We are swimming in strange waters just now, and I know some are worried about missing key spring titles that are coming out (or getting delayed), and with various cancellations and paused orders, it is especially confusing! One small thing that maybe of help: Bookmanager, at my request, has kindly added a “delayed” catalogue option, […]
Book sales agency Read + Co Books, through their annual program Read + Seed, is pleased to announce their inaugural sponsorship for 2020. Sponsorship will support Edmonton’s Drawn to Books’ “When Artists Become Heroes” contest, which will see four children awarded scholarships to the annual Creator Camp in August. Drawn to Books invites burgeoning young […]
Canadian independent booksellers have been highly responsive to the pandemic and have been supplying books to eager readers like never before. By offering online ordering, local delivery, and curb-side pickup they are proving themselves to be creative, energetic, and dedicated to books, reading, and publishing. Rocky Mountain Books’ publisher, Don Gorman, has created a map […]
Head over to Bookmanager for a look at the big Read + Co publisher media hits this week. There is also a brand new list of my hot new releases for May 2020 — a roundup of what is important and coming out in the next few weeks. Be sure not to miss these!
Here is my media list for this weeks hits on Bookmanager; a few are CBC titles so worth a peek.
In a wonderful show of support for indies, Greystone is offering a special UTP indie discount during the crisis. As well they are announcing a new option their website, which enables customers who buy from Greystone direct to choose their favourite indie bookstore to benefit from their web purchase. Here are some details: We recognize […]
I hope everyone is well and healthy. Can you please advise me if you are closed and not accepting shipments? Here are some updates. Firefly’s warehouse is now closed. Their plan for now is to reopen April 9. Here is a note from them: Dear Firefly Partners, Due to the Covid-19 fourteen-day closure order by […]
Note: Since the below post went live, The Lying Life of Adults has been held for a new pub date of September 1 worldwide. Two big Elena Ferrante news items below! First, the big new novel’s cover reveal for The Lying Life of Adults and a MASSIVE media excitement around it! MEDIA list below the […]