BookNet Canada releases benchmark study on digital publishing
Quill & Quire
While “The State of Digital Publishing in Canada 2013” confirms that digital adoption is moving quickly, BookNet Canada marketing and communications manager Joanna Karaplis says it is far from complete. The survey of more than 80 publishers indicates ...



Canada NewsWire (press release)

Simon & Schuster Canada and Gallery Books to publish Canada's most ...
Canada NewsWire (press release)
TORONTO, April 10, 2014 /CNW/ - Simon & Schuster Canada and Gallery Books are pleased to announce the acquisition of sensational designer Sarah Richardson's debut book, Sarah Style: An Inspiring Room by Room Guide to Designing Your Perfect ...

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Software Publishing in Canada Industry Market Research Report from IBISWorld ...
PR Web (press release)
The software publishing industry held steady growth in the five years to 2014. Despite a major drop in revenue in 2009, industry revenue is expected to experience 3.1% annualized growth over this period. In 2014, IBISWorld expects revenue to grow 2.8 ...

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Alive Partners with Loblaw Companies to Launch sage, Canada's Newest ...
Canada NewsWire (press release)
VANCOUVER, April 2, 2014 /CNW/ - Alive Publishing Group and Loblaw Companies Limited have joined forces to launch Canada's newest natural health magazine, sage. Beginning with the premiere issue in September 2014, sage will be available free of ...

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HarperCollins Canada Publishes Rock Star's E-book Serial
Publishers Weekly
HarperCollins Canada is publishing a multimedia serialized e-book that ventures into the Canadian rock music scene. Jay Malinowski, the frontman for the band Bedouin Soundclash, is the author and illustrator of Skull & Bones, which is being published ...



Incoming Canada Council director to focus on building audiences
Quill & Quire
While his first love is the performing arts, Brault is well-versed in writing and publishing as the author of the non-fiction title No Culture, No Future (Cormorant Books), originally published in French as Le Facteur C: L'Avenir passe par la culture ...



Health Canada slammed over drug secrecy
Toronto Star
According to Dr. David Juurlink from Sunnybrook Hospital, “These drugs harm people and in some instances they kill people. Frankly, shame on (Ottawa) for even contemplating not publishing them.” The doctor doesn't realize that in Ottawa there is no ...

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Withey: Iceland's literary output inspiring (with video)
The Province
On a recent trip to the northern European island, I spoke with a number of authors and publishers about Iceland's burgeoning lit scene, which I'd describe as small but mighty — and distinct. Unlike Canada and the U.S., there aren't literary agents in ...

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Breaking Bad's Bryan Cranston To Publish Memoir
ETCanada.com (blog)
Breaking Bad's Bryan Cranston To Publish Memoir. By ET CANADA 4/3/2014 at 9:37 PM ET. Share; Tweet · submit to reddit. Email. Getty Images. Attention Breaking Bad fans! Bryan Cranston is set to publish a memoir, publishing house Scribner announced ...

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Stover Out After OUP Canada Reorganization
Publishers Weekly
According to a report in Quill & Quire, the Canadian book trade journal, Stover's departure is the latest change in an ongoing reorganization of OUP Canada. Over the last year, the company has shuttered its trade book division and its K-12 publishing ...


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