brethFront Cover
breth
By bill bissett

breth presents both new and selected poems from legendary Canadian sound, visual, and performance poet bill bissett. bissett’s innovations have shaped poetry, music, painting, and publishing and have stimulated, provoked, influenced, shocked, and delighted audiences for half a century. This new collection, bissett writes, “shows sew manee threds thru poetree…


$29.95 | 544 pages | Pub. Date: 2019
6 W × 9 H × 1.5 D inches
Poetry | Frontlist | Bisac: LCO006000
ISBN 13: 9781772012262 | Rights: WORLD

Chile Con Carne and Other Early WorksFront Cover
Chile Con Carne and Other Early Works
By Carmen Aguirre

With perceptive, unflinching wit, these three early plays from award-winning Chilean Canadian writer Carmen Aguirre document the hardships, horrors, and heartache of exile, revealing the far-reaching effects of dictatorial violence and terror. Highlighting the fresh perspective refugees bring to North American society, Chile Con Carne and Other Early Works also…


$19.95 | 224 pages | Pub. Date: 2019
5.5 W × 8.5 H × 1 D inches
Drama | Frontlist | Bisac: DRA013000
ISBN 13: 9781772012286 | Rights: WORLD

Cottagers and IndiansFront Cover
Cottagers and Indians
By Drew Hayden Taylor

Cottagers and Indians explores the politics and issues surrounding a real-life event still occurring in the Kawartha Lakes region of Central Ontario. An Indigenous man, Arthur Copper, has taken it upon himself to repopulate the nearby lakes with wild rice, known amongst the Anishnawbe as Manoomin, much to the disapproval…


$16.95 | 96 pages | Pub. Date: 2019
5.5 W × 8.5 H × .75 D inches
Drama | Frontlist | Bisac: DRA013000
ISBN 13: 9781772012309 | Rights: WORLD

Eight TrackFront Cover
Eight Track
By Oana Avasilichioaei

Poet and intermedia artist Oana Avasilichioaei’s Eight Track is a transliterary exploration of traces. Sound recordings, surveillance cameras, desert geoglyphs, drone operators, refugee interviews, animal imprints, and audio signals manifest moments of inspired wonder, systems of power, slippages, debris. In “the great era of seeing” when the boundary between tracking…


$19.95 | 208 pages | Pub. Date: 2019
6 W × 7.75 H × 1 D inches
Poetry | Frontlist | Bisac: POE011000
ISBN 13: 9781772012385 | Rights: WORLD

FlowFront Cover
Flow
By Roy Miki
Edited by Michael Barnholden

Flow collects all of Governor General’s Award winner Roy Miki’s books of poetry – saving face, random access file, Surrender, There, and Mannequin Rising – with a substantial new, previously unpublished work, Cloudy and Clear, and numerous full-colour photographs and photocollages. This definitive edition of Miki’s poetic work includes a…


$49.95 | 640 pages | Pub. Date: 2018
6 W × 9 H × 2 D inches
Poetry | Frontlist | Bisac: POE011000
ISBN 13: 9781772012101 | Rights: WORLD

I Saw Three ShipsFront Cover
I Saw Three Ships
By Bill Richardson

“By June, Philip’s view of English Bay, what’s left of it, will be utterly gone. It was always going to happen. For years now, it’s been getting harder and harder to see what’s out there. For years now, it’s been getting harder and harder to know what to do.” Eight…


$16.95 | 264 pages | Pub. Date: 2019
5.5 W × 8.5 H × 1 D inches
Fiction | featured | Bisac: FIC029000
ISBN 13: 9781772012330 | Rights: WORLD

It’s a Big Deal!Front Cover
It’s a Big Deal!
By Dina Del Bucchia

So many things seem like a BIG DEAL: fashionable clothes, food trends for healthfulness and coolness, personal turmoils, what someone else just said, the ever-charged political landscape, Instagram posts, extinct megafauna, avocado toast … the list could – and does – go on and on. Quirky, wry, sensitive, bitchy, and…


$16.95 | 128 pages | Pub. Date: 2019
6 W × 9 H × .75 D inches
Poetry | Frontlist | Bisac: POE011000
ISBN 13: 9781772012255 | Rights: WORLD

