Douglas & McIntyre

News & Events

News & Events

View Results
Sort By
Drew Hayden Taylor makes Stephen Leacock Memorial Medal Shortlist!

Drew Hayden Taylor makes Stephen Leacock Memorial Medal Shortlist!

May 2017

Take Us to Your Chief: And Other Stories, Drew Hayden Taylor’s collection of Indigenous science fiction stories, is one of the three finalists on the 2017 Leacock Medal shortlist! The Stephen Leacock Memorial Medal for Humour recognizes an outstanding contribution to Canadian literary humour writing ...

Read more >>
Wade Davis receives the 2017 George Ryga Award

Wade Davis receives the 2017 George Ryga Award

May 2017

Congratulations to Wade Davis, who has been awarded the 2017 George Ryga Award for Social Awareness in Literature for his most recent book, Wade Davis: Photographs. This stunning collection of photos, taken by Davis throughout his 40-year career as an anthropologist, provides a diverse and impressive ...

Read more >>
The Smugglers hit the stage for Dirty Windshields release

The Smugglers hit the stage for Dirty Windshields release

May 2017

“Dirty Windshields should come with a disclaimer: ‘WARNING: may induce feelings of wanderlust and the itching desire to throw a guitar case into a van and hit the road.” – Will Ferguson, Giller Prize winning author Relive the 90s grunge era this spring with Dirty Windshields: The Best and the Worst ...

Read more >>
D&M Books awarded BC Book Prizes

D&M Books awarded BC Book Prizes

May 2017

Congratulations to Jennifer Manuel, whose debut novel, The Heaviness of Things That Float, has won the Ethel Wilson Fiction Prize! This prize is awarded to the author of the best original work of literary fiction in British Columbia. In her acceptance speech, Jennifer Manuel thanked readers who took ...

Read more >>
Douglas Coupland to receive the Lieutenant Governor’s Award for Literary Excellence in BC

Douglas Coupland to receive the Lieutenant Governor’s Award for Literary Excellence in BC

April 2017

Douglas & McIntyre congratulates Vancouver author Douglas Coupland, who will be the 14th recipient of the Lieutenant Governor’s Award for Literary Excellence in BC. The Lieutenant Governor’s Award jury announced on Tuesday, April 4, that they would recognise Coupland for giving “BC literature a good ...

Read more >>
Celebrate Canada's Sesquicentennial with us!

Celebrate Canada's Sesquicentennial with us!

March 2017

On this day in 1752, the inaugural issue of Canada's first newspaper, The Halifax Gazette, was published. It was only one sheet of paper, delivered on horseback, and had a circulation of only 50-100, but carried information from back home in Britain to the people of less than 3-year-old Halifax. Canada: ...

Read more >>

D&M books shortlisted for Foreword INDIES Awards!

March 2017

D&M is excited to see four of our titles shortlisted for the 2016 Foreword INDIES Book of the Year Awards! The Book of the Year Awards were founded in 1998 by Foreword Reviews magazine and recognize the best books published annually by independent publishers, independent authors and university presses ...

Read more >>
Richard Wagamese, 1955-2017: A Great Loss

Richard Wagamese, 1955-2017: A Great Loss

March 2017

Douglas & McIntyre is very saddened to announce that the celebrated Canadian author Richard Wagamese has passed away. Wagamese was the author of 15 books, ranging from poetry to fiction to memoir to young adult literature. His most recent book, Embers, is a collection of Ojibway meditations. It is currently ...

Read more >>

D&M authors featured on BC Book Prizes shortlists

March 2017

Each year, the BC Book Prizes honour the best books published by BC authors, showcasing excellence in fiction, poetry, children's literature, non-fiction, regional awareness and BC publishing. This year's shortlists have been announced, and Douglas & McIntyre is thrilled to see our books recognised in ...

Read more >>

Grant Lawrence, Jennifer Manuel & Ann Eriksson appearing at Galiano Literary Festival

February 2017

From February 17th to 19th, local and national authors alike will be gathering at the 8th annual Galiano Literary Festival. Hosted by Galiano Island Books, this year promises a steady lineup of West Coast authors, including Grant Lawrence, whose forthcoming memoir, Dirty Windshields: The Best and the ...

Read more >>
1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 >
1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 >