'[Christian] Bök,' says the Quill & Quire, 'is not just any writer, and his latest project makes [Griffin award-winning] Eunoia look like a children's nursery rhyme.'

On Sept. 21st, André Alexis sat down with Shelagh Rogers on The Next Chapter to talk about how he wrote Fifteen Dogs.

September 9, 2015 – We're howling with delight over the announcement that André Alexis's Fifteen Dogs is on the 2015 Giller Prize longlist!

Our congratulations to André and the other eleven longlisted authors and their publishers.

In a recent feature in Cosmopolitan, 'I Got a Professional Vagina Massage in Hopes of a Better Sex Life,' Sarah Ratchford writes about her own experience with Yoni massage, one form of spiritual sex therapy examined by Sarah Barmak, author of Spring 2015's Closer: Notes from the Frontier of the Female Orgasm.

The Department of English at Simon Fraser University has proudly announced this year's Ellen and Warren Tallman Writer in Residence, poet Jordan Scott, author of Silt, blert and Decomp, co-authoured with Stephen Collis.

To celebrate our 50th anniversary, we've made these fabulous canvas bags, complete with Coach House pressmark and laneway poem by bpNichol. With two sides for two sartorial moods, these tote bags are the must-have literary arm candy of the back-to-school season. They're just $10 each!

To celebrate our 50th anniversary we've produced a little radio doc to let you hear the voices behind the books. Take a listen!




The Toronto Book Award has announced the 2015 Finalists, and André Alexis's Fifteen Dogs has made the list!

André is in some fine company: Margaret Atwood, Kathryn Kuitenbrouwer, Bruce McDougall and Emily St. John Mandel also made the list. The award 'honours authors of books of literary or artistic merit that are evocative of Toronto,' and the recognition carries a $15,000 prize.

Globe and Mail reviewer Carleigh Baker calls Jon Chan Simpson's debut novel, Chinkstar, "a fresh and totally badass exploration of history, language and cultural truthiness."