* USA Today reported this week on the buzz around Winnipeg writer Andrew Davidson's debut novel, The Gargoyle.To read more, see the Winnipeg Free Press website.
* Winnipeg writer Daria Salamon and Toronto publisher Key Porter Books have cooked up a contest in the weeks leading up to the launch of Salamon's first novel, The Prairie Bridesmaid.
* Four University of Winnipeg professors have collaborated on book that highlights mentoring strategies for at-risk youth.
* Two Ontario literary magazines have combined forces to "tweak the beak of that Canadian flightless bird, the Penguin," and its recent Book of Canadian Short Stories.
Monday, July 28, 2008
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