Second nomination for Kayla Czaga!

Posted by admin on April 2, 2015 at 9:39 am

  Nightwood’s Fall 2014 author Kayla Czaga was recently in the news for her award nomination for the Dorothy Livesay Poetry Prize – the only debut title to make the award shortlist. She has just garnered her second nomination for the prestigious Gerald Lampert Memorial Award for her first collection, For Your Safety Please Hold On. Several of [...]


Posted by admin on March 6, 2015 at 6:31 pm

Nightwood Editions is proud to announce the publication of four new titles this Spring with authors all from southern British Columbia. In her lyrical, intimate memoir The Death of Small Creatures, Trisha Cull lays bare her struggle with bulimia, bipolar disorder and substance abuse. Interspersing snatches of conversations, letters, blog entries and clinical notes with [...]

Doretta Lau and Matt Rader top picks!

Posted by admin on December 18, 2014 at 1:40 pm

Congratulations to two of our authors Doretta Lau and Matt Rader who were chosen on top reads and gift lists this month! Doretta Lau’s debut collection of ‘optimistic and inventive’ short stories were included on The Atlantic’s ‘Best Book I read this year’ list. Read the full review here http://www.theatlantic.com/entertainment/archive/2014/12/the-best-book-i-read-this-year/383581/ Matt Rader’s first short story collection which [...]

Kayla Czaga at the Victoria Writers Festival

Posted by admin on November 4, 2014 at 3:53 pm

Kayla Czaga, who has just released her debut poetry collection with Nightwood Editions – For Your Safety Please Hold On – will be taking part in a reading / new poets panel at the Victoria Writers Festival this weekend! The event, which has been titled “For Your Safety Please Hold On” after Kayla’s book, will [...]