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December 18, 2013

Andrew Faulkner’s Need Machine showed up on Maisonneuve's Best Books of 2013 list, selected by author Suzannah Showler:

November 8, 2013

Sarah Liss visited the Art Gallery of Mississauga to discuss the life of the late Will Munro, and her book Army of Lovers: A Community History of Will Munro:

David O'Meara and Ottawa-based group the HILOTRONS have recorded Sing Song, an album inspired by David's recent poetry collection A Pretty Sight. The result is a beautiful and unique auditory experience, now available for purchase exclusively on the Coach House website.

We understand how these things go: You visited our booth at the AWP Conference in Seattle this year, you picked up our activity book — you even downloaded our free sampler — but you had to make some tough decisions about which books you were going to take home with you.

Since we know it can be hard to pick up all the books you desire at the AWP Book Fair, we want to help you live a life without regrets: for the next two weeks (until March 17, 2014), all our titles are 30% off!

It's the McConaissance and we're just living in it. In the afterglow of Matthew McConaughey's Best Actor win at the 2014 Oscars, let us be your hero now (rather than in 10 years from now) and give you a 25% discount on Spencer Gordon's Cosmo, so you can accompany the actor as he descends into a surreal desert of the soul in 'Journey to the Centre of Something.'

February 19, 2014 – Tamara Faith Berger's titilating coming-of-age novel, Maidenhead, received a nod in the Irish Times as a work that has 'contributed strongly to literature of the body, gender and sexuality.'

If you're a U.S. resident, you can enter to win one of ten advance reading copies of André Alexis's new novel, Pastoral, on Goodreads. This contest runs from February 24 to March 7—enter now!

We're showcasing the Coach House flash with titles from André Alexis, Sina Queyras, Brecken Hancock, Jen Currin, Élise Turcotte and Harry Karlinsky.

Cover Image of In Love With Art

February 19, 2014 – Jeet Heer's book In Love with Art: Françoise Mouly's Adventures in Comics with Art Spiegelman has been shortlisted for the 2014 University of Saskatchewan College of Arts & Science and Library Non-Fiction Award, one of the categories in the Saskatchewan Book Awards.

Coach House Books is putting the 'CH' in 'Kaffeeklatsch' this year. Starting in February, our coffee room will host a monthly Coach House Kaffeeklatsch! Not so much writers' workshops (there are already plenty of excellent writing workshops in Toronto) but talks and conversations with publishers and authors about the more practical aspects of being a writer and working in book publishing.