New Releases

John Barton launches into fall

Posted by on September 21, 2012 at 7:00 am

Join Nightwood in celebration of the expansive, 30 year career of John Barton this fall. Vancouver Launch: Saturday, September 22nd The Beaumont Studios, 316 West 5th Ave, Vancouver 7:30 to 9:30 pm  Victoria Launch: Thursday, September 27, 2012 7 to 9 pm Cadboro Bay Book Company, 3840b Cadboro Bay Rd, Victoria John Barton will be reading from his […]

Hitting the road with Rodney DeCroo

Posted by on September 18, 2012 at 12:00 pm

Rodney DeCroo has a busy schedule planned this fall with a book & concert tour of western Canada. To start things off, he is launching his new collection,  Allegheny, BC with readings & musical guests in Vancouver this Sat, Sept 22, 8 pm at Little Mountain Gallery, 26th & Main. Tickets are $10 at the door. In October, Rodney is taking his poetry […]

Singer-songwriter Rodney DeCroo joins Nightwood

Posted by on September 10, 2012 at 11:00 am

We are excited to announce that renowned Canadian songwriter Rodney DeCroo joins the ranks of Nightwood poets this fall with his debut collection of poetry, Allegheny, BC. This collection follows DeCroo’s recently released album, Allegheny, which has received critical acclaim in the Canadian music industry. Join us for a lively evening of poetry and music at the Vancouver launch on Saturday, September 22nd at […]

Nightwood celebrates 30 years of John Barton’s best

Posted by on September 6, 2012 at 11:43 am

Fresh off the press! Click here to order a copy of John Barton’s new selected poems, For the Boy with the Eyes of the Virgin. Drawn from nine collections published over 30 years, the 38 poems in this retrospective reveal the poetic accomplishments of John Barton. This selected embraces his passions for art, literature, the city and nature, and […]

Nightwood’s upcoming fall titles

Posted by on September 5, 2012 at 11:51 am

A sneak peak at Nightwood’s fall titles Have a look at Nightwood’s fall titles by clicking on the links below: John Barton‘s selected poetry collection: For the Boy with the Eyes of the Virgin Rodney DeCroo’s debut collection: Allegheny, BC Sandy Pool’s luminescent new poetry book,  Undark: An Oratorio Brad Somer’s debut novel, Imperfections  These titles will be available […]

The complete spring list is here!

Posted by on April 21, 2011 at 11:13 am

All of Nightwood’s spring titles are now available to order! The latest to arrive from the printer are Joe Denham’s The Year of Broken Glass, Carolyn Black’s The Odious Child and Kevin McNeilly’s Embouchure. Be the first in your neighbourhood to own the complete set! The Year of Broken Glass: Against a backdrop of worldwide […]

Earworm and Err are here!!

Posted by on March 9, 2011 at 4:59 pm

The first of the spring titles have arrived and are now available to order! Be the first of your friends to complete Nightwood’s Spring 2011 triple-E poetry set! Nick Thran’s Earworm combines wicked cleverness, adept craftsmanship and a uniquely insightful perspective in an entertaining yet substantial tour de force. In Shane Rhodes’s Err, sex, booze, […]

Announcing: Vancouver Canucks Quizbook

Posted by on September 20, 2010 at 3:25 pm

The hockey season is here! This also means a brand-new book from the Puzzling Sports Institute, The Vancouver Canucks Quizbook. Celebrating 40 years of Canucks NHL hockey, this new title from Jesse Ross includes 80 pages of puzzles, crosswords, games, trivia, facts and fun for towel-waving fans of all ages—will have you Luu-ing and riding […]

Announcing: O Canada Crosswords #11!

Posted by on September 10, 2010 at 10:15 am

Nightwood Editions is pleased to announce that O Canada Crosswords #11 will be available in stores at the beginning of October. We’re even more pleased to announce the introduction of National Post crossword creator Walter D. Feener as our newest contributor to the O Canada series.  Walter has put together 75 challenging Canadian puzzles for […]

Spring 2010!

Posted by on April 1, 2010 at 12:17 pm

Cold Sleep Permanent Afternoon is the follow-up to Ray Hsu’s award-winning first collection, Anthropy, and the second book in a prospective trilogy that explores the “grammar of personhood.” Jay MillAr is a Toronto poet, editor, publisher and virtual bookseller. His new book Other Poems, resists classification. Patternicity by Jim Johnstone contains a suite of poems […]