The author of The World According to Garp and A Prayer for Owen Meany is now officially a Canadian citizen, the Toronto Star reports. The New Hampshire native took the citizenship oath along with 83 other newly-minted nationals of America’s polite little sister. “At my age, ending up here is a love story,” Irving told the newspaper. Literary – Grants for Individuals Crystal Spirit Publishing’s Spirit of Writing Grant The purpose of the Spirit of Writing Grant Program is to provide funding for projects that assist individuals with furthering their desire and ability to write, perform, or publish.
The dominant European cultures were originally English, French, and Gaelic. However, in recent decades Canada's literature has been strongly influenced by immigrants from other countries. Since the 1980s Canada's ethnic and cultural diversity has been openly reflected in its literature, with many of its most prominent writers focusing on ethnic minority identity, duality and cultural differences. Eileen Charbonneau is an award-winning author of eleven published novels, short stories, and non-fiction. Her latest is an historical romantic suspense novel series Code Talker Chronicles...
Literary Agent Directory 2019-2020 – The official Directory of Literary Agents™ is the most accurate (and comprehensive) literary agent database in the world. It’s also the easiest to use–and it’s free. Bethany House. has been publishing high quality books for over 50 years. Recognized as the pioneer and leader in Christian fiction, we publish over 75 new fiction and nonfiction titles annually in subjects including historical and contemporary fiction, Christian living, devotional, family resources, and theology. The winner will receive AUD$1000 (US$675) and publication in Mascara Literary Review. The entry fee is AUD$15. Entries close on 1 October. Zoetrope All-Story’s Annual Fiction Contest has the aim of seeking out and encouraging talented writers, with the winning and runners-up’s work being forwarded to leading literary agents. Literary publicist Stephanie Barko promotes adult nonfiction & historical fiction incl. history, career, business, biography, memoir, and self-help.
Jan 07, 2020 · UK About Blog Our passion is history. We are authors, publishers and agents of historical writing, both fiction and non-fiction, and we have created this Association to provide professional and social support to our members, and to create opportunities online and in person for our members to meet with readers, fellow writers and enthusiasts for all things historical. Coteau Books publishes "primarily poetry, fiction, drama, children's and young adults "chapter books" (with the exception of picture books), and non-fiction work with literary merit. Coteau publishes only authors who are Canadian citizens or permanent residents." DAW Books (PenguinPutnam) - science fiction & fantasy
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The winner will receive AUD$1000 (US$675) and publication in Mascara Literary Review. The entry fee is AUD$15. Entries close on 1 October. Zoetrope All-Story’s Annual Fiction Contest has the aim of seeking out and encouraging talented writers, with the winning and runners-up’s work being forwarded to leading literary agents. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - multi-author, Fiction » Historical » Canada On December 6, 2017, Nova Scotia will commemorate the 100th anniversary of the Halifax Explosion. More than 2,000 people were killed and another 9,000 were injured from the largest man-made explosion of its time. Claire Gerus is a literary agent, editor, and author, with more than 30 years' experience assessing the publishing potential of fiction and nonfiction writers. Claire has often been involved in creating new lines of books for publishers, including a health imprint for Kensington Books, a new line of romances for Harlequin, and books on spirituality for business publisher, Adams Media. Alpha's Feisty Mate (Arcane Affairs Agency, #1) by Cara Wylde. Seizing Year Four (Grim Reaper Academy #4) by Cara Wylde. Taming the Alpha (Alma Venus Shifter Brides, #4) Jan 06, 2020 · I read the books then talk about them. I'm Chris, a book loving lady living in Nova Scotia, Canada. I'd love to read all day but being a mom makes that kinda hard. I squeeze it in where I can. Some of my favorite genres: classics, literary fiction, historical fiction, suspense, and occasionally young adult and non-fiction Frequency 1 post / quarter
Canadian historical fiction fans... @chaptersindigo is offering 40% select WWII fiction novels, including #TheDutchWife, until tomorrow. So many tempting titles on this list... any favourites? James Wood ranges widely, from Homer to Make Way for Ducklings, from the Bible to John le Carré, and his book is both a study of the techniques of fiction-making and an alternative history of the novel. Playful and profound, How Fiction Works will be enlightening to writers, readers, and anyone else interested in what happens on the page.