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In Other Words is the site blog for Globe Books. It is written by Peter Scowen and by guest bloggers from the literary world. In today's entry Judith Fitzgerald interviews Susan Holbrook (Joy Is So Exhausting)

The Walrus and Chatelaine love it, and so do McNally Robinson customers. Cordelia Strube's Lemon is now on the McNally Robinson bestseller list!

The Tasting Toronto bloggers were at the Edible City book launch on Sunday to listen to our panel of contributors and decorate a few cookies. Read the whole story here.

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In 2008, solar panels were installed on the rooftop of Coach House Press. And the panels provide partial power for the building.

You can keep track of how much money Coach House is saving in electricity conservation at the SolarVu Coach House site.

Of Sina Queyras (Expressway), Toronto Star books reporter Barb Carey writes 'the poet offers a glimpse of alternative visions for the future, where nature reclaims space from 'the slither of pavement.' '

Read the full story here.

On Sunday, November 15, we celebrated the launch of The Edible City with a panel discussion, a few Toronto cocktails and a cookie decorating contest at The Gladstone Hotel. Both BlogTO and Torontoist were there, and they took pictures!

Read the Torontoist article here.

Early this morning Edible City contributor Sasha Chapman visited CBC Metro Morning to talk about the book and food culture in Toronto. Click here to listen to the full interview.

Coach House poet Kate Hall (The Certainty Dream) has been touring with Johanna Skibsrud (The Sentimentalists) to promote her new book. This weekend The Kingston Whig Standard published an article about the authors and their work. Read it here.

Margaret Christakos has published a novel and seven collections of poetry, including Excessive Love Prostheses, Sooner and most recently What Stirs (Coach House, 2008). She has won the ReLit Award for Poetry and been a finalist for the Trillium Book Award and the Pat Lowther Memorial Award.