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

ZG News

Iron Road West, The Woo-Woo and Murder By Milkshake all featured in Vancouver Sun‘s BC Book Round-up

October 12, 2018

ZG News

Dissident Doctor Michael Klein discusses defying the medical establishment on Face2Face

October 12, 2018

ZG News

Seven Seasons on Stowel Lake Farm‘s Chef Haidee Hart shares mouthwatering recipes on CTV’s Your Morning

October 11, 2018

ZG News

TVO runs illuminating excerpt from AI Superpowers on “humanity’s last stand” against artificial intelligence

October 10, 2018

ZG News

The Globe and Mail features Rae Congdon’s “pithy” and educational GAYBCs: A Queer Alphabet

October 9, 2018

ZG News

The Toronto Star features author Lindsay Wong about mental illness and The Woo-Woo‘s “universal insights”

October 9, 2018

ZG News

Dr. Michael Klein speaks on changing the medical status quo and Dissident Doctor at headline Toronto Library event

October 9, 2018

ZG News

A West Coast Summer #1 spot on the BC Bestsellers list after a successful Vancouver Island book tour

October 9, 2018

ZG News

Dissident Doctor author Dr. Michael Klein offers valuable insights on childbirth to The Winnipeg Free Press

October 4, 2018

ZG News

The Globe and Mail reviews Dr. Eric Kandel’s “exciting” Disordered Mind

October 4, 2018

ZG News

ZG Communications provides micro loan to Sama Sama, facilitating complete toilet solutions for Northern Ghana households

October 1, 2018

ZG News

The Toronto Star runs moving excerpt from Bella Bathurst’s Sound: A Memoir of Hearing Lost and Found

October 1, 2018

ZG News

Growing Strong Girls author Lindsay Sealey talks to The Toronto Star on cultivating smart screen time with children

September 28, 2018

ZG News

Leading urban planner Gordon Harris discusses sustainable neighbourhoods and Building Community with Vancouver Courier

September 28, 2018

ZG News

Slow’s Brooke McAlary shares tips for embracing a simple lifestyle on CTV The Social

September 20, 2018

ZG News

Emily Lycopolus shares recipes from Syria: Recipes for Olive Oil and Vinegar Lovers on CTV Your Morning

September 19, 2018

ZG News

Lindsay Wong’s The Woo-Woo shortlisted for The Hilary Weston Writers’ Trust Prize for Nonfiction

September 19, 2018

ZG News

Maclean’s features Q&A with Nobel laureate Dr. Eric Kandel on the medical breakthroughs detailed in The Disordered Mind

September 13, 2018

ZG News

Working Mommy Journal reviews Rae Congdon’s GAYBCs

September 13, 2018

ZG News

Quill & Quire praises Tyler Keevil’s Sealskin and No Good Brother

September 13, 2018

ZG News

Ricepaper Magazine profiles “refreshing” and “impressive” Anna Wong: Traveller on Two Roads

September 5, 2018

ZG News

Chris Ferrie shares Astrophysics for Babies with Global News Today

September 4, 2018

ZG News

ZG welcomes new Publicist Kate Condon-Moriarty and Publicity Assistant Rebecca Peng

August 28, 2018

ZG News

Psychology Today publishes fascinating conversation with Nobel laureate Dr. Eric Kandel

August 28, 2018

ZG News

ZG announces partnership with Vancouver Podcast Festival, launching November 2018.

August 24, 2018

ZG News

Vancouver Writers Fest unveils 2018 program, featuring authors Patrick De Witt, Rachel Kushner, Billy Rae-Belcourt and more.

August 23, 2018

ZG News

Newcomers Canada, a not for profit helping new immigrants transition to life and work in Canada, joins ZG’s client list.

August 22, 2018

ZG News

ZG is honoured to share its newest client, WISH Vancouver, a not for profit supporting women in Vancouver’s street-based sex trade.

August 22, 2018

Reviews

Quill & Quire calls A West Coast Summer “a visual feast” and “a beautiful keepsake for any library.”

August 21, 2018

Media

Face2Face features an interview with activist, natural builder and co-author of Mudgirls Manifesto, Molly Murphy.

August 21, 2018

Media

CBC highlights The Woo-Woo and Murder by Milkshake in autumn reading lists.

August 16, 2018

Media

Andrew MacLeod, author of All Together Healthy, pens op-ed discussing the health crisis of opioid addiction for The Hill Times

August 14, 2018

Media

The Globe and Mail publishes op-ed from Bella Bathurst on regaining her hearing after twelve years of deafness.

August 11, 2018

Events

Toronto Public Library announces headline event for Michael C Klein for new book, Dissident Doctor, October 9

August 5, 2018

Media

The Georgia Straight runs excerpt from Ask the Pilot blogger and bestselling author Patrick Smith’s Cockpit Confidential

July 27, 2018

ZG News

ZG Communications provides micro loan to the Mutiifu Group in the Congo, supporting female entreprenuers and the creation of a sewing workshop.

