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On November 3rd, the Ottawa Arts Council's On View series welcomed Coach House poets Brecken Hancock and David O'Meara into the literary spotlight, calling Broom Broom 'a bubbling, scalding force of poetry.' 

Recently, Jon Chan Simpson sat down with Book Vacuum to talk about his debut novel, Chinkstar. Listen here.

André Alexis, the man behind this year's Giller-winning Fifteen Dogs, sat down with CBC Books to talk about the books that changed his life: what shaped his writing, what changed the way he reads, what gets better with age.

Howard Akler's beautiful and moving essay about consciousness, patrimony and writing, Men of Action, has made the New York Times' 2015 Holiday Gift Guide!

Alexis chats with host Alan Neal about his Rogers Writers' Trust and Giller-winning novel, Fifteen Dogs.

The shortlist for the 2015 Speaker's Book Award has been announced, and The Ward has made the cut!

Hosted by the Legislative Assembly of Ontario, the Speaker's Book Award recognizes works by Ontario authors that reflects the diverse culture and rich history of the province and of its residents. The winner will be announced in March 2016.