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Contest! Win Required Feminist YA Summer Reading from Inanna
YA (young adult) books aren't just for young readers - indeed, they tell us as much (and sometimes more) about ourselves as adult novels, honing in a complicated, influential time in a character's life. ...
June 19, 2017
Contest! Love the Planet with Environmental Books from Wilfrid Laurier University Press
If you are interested in (or alarmed by) the issues facing our natural world, Wilfrid Laurier University Press has some great books to add to your summer reading list. We're excited to announce that ...
June 13, 2017
Contest! Win a Summer of Great Groundwood Books for Young Readers!
Groundwood Books is one of the most acclaimed publishing houses in the country for their books for young readers (much like their sister publisher, House of Anansi, is for adult books). They publish gorgeous ...
June 07, 2017
Contest! Tell us your favourite nominated book to win a Trillium Award prize pack!
The Trillium Awards honour excellence in Ontario literature, boasting a back catalogue of winners that includes Alice Munro, Michael Ondaatje, and Margaret Atwood, amongst other luminaries. This year's ...
June 05, 2017
Contest! Win a Pack of Powerful Poetry from Wilfrid Laurier University Press
Is every month Poetry Month for you? Are your shelves packed with stanzas and line breaks, from free verse to villanelle? Why not add even more great poetry to your personal library with this incredible ...
May 29, 2017
Contest! Say Thanks to the Teacher in Your Life with Great Books from Pembroke Publishers!
Every student and parent knows that a great teacher is worth their weight in gold. With the end of the school year approaching, we're excited to bring you a contest that gives you the perfect way to thank ...
May 24, 2017
The Word on the Street launches Writing DiverCity Writing Contest
One of our favourite festivals, The Word On The Street Toronto, has launched its first fiction writing contest, open to writers under 35. Writing DiverCity aims to highlight the ever-growing variety and ...
May 08, 2017
Contest! Win a Prize Pack of Female-Narrated Books from Guernica Editions!
It's almost Mother's Day, and what better time to think about the amazing stories women (whether they're mothers or not) have to tell? If you're looking for some amazing stories centred on dynamic, complex ...
May 01, 2017
Contest! Win Award-Nominated Books from Pedlar Press!
Small but powerful, publishing house Pedlar Press has snagged a huge number of literary prizes and nominations over the years, developing a reputation for innovative, intelligent, and moving books. The ...
May 01, 2017
UPDATE - EXTENDED DEADLINE! Call for Submissions: What's Your Story? Short Prose and Poetry Competition for Emerging Writers
UPDATE!**The deadline for the 2nd What's Your Story? Short Prose and Poetry Competition for Emerging Writers has been extended to Monday, May 8, 2017!**Do you live in Toronto? Are you an emerging writer ...