July 26, 2018

Media

Brooke McAlary shares the inspiration behind Slow with CBC Books

July 25, 2018

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Vancouver Writers Fest unveils stunning summer reading list for this year’s festival, featuring over 100 books from across the globe

July 19, 2018

Media

Jessica Holmes, author of Depression: The Comedy talks with Huffington Post about how to support a partner with depression

July 18, 2018

Events

ZEBx officially launches in BC, signalling a new era of exemplary zero-emissions building in Canada

July 18, 2018

ZG News

Zoe Grams joins waaw Talk! panel to discuss creating a feminist workplace

July 13, 2018

Media

Jill Earthy, co-founder of the RAISE Collective, shares how women-led businesses succeed on The Social

July 4, 2018

Media

The New Family Podcast interviews Molly Murphy and Clare Kenny of the Mudgirls Collective about new book, Mudgirls Manifesto

July 2, 2018

Media

The Ormsby Review features Geoff Megg’s detailed history of the 1900 BC Salmon Strikes, as chronicled in Strange New Country

June 24, 2018

Reviews

The Toronto Star reviews Jar of Hearts as “sneaky smart” and Jennifer Hillier’s best-realized novel

June 23, 2018

Media

Andrew Levitt joins Newstalk 1010 to discuss Listening to Design and the psychology between teachers and students

June 22, 2018

Reviews

Breaching the Peace by Sarah Cox praised by The Georgia Straight as “science journalism of the highest order.”

June 22, 2018

Reviews

The Mudgirls Natural Building Collective tears down patriarchy and capitalism in Mudgirls Manifesto, reports The Tyee

June 21, 2018

Reviews

The Globe & Mail publishes rave review for Charles Demer’s acclaimed dark noir comedy, Property Values

June 22, 2018

Media

The Vancouver Sun features an enlightening Q&A with the radical activists and authors of Mudgirl Manifesto

June 13, 2018

Media

Heal Your Drained Brain author Dr. Mike Dow offers quick tips to a happier life in Best Health Mag

June 12, 2018

Media

Bestselling author and pilot Patrick Smith shares Cockpit Confidential and how planes get airborne on the Roy Green Show

June 10, 2018

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Neuroscientist and brain cancer survivor Barbara Lipska shares her incredible story with CBC’s The Current

June 8, 2018

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RAISE Collective’s groundbreaking campaign to raise $1 million in 100 days featured in BC Business

June 7, 2018

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Charles Demers talks Property Values and BC real estate with Vancouver Magazine

June 5, 2018

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Gian Singh Sandhu pens emotional op-ed on the India Air Bombing and how it affected the Sikh community in Canada for VICE

June 4, 2018

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Andrew MacLeod discusses social equity and All Together Healthy with the Vancouver Sun

May 31, 2018

Media

Speech and Hearing BC Public Education Director Becca Yu promotes inaugural Talk Spot Day on CBC’s On the Coast

May 21, 2018

Media

21 Things You May Not Know About the Indian Act enters 5th straight week on bestseller lists

May 20, 2018

Reviews

Talking to My Daughter About the Economy reviewed in Winnipeg Free Press

May 19, 2018

Media

Michael McFaul, ex-US ambassador to Russia, talks Trump and From Cold War to Hot Peace with Maclean’s.

May 9, 2018

Media

Emelia Symington Fedy shares candid stories from her audiobook, Trying to Be Good, with The Social on CTV.

May 8, 2018

Media

Property Values, by Juno-nominated comedian Charles Demers, featured on VICE.

May 7, 2018

Media

Vancouver Magazine sits down with legendary ad man Frank Palmer to talk Let’s Get Frank.

May 4, 2018

ZG News

ZG welcomes new client Stranger Productions, who launch Shut Up and Say Something on Knowledge Network this May 29.

May 4, 2018

Media

Charles Demers’ Property Values is explored by CBC Books in their Magic 8 Feature.

May 3, 2018

Media

CTV’s The Social hosts Bob Joseph to discuss 21 Things You May Not Know About The Indian Act.

May 2, 2018

Media

ZG launches BC-wide awareness Campaign “Talk Spot” on behalf of Speech and Hearing BC

May 1, 2018

Media

21 Things You May Not Know About the Indian Act hits all national bestseller lists in first week of publication.

April 21, 2018

Media

Charles Demers speaks with CTV Your Morning about writing his new novel, Property Values.

April 19, 2018

Media

Fit at Mid-Life by Tracy Isaacs and Samantha Brennan featured on over 20 CBC radio stations and dozens of newspapers across Canada.

April 18, 2018

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Historian and women’s studies expert Joan Sangster speaks with CBC about the Canadian suffrage movement and One Hundred Years of Struggle.

