Wrapping up 2017 – Here’s what you have to look forward to!

November 1st, 2017 ‘Tis the season… for Submissions! Here’s another reminder, we’re opening our submissions season November 1st, so if you have a manuscript you think we’ll love, send it our way! We’ve written a whole blog post on this topic and what we’re looking for this year here, so go over and check that... Continue Reading →

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How to write a good blurb

Summarizing a 300+ page novel into a few paragraphs is hard and it’s not something that usually comes naturally to us novelists. It took me a lot experimentation to get good at it, but here’s how I learned to do it. I read the backs of a whole pile of books, and then I emulated... Continue Reading →

Give yourself permission to fail

If there’s one lesson in writing that I had to learn the hard way, it’s this one. When looking for ways to motivate oneself to complete a writing project, it’s common to set goals or deadlines. Daily word count goals, for example, can be a healthy way to establish a writing routine and a reasonable... Continue Reading →

‘Find’ our Books in Windsor

A while back I stumbled across a video on Facebook depicting a woman in Belgium hiding books and starting a book-themed version of Pokemon Go. I immediately wished something like that existed here and even briefly thought about putting it together myself. But, with one thing and another, I got busy and the idea faded.... Continue Reading →

Mark your Calendars!

We’ve got a lot of important dates coming up that we wanted to make you aware of. Book launches, opportunities to meet us and browse our selection, workshops, and even our submissions re-opening, we’ve got something for everyone! September 18th - Open Streets, Windsor This Sunday Windsor is closing a large stretch of road from... Continue Reading →

Our 2016 line-up has been chosen!

We're super happy to be able to say that in just a few short months, we've found what we think is an amazing line-up of new releases for 2016! Back in November 2015 when we re-opened submissions, we anticipated a flood of query letters and we weren't wrong. Thank you to each and every person... Continue Reading →

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