HarperCollins hosts charity “moving sale” at Word on the Street  [LINK]
Packing for a move, especially if you have shelves full of books, is always a tough job. But imagine what that experience must be like for a publisher. [Read More]
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Word on the Street Festival – Lethbridge  [LINK]
Word on the Street connects communities across the country in a national celebration of literacy, storytelling, and the literary arts for the 7th year in a row. This signature event in southern Alberta presents established and emerging authors, storytellers, informative panel discussions, demonstrat... [Read More]
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Joseph Kertes to receive 2017 Harbourfront Festival Prize  [LINK]
Author and educator Joseph Kertes has been honoured with this year's $10,000 Harbourfront Festival Prize. [Read More]
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Tintin is a girl and 'probably asexual', French philosopher claims  [LINK]
Blistering barnacles! Vincent Cespedes says he stumbled on the idea when re-reading the comic book series to his children [Read More]
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Ask the Editor: Writing Dialogue  [LINK]
Editor Betty Kelly Sargent answers writing questions submitted by readers. This month, she explores writing convincing dialogue. [Read More]
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The Business of Making E-books Free  [LINK]
A partnership between MIT Press and the Internet Archive is digitizing important books from the press’s backlist and making them available to library patrons for free. [Read More]
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Goodreads Marks 10 Years of Supporting Books  [LINK]
Ten years after its founding and four after its acquisition by Amazon, the online social reading, marketing, and book discovery site has grown into one of the most influential bookish communities on the web. [Read More]
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Bargain Books in the Digital Age  [LINK]
The rebound in print sales has helped stabilize the remainder market. [Read More]
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Cory Doctorow, Sylvain Neuvel tapped for Black Mirror books  [LINK]
Canadian authors Cory Doctorow and Sylvain Neuvel will join U.K. author Claire North in adapting the popular Black Mirror TV series into one of three story anthologies forthcoming from Penguin Random House. [Read More]
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Margaret Atwood’s year just keeps getting better, will receive PEN lifetime achievement award  [LINK]
Margaret Atwood has been named winner of the PEN Center USA's Lifetime Achievement Award, her second lifetime achievement award this year. [Read More]
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