize with Margaret Atwood. More stock at Raincoast November 5; please get your orders in!
  • Vancouver Metis artist and brilliant author Julie Flett has been nominated of a GG award for Birdsong!
  • A major cross Canada media tour/confirmed hits for the new Fleuvog book.
  • Two Writers Trust shortlists.
  • Two CBC The Current titles this week.

Four titles on the National Book Award Shortlists in nonfiction, translation and poetry. Winners are announced November 20:

Nonfiction Shortlist
The Yellow House, A Memoir
by Broom, Sarah M. (08/23/19)
9780802125088 | Grove/Atlantic | PGC
Cloth | Price: $38.95
68 available

Translated Literature
Baron Wenckheim’s Homecoming
by Krasznahorkai, Laszlo ; Mulzet, … (09/24/19)
9780811226646 | New Directions Publishing | PGC
Cloth | Price: $44.95
63 available

Poetry Shortlist
Tradition
by Brown, Jericho (04/12/19)
9781556594861 | Copper Canyon Press | PGC
Paperback | Price: $25.50
42 available

Sight Lines
by Sze, Arthur (04/19/19 | Out of Stock)
9781556595592 | Copper Canyon Press | PGC
Paperback | Price: $23.95

See the link here for the complete update for the week from all my publishers.

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