Tuesday, June 25, 2019

3 ebook publishers and Apple reach new deal with Canadian competition authorities

Three major publishers have signed an agreement with Canadian competition authorities that will permit retailers to sell the ebooks they publish at a discount...

This Toronto artist learned English from comic books – now he’s the force behind...

Growing up in Scarborough, Ont., the child of immigrant parents, Philippines-born Francis Manapul perfected his English inside the DC universe with the likes of Superman...

Shortlist announced for the 2017 RBC Charles Taylor Prize for Nonfiction

The 2017 shortlist for the RBC Charles Taylor Prize was announced Wednesday morning at the Omni King Edward Hotel in Toronto. The $25,000 prize, named...

‘Do Not Say We Have Nothing’ by Madeleine Thien tops Maclean’s fiction list

Here are the top 10 hardcover fiction and non-fiction books in Canada for the week ending Jan. 1 as compiled by Maclean's magazine. The previous...

Jury Announced for the 27th Annual Lionel Gelber Prize

Sara Charney, chair of the Lionel Gelber Prize and president of The Lionel Gelber Foundation, and Stephen Toope, director of the Munk School of...

CBC BOOKS ANNOUNCES CANADA READS 2017 THEME, HOST AND LONGLIST

CBC Books today announced the Canada Reads 2017 longlist of 15 books. Debating the question, “What is the one book Canadians need now?” Canada...

Moguls, Monsters, and Madmen An Uncensored Life In Show Business – Barry Avrich’s book...

Barry Avrich wrote Moguls, Monsters, and Madmen An Uncensored Life In Show Business, published last May for his 12-year-old daughter with a message: live...

Four books that are pretty as a picture

Books that catch the eye with their beauty but invite you to linger and sit a while. Fashion Designers A-Z Part history, part photography book, part...

National Magazine Awards Foundation announces the Call for Entries for the 40th anniversary National...

The National Magazine Awards Foundation is proud to present a bold new lineup of awards for 2017—our 40th anniversary of Celebrating Canadian Creators. Submissions open...

Following in the footsteps of Pi with Toronto actor Rajiv Surendra

Rajiv Surendra first heard of Yann Martel’s Booker Prize-winning novel Life of Pi on the set of Mean Girls. The young Toronto actor was...

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