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Recent News

Celebrating our clients’ success is one of the most joyful parts of our work. These are some of the highlights in recent days.

Media

Neil Pasricha, New York Times bestselling author of The Book of Awesome, speaks with The Globe & Mail.

December 29, 2017

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The Clothesline Swing by Ahmad Danny Ramadan included among The Toronto Star‘s Top 10 Books of 2017.

December 28, 2017

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Carla Longhurst and Peter Miller, co-authors of Giveback Economy, deliver fascinating interview with AM640 Toronto.

December 20, 2017

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A World Without Whom author and former Buzzfeed Global Copy Chief Emma J. Favilla publishes op-ed on the nature of digital punctuation in The Globe & Mail.

December 19, 2017

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CBC Books invites Evany Rosen to speak about her hilarious debut, What I Think Happened.

December 15, 2017

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Vancouver Poet Laureate Rachel Rose discusses The Dog Lover Unit on Breakfast Television Vancouver.

December 14, 2017

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The Good Lands featured in The Toronto Star’s 2017 holiday gift guide.

December 12, 2017

Events

Paulina Cameron launches Canada 150 Women in Vancouver.

December 7, 2017

ZG News

ZG Communications Manager, Megan Jones, launches debut poetry collection Normal Women in Vancouver.

November 24, 2017

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Acclaimed Indigenous artist and author Michael Yahgulanaas speaks with CBC q about The War of the Blink.

November 23, 2017

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The Globe and Mail interviews author and psychotherapist Marie de Hennezel about A Frenchwoman’s Guide to Sex After Sixty.

November 22, 2017

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CBC The Next Chapter features Dirty Kids by Chris Urquhart.

November 22, 2017

Events

Travis Lupick shares a reading from Fighting For Space to a full house during his Vancouver launch event.

November 16, 2017

Events

Paulina Cameron shares Canada 150 Women with Prime Minister Justin Trudeau.

November 15, 2017

Events

Thom Henley embarks on Northern BC tour for Raven Walks Around the World.

November 11, 2017

Events

Discourse Media launches $1 million investment campaign in Vancouver and Toronto.

November 8, 2017

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Chasing Smoke by Aaron Williams lands #1 on BC Bestsellers List for 3 weeks in a row (and counting).

October 31, 2017

Events

Vancouver Writers Fest celebrates 30th Anniversary with line-up of 95+ events.

October 25, 2017

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Discourse Media launches pre-pledge Frontfundr campaign as part of $1 million investment push.

October 24, 2017

Awards

Island of the Blue Foxes longlisted for BC National Award for Canadian Non-Fiction.

October 15, 2017

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Robert I. Sutton speaks about The Asshole Survival Guide with CTV’s The Social.

October 7, 2017

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Marc Maron speaks with CBC Q about Waiting for the Punch

October 5, 2017

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Evany Rosen speaks with The Toronto Star about What I Think Happened.

October 2, 2017

Reviews

No Refuge for Women gets starred review in Library Journal.

October 1, 2017

ZG News

Megan presents from forthcoming poetry chapbook during Word Vancouver.

September 30, 2017

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Kate Bird speaks with Vancouver Magazine about City on Edge.

September 30, 2017

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Joe Calendino speaks with Global News National about To Hell and Back.

September 28, 2017

Events

Salman Rushdie speaks to 1300 during our client Vancouver Writers Fest’s sold-out special event.

September 28, 2017

Reviews

Starred review of Hummingbird by Tristan Hughes in Quill and Quire.

September 27, 2017

Media

The Asshole Survival Guide graces the front cover of The National Post.

September 25, 2017

ZG News

Zoe pens travel feature on Hi Lo Hotel Portland for Montecristo.

September 10, 2017

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Be Feel Think Do author Anne Berube stars in Huffington Post video series.

September 6, 2017

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Geoff Dembicki, author of Are We Screwed?, gives interview with CBC Books.

August 29, 2017

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CBC Books includes What I Think Happened and Dirty Kids among “Canadian Nonfiction to Watch” list.

August 25, 2017

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Chatelaine includes No Refuge for Women and The Book of Separation in “Best Fall Reads” list.

August 28, 2017

Events

Vancouver Writers Fest unveils 30th Anniversary Program Guide featuring events with Anne Cleeves, Margaret Atwood and more.