JUST LIKE I LIKE ITFront Cover
JUST LIKE I LIKE IT
By Danielle LaFrance

In JUST LIKE I LIKE IT, Danielle LaFrance combines poetry and autotheory as a means of targeting ideological infatuation, spilling into an obsession with ideological abolishment. JUST LIKE I LIKE IT searches for ways to kill and abolish “it,” seeking means to get it done right, even when attempted slowly…


$16.95 | 160 pages | Pub. Date: 2019
9 W × 6 H × .75 D inches
Poetry | Frontlist | Bisac: POE024000
ISBN 13: 9781772012347 | Rights: WORLD

KamloopaFront Cover
Kamloopa
By Kim Senklip Harvey

TIME: All. SPACE: The Multiverse. Come along for the ride to Kamloopa, the largest Powwow on the West Coast. This high-energy Indigenous matriarchal story follows two urban Indigenous sisters and a lawless Trickster who face our world head-on as they come to terms with what it means to honour who…


$16.95 | 112 pages | Pub. Date: 2019
5.5 W × 8.5 H × .75 D inches
Drama | Frontlist | Bisac: DRA013000
ISBN 13: 9781772012422 | Rights: WORLD

My Favourite CrimeFront Cover
My Favourite Crime
By Deni Ellis Béchard

A collection of essays that are at once personal and political, covering a variety of topics, ranging from the author‘s tumultuous relationship with his criminal father and the ways writing can help us transform our own understanding to long-form journalistic dispatches from around the globe.


$24.95 | 232 pages | Pub. Date: 2019
5.5 W × 8.5 H × 1.25 D inches
Non-Fiction | Frontlist | Bisac: BIO024000
ISBN 13: 9781772012323 | Rights: WORLD

My Heart Is a Rose ManhattanFront Cover
My Heart Is a Rose Manhattan
By Nikki Reimer

My Heart Is a Rose Manhattan is a darkly humorous book about grief and isolation. Cutting yet tender, sorrowful yet angry, these poems touch on death and loss, architecture, alcohol, horse statues, and catalogues of life. Addicted to social media and simultaneously well-versed in feminist theory, My Heart Is a…


$16.95 | 112 pages | Pub. Date: 2019
5.5 W × 9 H × 1 D inches
Poetry | Frontlist | Bisac: POE011000
ISBN 13: 9781772012248 | Rights: WORLD

No White Picket FenceFront Cover
No White Picket Fence
By Robin Whittaker & Sue McKenzie-Mohr

A powerful verbatim play about young women’s resilience through foster care, No White Picket Fence is drawn from a research project involving in-depth interviews.


$16.95 | 96 pages | Pub. Date: 2019
5.5 W × 8.5 H × .75 D inches
Drama | Frontlist | Bisac: DRA013000
ISBN 13: 9781772012415 | Rights: WORLD

People Live HereFront Cover
People Live Here
By George F. Walker

People Live Here is a collection of three exciting new plays by George F. Walker, Canada’s king of black comedy and a winner of two Governor General’s Literary Awards for Drama. The Chance, Her Inside Life, and Kill the Poor complete the the author’s Parkdale Palace trilogy of plays that deal with issues of social justice and ally heart, humour, and a contemporary reflection on human inequalities.


$24.95 | 224 pages | Pub. Date: 2019
5.5 W × 8.5 H × 1.5 D inches
Drama | Frontlist | Bisac: DRA013000
ISBN 13: 9781772012392 | Rights: WORLD

PERFACTFront Cover
PERFACT
By Nicole Raziya Fong

“Part treatise on phenomenology, part theatrical score on ontology, part billet-doux to poetry itself” (Divya Victor), PEЯFACT is a three-part series of poems interrogating the nature of experience, language, trauma, and identity. This moving, philosophical debut, whose influences range from Antonin Artaud and Simone Weil to Gertrude Stein and George…


$16.95 | 112 pages | Pub. Date: 2019
5.5 W × 8.5 H × .75 D inches
Poetry | Frontlist | Bisac: POE011000
ISBN 13: 9781772012279 | Rights: WORLD

Pots and Other Living BeingsFront Cover
Pots and Other Living Beings
By annie ross

Pots and Other Living Beings is made up of poems with paired photographs, each describing an aspect of living in the postmodern, neoliberal age, with its promised and failed utopia, ruin, and dispossessions.


