Books in the Media: January 26, 2022

Here is my weekly Read + Co updates: Weekly Media List Bookmanager #438550 | PDF Read & Co Top Bestselling, Forthcoming and Recent Releases Bookmanager #438561 | PDF A few extras to note: Megan Walsh has a piece in The Globe and Mail on the January 28th weekend. The Subplot What China Is Reading and […]

Books in the Media: January 19, 2022

No doubt you’ve heard the news that our bookfair is going virtual (better than going viral haha). Unless of course you are going viral on TikTok as our book Cain’s Jawbone has done. Phew! We’ve flown through a few reprints of those and more coming soon. Let me know if you’ve had any customers solve […]

Alexa! from Goose Lane Editions

As you may have heard the sad news over the weekend, former NDP leader Alexa McDonough passed away at the age of 77. McDonough was the first woman to lead a major political party in Canada and she has been a major political force for all Canadians on the left of centre. Goose Lane Editions […]

Paperole Valentine’s Day Cards

Our lovely new card line from Montreal, Paperole, has valentines cards! This is such an adorable line! All Canadian artists, fair pay, recycled paper, gender neutral, and blank. They have four new styles To place an order, use their wholesale website directly, or you can fill and return this form. As usual, all cards are […]

Canada Reads Longlist Announced

Great news! Two publishers from our lists have made the Canada Reads longlist announced today! The Spoon Stealer by Lesley Crewe (CBC books will run an interview with Lesley shortly) 9781771088817 $24.95 PB Nimbus Publishing Bookmanager The Spoon Stealer is a classic Crewe book: full of humour, family secrets, women’s friendship, lovable animals, and immense […]

Title Alert: IntersectionAllies, paperback edition

Just dropped in for February 2022, a paperback edition of IntersectionAllies by Chelsea Johnson, LaToya Council, and Carolyn Choi. The hardcover of this tile has done phenomenally well, and Indie bookstores, teachers, and schools have loved this title. The book has been featured on Huffpost’s recommended “Anti-Racist Books for Kids and Teens” and Keys Soulcare’s […]