August 19, 2017

ZG News

ZG becomes Certified B Corporation!

August 16, 2017

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Are We Screwed? Author Geoff Dembicki pens op-ed for The Guardian.

August 13, 2017

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Author Laurie Gelman speaks with The Globe and Mail about Class Mom.

August 4, 2017

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Taking Charge of Cancer author Dr. David Palma speaks with The Toronto Star.

July 31, 2017

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“Our Democracy is Showing its Age.” iPolitics shares an excerpt from Reflections of Canada.

July 25, 2017

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“I have a small pink bear companion named Ted.” Author Kimberley Tait completes Open Book Toronto’s ‘Dirty Dozen’ challenge.

July 15, 2017

Reviews

The Toronto Star reviews The Clothesline Swing by Ahmad Danny Ramadan.

July 14, 2017

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“I Spent Three Years Living with Runaway Rainbow Children.” Chris Urquhart shares an excerpt from Dirty Kids with VICE.

July 13, 2017

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“Two publishing industry veterans launch internationally minded press.” Quill & Quire profiles Locarno Press.

July 11, 2017

Events

Vancouver Writers Fest announces Special Events with Jennifer Egan, Salman Rushdie, Romeo Dallaire, and more.

July 10, 2017

ZG News

Company principle Zoe Grams presents during UBC Creative Writing Program “Practice, Purpose, Passion” Workshop.

July 9, 2017

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Reflections of Canada editor Philippe Tortell speaks with CBC Quirks and Quarks.

July 1, 2017

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Flight Checks authors Jim and Charlie Shepard share writing tips with Canadian Family.

June 30, 2017

Reviews

“A more nuanced look at the country.” The Georgia Straight reviews Reflections of Canada.

June 26, 2017

Events

The Vancouver Writers Fest hosts award-winning author Naomi Klein in a sold-out Special Event.

June 24, 2017

ZG News

Principal Zoe Grams presents during SaskBook’s 2017 Annual General Meeting & Conference in Saskatoon.

June 14, 2017

Events

Author Grant Lawrence speaks with NOW Toronto about Dirty Windshields.

June 13, 2017

Events

Author Danny Ramadan gives prestigious June Callwood Lecture at Toronto Public Library.

June 9, 2017

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“His fullest, most important book.” The Toronto Star reviews Cory Doctorow’s Walkaway.

June 9, 2017

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Bestselling author Chevy Stevens speaks with The New Family Podcast

June 5, 2017

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Dr. Bertil Marklund shares insights from The Nordic Guide to Living 10 Years Longer with ZOOMER Magazine.

June 1, 2017

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You Got This author Ivan Joseph speaks to CTV’s The Social.

May 25, 2017

ZG News

Principal Zoe Grams pens an evocative profile for MONTECRISTO Magazine.

May 23, 2017

Events

Cory Doctorow visits Vancouver as part of ZG-marketed Canadian tour.

May 17, 2017

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Peter Gajdics shares an excerpt from his memoir The Inheritance of Shame with VICE News.

May 17, 2017

Events

Author Peter Gajdics headlines events in California and Washington as part of ZG-organized tour.

May 20, 2017

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Fake Plastic Love author Kimberley Tait speaks with VITA Daily.

May 17, 2017

Events

Grant Lawrence launches Dirty Windshields with a sold-out show at the Commodore Ballroom in Vancouver.

May 13, 2017

Reviews

“Fantastical, violent and tender.” The Globe and Mail reviews The Clothesline Swing.

May 12, 2017

Media

How Emotions Are Made author Lisa Feldman Barrett speaks with CBC’s The Current.

May 11, 2017

ZG News

Communications Manager Megan Jones publishes a new poem in PRISM International.

May 4, 2017

Awards

Wade Davis: Photographs wins prestigious George Ryga Award for Social Awareness.

May 11, 2017

ZG News

We attend the 2017 London Book Fair in London, England.

March 14, 2017

Media

FLARE reviews The Nordic Guide to Living 10 Years Longer.

May 2, 2017

Awards

ZG-marketed books are nominated for five awards at the 2017 BC Book Prizes.

April 20, 2017

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“Alternative activism spiced up.” The Vancouver Sun features Verses Festival of Words.

April 17, 2017