New Publisher: Red Barn Books

I am super excited to announce this! As of Oct. 18, Alberta-based Red Barn Books Co. will be represented by Read+Co in British Columbia, Alberta, Northwest Territories, and Yukon. University of Toronto Press will be Red Barn Books’ distributor. Two titles you need to be aware of asap that...

The Crisp Festival, September 25 & 26

Read + Co are excited to be sponsoring the Crisp Festival, a wonderful outdoor community gathering celebrating the humble apple, with workshops, crafts and live music all weekend. The Crisp is a two day festival inspired by the SGI Community Resource Centre Society’s 2020 apple event “Let No Apple...

Introducing Paperole

We are so excited to be launching a new Canadian card and print line through Read + Co: Paperole, based in Montreal. Here’s a tiny taste of their colourful, genderless and super trendy styles, all printed on 100% recycled paper (and 100% organic cotton for clothing items): Ordering is...

Representation Change: Nelson

Please note that Hornblower Group and Read + Co is no longer representing the trade division of Nelson Educational. This includes Chooseco, Sleeping Bear Press, Nelson/Chalkboard workbooks, and MACK Books. Once I get a formal notice I will email it to my list. In the meantime please direct all...

New Alberta Publisher: Durvile Publishing

I am delighted to include another small Western Canadian publisher in my portfolio: Durvile Publications and their imprint UpRoute. They are a small press based in Calgary, and currently have a title at #1 on the Calgary Herald bestseller list: Chasia’s Enchantment, a meditation book that includes QR codes...