- In honour of Canada Day, many of you enjoyed this post on nine great Canadian contemporary writers by Coach House’s editor/rainmaker Alana Wilcox.
- Speaking of Canada Day, if you haven’t already, test your literary knowledge with this CanLit quiz on CBC Books.
- For anyone who likes to read history, biography, science and other non-fiction books: The Guardian on why the best non-fiction is coming out of university presses (and not trade publishers).
- Major congratulations to PQL authors Jeet Heer, Bruce McDougall, Marika Deliyannides and Bruce Meyer for placing in the Foreword IndieFab Book of the Year Awards. You guys rock!
- And finally, there’s still time to enter Matrix Magazine’s Lit POP writing contest! Find out how you can enter here.