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Adèle Barclay shortlisted for the Dorothy Livesay Poetry Prize

Posted by admin on March 7, 2017 at 5:04 pm

Congratulations to Vancouver poet Adèle Barclay, whose debut poetry collection, If I Were in a Cage I’d Reach Out for You, has been shortlisted for the Dorothy Livesay Poetry Prize! Barclay’s collection has been previously shortlisted for the 2015 Robert Kroetsch Award for Innovative Poetry, and received the 2016 LitPop Awards for Poetry and the [...]

Nightwood Editions Poet Wins International Award!

Posted by admin on August 2, 2016 at 1:49 pm

Vancouver poet Raoul Fernandes‘ debut poetry collection, Transmitter and Receiver (Nightwood Editions, 2015), has been named the winner of the 2016 Debut-litzer Prize in Poetry! The Late Night Library’s Debut-litzer Prize is an international award that celebrates debut books through an annual competition with cash prizes and national media publicity. Transmitter and Receiver was also the winner [...]

Congratulations to Raoul Fernandes!

Posted by admin on May 3, 2016 at 5:13 pm

Vancouver author Raoul Fernandes’ debut poetry collection, Transmitter and Receiver, has won the 2016 Dorothy Livesay Poetry Prize! The prize is awarded to the BC author of the best work of poetry, published in the preceding year. Transmitter and Receiver was also shortlisted for the League of Canadian Poets’ Gerald Lampert Memorial Award, which recognizes [...]

Authors for Indies Day

Posted by admin on April 28, 2016 at 7:56 pm

Saturday, April 30th is Authors for Indies Day, a national event where authors show their love for independent bookstores by volunteering as guest booksellers. Across the country, authors will be chatting to customers, recommending books and thanking book buyers for the support that they provide to their communities by shopping at indie bookstores. More information and [...]