news-iconHarry Posner will be launching his newest novella — Peggy Lee’s Delicious Lips — on Wednesday, December 4th, 7-9 P.M. at Houndstooth Cafe Bar, 818 College St, Toronto, as part of Quattro Books annual release event.

Phil M. Cohen’s novel Nick Bones Underground is being released on November 30.  Check out the book one reader called, “a rollicking rabbinic roller coaster ride through a dystopian futuristic world”  Available on Amazon

Sharon Frayne recently placed second in the Stratford Writers Festival Short Story Contest with “Twelve Stops to Airport,” a gritty tale set on the Atlanta Georgia Subway. She was also the 2019 YA Winner of the Muskoka Novel Marathon with A Chain of Broken Hearts.

Contributor VJ Hamilton has won the Chapter Book category of CANSCAIP (Canadian Society of Authors, Illustrators and Performers) & Writers Union of Canada 2019 Writing for Children Competition, while CL editor and publisher Nancy Kay Clark snagged a Finalist spot in the Middle Grade category.

Contributor Karen Schauber has announced the publication of her anthology, The Group of Seven Reimagined: Contemporary Stories Inspired by Historic Canadian Paintings (Heritage House), which will be release in October 2019.

Phyllis Humby, Frank T. Sikora, Michael Joll and Nancy Kay Clark are among those collaborating in the upcoming publication of a new short story anthology called Our Plan to Save the World. Read about the anthology on Phyllis’ blog.

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  1. Mitchell Toews

    “Read and vote for Mitchell’s story here.” Thx NKC! I died on Deathmatch. A noble death, but still – I’m out. Kinda like Francis Macomber, it felt good to take myself out of my comfort zone and write in a different style. Also, meeting my alter-ego, “Arlo” was interesting! He may return, to speak his foul-mouthed truth. Cheers – m

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