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February 2013- Archives

We have a winner: The Tweet Your Own Horn Challenge

It turns out that Canadians really are humble—braggers, that is! There were so many great entries our readers and judges had a hard time choosing.  This is what judge Terry Fallis had to say: "I loved the wit in this one. When I hit the word 'campers' I laughed out loud,...

Tweet Your Own Horn Challenge: Meet the winner

We talk to the winner of the Tweet Your Own Horn challenge, Stephen Barredo, about his winning tweet....

"Tweet Your Own Horn" All-Stars Part 2

We'll be announcing the winner of our “Tweet Your Own Horn” writing challenge on Monday, February 25. In the meantime, we're rolling out the All-Stars as chosen by our intrepid readers from Random House of Canada, Goose Lane Editions, HarperCollinsCanada and ECW Press.Just to recap, we've been looking at the art...

"Tweet Your Own Horn" All-Stars Part 1

We received more than a thousand humblebrags for our "Tweet Your Own Horn" writing challenge. A big thank you to publishers Random House of Canada (Lindsey Reeder), Goose Lane Editions (Colleen Kitts), HarperCollinsCanada (Cory Beatty) and ECW Press (Sarah Dunn) for loaning us their social media experts to help read...