News and readings

Upcoming Events

Saturday August 12, 2017 at 7:00 PM

Les Cedres, QC

Evening of Poetry Under the Stars

Parc Nature les Forestiers (1677 chemin Saint-Dominique)

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Make some smores and get cozy!
Louise Carson will be reading with other poets around the campfire for this Library of Saint-Lazarre event.

Louise Carson is the author of A Clearing and Executor

Sunday January 7, 2018 at 7:30 PM

Hamilton, ON

The Lit Live Reading Series

The Staircase (27 Dundurn St. N)

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Join us and Emily Izsak for The Lit Live Reading Series, which happens on the first sunday of every month at The Staircase.

Emily Izsak is the author of Whistle Stops: A Locomotive Serial Poem


The Back Channels by Jennifer Houle wins the J.M. Abraham Poetry Award

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The 2017 East Coast Literary Awards announce Jennifer Houle as winner of the J.M. Abraham Poetry Award for her debut collection, The Back Channels.

Can’t Lit Podcast with Tenille K. Campbell, May 29, 2017

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Hosts Dina and Daniel sit down and have a fun chat about writing life, sex, desires, and culture in Tenille K. Campbell's new poetry book #IndianLovePoems. Visit the full site at

Behold Things Beautiful on The New Quarterley

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Sivan Slapak at The New Quarterlery features Behold Things Beautiful by Cora Siré in "Who's Reading What for Issue 147". Check out the full posting at:

The Emergence of Lyme disease in Canada

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Winnipeg Public Library Invites Applications for the Position of Writer-in-Residence for 2017-18

We welcome interested Signature authors to apply!

Application deadline: Monday, June 12, 2017

For more information, please go to:

Highlights from past events

May 23, 2017

Join us at Bolen Books to celebrate the launch of Cityscapes in Mating Season by Lise Gaston!

January 20, 2017

Lexicon Books will be hosting three Nova Scotian authors in an evening of Fiction. C.S. Reardon will be debuting her new and novel The Spanish Boy.

C.S. Reardon launched her debut novel The Spanish Boy. There was a very illuminating Q & A afterwards as well.

C.S. Reardon launched her debut novel The Spanish Boy. There was a very illuminating Q & A afterwards as well.

November 21, 2016

Signature Editions wants to invite you to celebrate the publication of two new novels with Cora Siré and Endre Farkas. This joint book launch will be at The Central Bar in Toronto.

Cora Siré launches her new novel, Behold Things Beautiful. Endre Farkas launches his new novel, Never, Again.
There is no admission fee and this event will include a short reading from both authors.