New Releases

Jay Ruzesky launches In Antarctica in Victoria

Posted by on April 25, 2013 at 7:34 am

Join Jay Ruzesky, along with authors Dede Crane and Marita Dachsel, for a powerhouse literary event as all three Vancouver Island Authors celebrate the launch of their new books at the Fernwood Inn in Victoria on Sunday, April 28 at 4pm. Jay Ruzesky will be reading from his new creative non-fiction memoir, In Antarctica: An […]

Nightwood Book Launch in Toronto

Posted by on April 19, 2013 at 9:51 pm

Nightwood Editions heads east to celebrate our fresh new spring lineup of incredible poetry in Toronto on Saturday, April 20th. Featuring hometown favourite and literary force, Jay MillAr, reading occasional poems from his latest book, Timely Irreverence and acclaimed Toronto poet, Blaise Moritz, sharing poems from his second collection, Zeppelin. Representing the west, Elizabeth Bachinsky promises to turn up the heat […]

The Hottest Reading in Montreal with Bachinsky, Berger and Dawn

Posted by on April 17, 2013 at 7:18 pm

Elizabeth Bachinsky turns up the heat on her book tour with this red hot event featuring readings from her new collection, The Hottest Summer in Recorded History. She’ll be sharing the stage with Tamara Faith Berger (Little Cat, Coach House Books) and Amber Dawn (How Poetry Saved My Life, Arsenal). This triple book launch party promises to be edgy and entertaining – […]

Brad Cran reading at People’s Co-op Bookstore

Posted by on April 16, 2013 at 10:18 pm

Brad Cran will be reading from his latest collection, Ink on Paper, at the People’s Co-op Bookstore  in Vancouver.  Brad will be joined by poets Susan Gillis (Brick Books), Marita Dachsel (Anvil) and Rob Taylor (Cormorant).   When: Thursday, April 18th, 7:30 pm-9:30 pm Venue: People’s Co-op Bookstore Location: 1391 Commercial Drive • Vancouver   Brad Cran’s highly anticipated second […]

Zeppelin arrives at Nightwood

Posted by on April 11, 2013 at 8:54 am

We are happy to announce the arrival of Nightwood Editions’ latest collection, Zeppelin, by Blaise Moritz. In Blaise’s second collection, we are passengers in the long-range ghost ship that is our new millennial culture. The time before technology recedes in our wake—the past an amazing clutter, if only as deep as early modern things—and looking forward, our […]

Hottest Book Tour in Recorded History

Posted by on April 8, 2013 at 9:03 am

Elizabeth Bachinsky is taking her brand new collection, The Hottest Summer in Recorded History, out on tour and joining forces with several other great writers. So look out for them in Vancouver, Toronto, Montreal and Guelph this Spring. Check this list out! April 13, 7:45pm Nightwood Launch (Vancouver) The Western Front 303 East 8th Street Vancouver, BC with Brad Cran & […]

New e-book by Alayna Munce

Posted by on March 20, 2013 at 1:51 pm

Alayna Munce‘s striking debut novel, When I Was Young and In My Prime, has just been released in digital format. To preview or purchase a copy of this brand new e-book version, please click here. When I Was Young and In My Prime is a 2006 Trillium Book Award Nominee and National Bestseller.  A moving, fictional account of […]

New Books from Bachinsky, Cran & MillAr

Posted by on March 18, 2013 at 6:41 am

Fresh off the press! The Hottest Summer in Recorded History is the latest from Elizabeth Bachinsky, a Governor General’s Award nominee and editor of EVENT Magazine. Jay MillAr, the man behind BookThug, taps his creative spirit in his latest book, Timely Irreverence. And Ink on Paper is the highly anticipated second book of poetry by Brad […]

Jay Ruzesky shares polar adventures

Posted by on March 11, 2013 at 11:39 am

Join Jay Ruzesky—the poet-turned-Antarctic-explorer—as he reads from his new memoir, In Antarctica: An Amundsen Pilgrimage, for the first time in Toronto on Wednesday, March 13. Jay will share tales from his recent polar expedition, and will be joined by authors Matthew Goodman (Eighty Days: Nellie Bly and Elizabeth Bisland’s History-Making Race Around the World) and Iain Reid (The Truth About Luck: […]

Nightwood Fall Book Launch – October 21

Posted by on October 14, 2012 at 10:23 pm

Come celebrate Nightwood Editions’ new fall releases and have an afternoon of poetry, prose and a special puzzle performance piece! Brad Somer will read from his debut novel, Imperfections, and Governor General’s Award nominee Sandy Pool will read from her new collection, Undark. Cold Sleep Permanent Afternoon author Ray Hsu will make a special appearance, promising to use his […]