Meet the GGBooks Winners!

>>From the Governor General’s Literary Awards Discover this year’s winning GGBooks! 14 must-reads 7 amazing categories 2 official languages Meet the authors, illustrators & translators who make it all happen! ​On December 1st and 2nd, join us for special readings with the 2015 winners. If you’re in the Ottawa region, come in person! If you’re elsewhere in Canada, find … Read more

Rita Davies Appointed Chair of the Ontario Arts Council

>>From the Ontario Arts Council Rita Davies Appointed Chair of the Ontario Arts Council Toronto, September 9, 2015 – Rita Davies has been appointed Chair of the Ontario Arts Council (OAC), following her nomination by the Government of Ontario. “We are delighted with the appointment of Rita Davies as Chair,” said Peter Caldwell, OAC Director … Read more

Book Summit 2015 – The Story at the Centre: Making, Marketing and Managing our Content

On June 25th at beautiful Harbourfront Centre in downtown Toronto, professionals from across the publishing industry gathered for Book Summit 2015—throughout the day, we shared a round of engaging conversations about contemporary trends in book publishing. Our conference hashtag, #bksummit15, started trending early on, garnering some nice shout-outs (thanks Quill and Quire!).   Full house … Read more

Celebrate your freedom to read!

What: Read. Write. Speak. Free expression champions on self-censorship, libel law and access to information When: Wednesday, Feburary 25 at 7:30 p.m. (door at 7:00) Where: Supermarket, 268 Augusta Avenue, Toronto Who: Brian MacLeod Rogers and Paula Todd, plus winners of free expression awards from the Canadian Library Association and The Writers’ Union of Canada Why: … Read more