The bestselling books at Canadian independent bookstores this week
Warlight by Michael Ondaatje tops the Canadian fiction list for the week of May 13-19, 2018.
Here's the 2018 Shakespeare Selfie student writing challenge shortlist
Canadian students in Grades 7 to 12 wrote and submitted monologues and soliloquys in the voice of Shakespearean characters based on modern-day current affairs events.
Enter the CBC Poetry Prize now
You could win $6,000 from the Canada Council for the Arts, attend a 10-day writing residency at the Banff Centre and have your work published on CBC Books. Enter by May 31, 2018.
CBC Poetry Prize juror Jordan Abel's advice for becoming a better writer? Keep writing
Author Philip Roth dead at 85
Michael Kaan wins $40K Amazon.ca First Novel Award for The Water Beetles
Robin Williams' biographer Dave Itzkoff sheds light on the late comedian and actor's life
Flights by Polish writer Olga Tokarczuk wins 2018 Man Booker International Prize
The CBC Books summer reading list: 18 cool books to read while the weather heats up
Indigenous Voices Awards, which recognize emerging Indigenous writers, reveal 2018 finalists
How a search for the world's best coffee led to Yemen in the midst of civil war
Dismissed in her lifetime, African-American writer Zora Neale Hurston is considered a legend in ours
Michael Pollan on the science of how psychedelics can 'shake your snow globe'
How Louise Penny keeps her Armand Gamache mystery series fresh and surprising
Novelists Cherie Dimaline, Omar El Akkad and Sharon Bala discuss Canada Reads
Why David Adams Richards wrote a novel about the tragedies of the rich
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Jordan Abel, Kai Cheng Thom and Ruth B. to judge 2018 CBC Poetry Prize
From the archives
The nuances of sex, class and religion in American society, according to the late Tom Wolfe
Why Cherie Dimaline loves Charles Bukowski's poetry
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