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Coach House recently added dozens of ebooks to its online catalogue. Everything from The Martyrology to Stroll. And to raise awareness of our impressive list of ebooks, we're holding an Ebook Fire(wire) Sale this February!

Dorothy Ellen Palmer recently spoke to Catherine Whitnall of Peterborough This Week about adoption, growing up in the Kawarthas, and her novel When Fenelon Falls.

'"I first came up with the idea from the caged bear in Irondale," said Ms. Palmer. "And I had always wanted to write about the Rosedale area because my family had been going up there for close to 100 years."

The popular AGO exhibit, 'Canadian Art in the 1960s and 1970s through the lens of Coach House Press,' will close in early February.

If you've been putting off a visit to the Art Gallery of Ontario to see
this dizzying display of Coach-House-produced posters and prints, you've only got until February 16. The exhibit, showcasing the work of various Canadian artists and galleries of the era has taken up residence in the Signy Eaton Gallery on the AGO's second floor since 2009.

Gail Scott recently spoke to the Montreal Gazette's Mike Boone about The Obituary and her Montreal neighbourhood, Mile End.

'You can safely buy bagels or souvlaki without encountering one, but Gail Scott says there are ghosts in Mile End.

Cheapflights Canada has included Golda Fried's Nellcott Is My Darling in the In-Flight Reading section of their Montreal Travel Guide.

Click here to read the full list!

The Crow's Theatre production of Eternal Hydra returns to Toronto's Factory Theatre for a limited engagement from January 22 until February 13. Click here to check out the trailer!

Mark Medley has posted a list of the books he is most looking forward to reading in 2011 on the National Post's Afterword blog, and Suzette Mayr's Monoceros is on it!

Jen Knoch has published a list of the best ten books she read this year on her Keeping It Real Book Club blog, and Cordelia Strube's Lemon is on it! Here's what she has to say about the book:

The sub-zero temperatures, grey days and drifts of snow that characterize January have arrived. And we at Coach House know you won't want to leave your house in January any more than is absolutely necessary. That's why we've created the 'Shipping-free Shut-in Sale.'

What does this mean? Well, friends, if you spend over $30 in our online store, we'll ship your order to you, completely free of charge! Free shipping!

Over at Karen the Small Press Librarian's blog, she's listed some Small Press Recommendations on the eve of the Eve of the New Year, with books highlighted by Doug Gordon (New Door Books, Philadelphia), Samantha Giles (Small Press Traffic, San Francisco) and Veronica Liu (Fractious Press, New York)