$19.95 | 208 pages | Pub. Date: 2019
9 W × 6 H × 1 D inches
Poetry | Frontlist | Bisac: POE023040
ISBN 13: 9781772012361 | Rights: WORLD

RedpatchFront Cover
Redpatch
By Sean Harris Oliver & Raes Calvert

Private Jonathan Woodrow is a young Indigenous soldier fighting on the Western Front during World War I. Thanks to his experience in hunting and wilderness survival, he quickly becomes one of the 1st Canadian Division’s most feared trench raiders. But as the war and the fighting stretch on with no…


$19.95 | 176 pages | Pub. Date: 2019
6 W × 9 H × .75 D inches
Drama | Frontlist | Bisac: DRA013000
ISBN 13: 9781772012293 | Rights: WORLD

Rite of PassageFront Cover
Rite of Passage
By Michel Tremblay
Translated by Linda Gaboriau

At the crossroads that lead to the end of childhood, Nana faces the hectic passage of her adolescence and the new responsibilities that fall on her shoulders when her grandmother Josephine approaches death. In parallel, Nina’s rebellious mother Maria, back in Montreal, languishes, torn between conflicting desires.


$16.95 | 208 pages | Pub. Date: 2019
5.5 W × 8.5 H × 1.5 D inches
Fiction | Frontlist | Bisac: FIC043000
ISBN 13: 9781772012354 | Rights: WORLD

SynapsesFront Cover
Synapses
By Simon Brousseau
Translated by Pablo Strauss

Short-listed 2019 Governor General's Award for Translation

Synapses depicts a vast society of differing psyches, all unique, idiosyncratic, and interconnected. Simon Brousseau’s beautifully crafted literary snapshots, each written in a single, stylistically accomplished sentence and featuring a different character, will linger with readers. Synapses will integrate into your own neural pathways, inviting you to join the network…


$16.95 | 128 pages | Pub. Date: 2019
5 W × 8 H × 1 D inches
Fiction | Frontlist | Bisac: FIC019000
ISBN 13: 9781772012231 | Rights: WORLD

Taking MeasuresFront Cover
Taking Measures
By George Bowering
Edited by Stephen Collis

Taking Measures collects the major serial poems of Canada’s inaugural Poet Laureate, George Bowering, including work from each of the last six decades. Here is Bowering at his experimental and irreverent best.


$49.95 | 656 pages | Pub. Date: 2019
6 W × 9 H × 2.5 D inches
Poetry | Frontlist | Bisac: LCO006000
ISBN 13: 9781772012378 | Rights: WORLD

The Great HappinessFront Cover
The Great Happiness
By M.A.C. Farrant

A delightful collection of seventy miniature fictions and comics riffing on the theme of happiness, The Great Happiness offers a series of lively antidotes to the current climate of doom. Some of the book’s miniatures are narratives with a twist, others are imaginative flights, such as the recently dead experimental…


$14.95 | 128 pages | Pub. Date: 2019
5 W × 8.5 H × .75 D inches
Fiction | Frontlist | Bisac: FIC029000
ISBN 13: 9781772012217 | Rights: WORLD

The LivingFront Cover
The Living
By Colleen Wagner

The Living is a powerful and unsettling documentary play by Colleen Wagner, author of the Governor General’s Literary Award–winning play The Monument. It is inspired by the actual stories of women and girls who survived trauma in post-conflict zones like Rwanda and Uganda. The Living examines the lives of victims…


$18.95 | 160 pages | Pub. Date: 2019
5.5 W × 8.5 H × .5 D inches
Drama | Frontlist | Bisac: DRA011000
ISBN 13: 9781772012316 | Rights: WORLD

The Weight of SnowFront Cover
The Weight of Snow
By Christian Guay-Poliquin
Translated by David Homel

A badly injured man. A nationwide power failure. A village buried in snow. A desperate struggle for survival. These are the ingredients of The Weight of Snow, Christian Guay-Poliquin’s riveting new novel. After surviving a major accident, the book’s protagonist is entrusted to Matthias, a taciturn old man who agrees…


$19.95 | 240 pages | Pub. Date: 2019
5.5 W × 8.5 H × 1 D inches
Fiction | Frontlist | Bisac: FIC028070
ISBN 13: 9781772012224 | Rights: WORLD