April 15, 2018

Media

Actress and comedian Jessica Holmes appears on The Social to talk about her new book, Depression: The Comedy.

April 14, 2018

Media

The Tyee shares a riveting excerpt from Geoff Megg’s new book on the salmon strikes of 1900, Strange New Country.

April 10, 2018

Media

The Marilyn Denis Show invites Dr. Mike Dow to speak about his new book, Heal Your Drained Brain.

April 4, 2018

Reviews

The Globe & Mail publishes full-page spread for Wellmania, Brigid Delaney’s humorous investigation into health fads.

April 2, 2018

Media

Bob Joseph speaks with the Tyee about 21 Things You May Not Know About the Indian Act.

March 16, 2018

Awards

Three ZG-marketed books chosen as finalists for 2018 BC Book Prizes.

March 14, 2018

ZG News

ZG Communications announces new client partnership with The RAISE Collective.

March 13, 2018

Media

The Toronto Star sits down with Brigid Delaney, author of the riotous and revealing new book, Wellmania.

March 12, 2018

Media

The Globe & Mail highlights Dr. Kathy Kortes-Miller’s poignant new book, Talking About Death Won’t Kill You.

March 11, 2018

Media

Excerpt from Talking About Death Won’t Kill You runs in March issue of Best Health Mag.

March 9, 2018

Awards

Fighting for Space by Travis Lupick receives prestigious George Ryga Award for Social Awareness.

March 7, 2018

ZG News

Speech and Hearing BC officially unveils rebranding facilitated by ZG Communications.

March 6, 2018

Media

Emily Lycopolus, author of Greece: Recipes for Olive Oil and Vinegar Lovers, shares tasty cooking tips with CBC News.

February 27, 2018

Reviews

The Globe and Mail reviews Lost Connections by NYT bestselling author,  Johann Hari.

February 24, 2018

Media

Cait Flanders speaks with The New York Times about her breakout memoir, The Year of Less.

February 23, 2018

Media

Award-winning author and performer Emelia Symington Fedy speaks with The Toronto Star about her new audio memoir, Trying to Be Good.

February 22, 2018

Media

Island of the Blue Foxes author and RBC Taylor Prize nominee Stephen R. Bown speaks with The Globe & Mail.

February 22, 2018

Reviews

SAD Magazine reviews The Merry Spinster by bestselling author and Toast co-founder, Mallory Ortberg.

February 21, 2018

Media

Heal Your Drained Brain author Dr. Mike Dow speaks with CBC morning drive shows across Canada.

February 20, 2018

Media

The Merry Spinster is featured in The Toronto Star article chronicling fairy tale publishing trends.

February 14, 2018

ZG News

New year, new office! ZG is now located in historic Chinatown, Vancouver.

January 29, 2018

Events

Vancouver Writers Fest launches 2018 Incite series with readings from Adèle Barclay, Aislinn Hunter, Richard Harrison, Cecily Nicholson.

January 24, 2018

Reviews

The Georgia Straight reviews Lost Connections by Johann Hari

January 17, 2018

Media

Acclaimed author Michael Adams speaks with CBC Vancouver, Breakfast Television, Global News, the Georgia Straight and more during Vancouver media tour.

January 16, 2018

Media

The Year of Less featured in Globe & Mail’s “Books to change your life” list.

January 16, 2018

Media

Thrilling historical nonfiction Island of the Blue Foxes, by Stephen R. Bown, shortlisted for RBC Taylor Prize.

January 10, 2018

Media

Frank Palmer talks money, entrepreneurship, and Let’s Get Frank—his fascinating new biography—with Strategy Magazine.

January 9, 2018

Media

Award-winning writer Natalie Appleton speaks about I Have Something to Tell You with the Vernon Morning Star.

January 9, 2018

Media

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

December 29, 2017

Media

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

December 28, 2017

Media

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

Media

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

December 15, 2017

Media

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

December 14, 2017

Media

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

Media

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

November 23, 2017

Media

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

November 22, 2017

Media

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

Media

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

Media

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

Media

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

October 7, 2017

Media

Marc Maron speaks with CBC Q about Waiting for the Punch

October 5, 2017

Media

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

Media

Kate Bird speaks with Vancouver Magazine about City on Edge.

September 30, 2017

Media

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

Media

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

September 6, 2017

Media

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

August 29, 2017

Media

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

August 25, 2017

Media

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

Media

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

August 13, 2017

Media

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

August 4, 2017

Media

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

July 31, 2017

Media

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

July 25, 2017

Media

“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

Media

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

July 13, 2017

Media

“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

Media

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

July 1, 2017

Media

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

Media

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

June 9, 2017

Media

Bestselling author Chevy Stevens speaks with The New Family Podcast

June 5, 2017

Media

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

June 1, 2017

Media

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

Media

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

Media

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

Media

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

April 17, 2017