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 ...
April 03, 2017
Contest! Win a Poetry Month Prize Pack from House of Anansi
If you want your April showers to be showers of poetry, then you don't want to miss entering poetry powerhouse House of Anansi's book giveaway contest!We're very excited to kick off our celebration of ...
March 27, 2017
Contest! Win Visual Learning Kids' Books from Annick
Infographics are a great way to learn, and children's publisher Annick Press has created a line of visual learning-focused books for young readers, breaking interesting facts about food, energy, water, ...
March 20, 2017
Contest! Win a Feminist Reading List from BookThug
Why not inject a little equality into your reading list? You marched, you rallied; now you can add more awesome books by badass authors who identify as women to your library. Toronto indie darling BookThug, ...
March 13, 2017
Contest! Win Books from KidsCan New YA Imprint!
Do you love YA books or have a young reader in your life who does? Why not bulk up your YA library with four - count 'em, four! - brand new titles? KidsCan Press, known for their beloved children's books, ...
February 14, 2017
Contest! Fill Your Nonfiction Reading List with a Full Set of the RBC Taylor Prize Finalist Books!
Are you a non-fiction lover? If so, you won't want to miss our contest in partnership with the RBC Taylor Prize! We're giving away a full set of the five shortlisted titles. These five books represent ...