Entries by biblioasis

ON CLASS and 1934 shortlisted for the Speakers Book Award!

We’re pleased to share that two of our titles, On Class by Deborah Dundas and 1934: The Chatham Coloured All-Stars’ Barrier-Breaking Year by Heidi LM Jacobs, are both on the shortlist for the 2024 Speaker’s Book Award! The shortlist was announced this morning on July 12, 2024, and you can view the finalists here. Promoting Ontario’s literary […]

COCKTAIL wins the 27th Danuta Gleed Literary Award!

Today at 12 PM ET, Cocktail by Lisa Alward won the Writers’ Union of Canada 2023 Danuta Gleed Literary Award! Cocktail was published in September 2023 by Biblioasis. You can read the full winner’s announcement here.  The 2023 Danuta Gleed Literary Award jury members Danila Botha, paulo da costa, and Souvankham Thammavongsa on Cocktail: “Lisa Alward’s […]

Media Hits: THE FUTURE, BARFLY, COCKTAIL, and more!

IN THE NEWS! THE FUTURE The Future by Catherine Leroux, translated by Susan Ouriou (Sep 5, 2024), was reviewed in Alberta Views! The review was published online on May 31, and is available to read here. Reviewer C. S. Wiesenthal writes, “While the setting of The Future is indeed dystopian—a ruined and toxic Fort Détroit—the story […]