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New books by Zadie Smith, Pussy Riot's Nadia Tolokonnikova, Kim Thúy, Uzodinma Iweala, Sheila Heti and Michael Ondaatje are on the horizon more

Jan 3, 2018 5:00 AM Books

The highs and lows in the CanLit scene were often one in the same this year more

Dec 26, 2017 6:00 AM Books

It's not surprising the anti-psychiatry critic's controversial views are all over her latest novel more

Dec 22, 2017 1:31 PM Books 9 Comments

NOW contributing editor Susan G. Cole selects the year's top literary works more

Dec 4, 2017 6:00 AM Books

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Tom Sandler

At this year’s gala, there were rumblings about weak criteria, foreign-based judges and a walk-out more

Nov 25, 2017 6:00 AM Books

The horror author on his return to young adult fiction, Guillermo del Toro and Hollywood's planned Fear Street franchise more

Nov 22, 2017 6:00 AM Books

The largest LGBTQ literary festival in the world is happening in Toronto on November 10-12 more

Nov 8, 2017 6:00 AM Books

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Cristy Becker

The word "thug" has come to signal a coded racial epithet more

Nov 6, 2017 6:00 AM Books

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Baron Wolman

Despite some important journalism, the iconic music mag was hopelessly apolitical early on and never shed its obnoxious sexism more

Nov 3, 2017 6:15 AM Books

Toronto-born host David Cummings is bringing the hugely popular horror anthology's live show to the Great Hall more

Oct 24, 2017 6:30 AM Books

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Stacy Lee

Robyn Maynard's book debunks the myth of Canada as a multicultural beacon of tolerance more

Oct 18, 2017 6:30 AM Books

Eileen Myles, Desmond Cole, Lee Maracle, Heather O’Neill and Barbara Gowdy are among this year's speakers more

Oct 16, 2017 1:38 PM Books

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The Jack Robinson Archive

The genius Canadian musician spews her anger, insecurities and bitterness in David Yaffe's can't-put-it-down biography more

Oct 3, 2017 6:00 AM Books 1 Comments

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Courtesy of the Giller Prize

The jury spreads the wealth among deserving titles, but the absence of David Chariandy’s Brother remains a mystery more

Oct 2, 2017 3:56 PM Books

Including musician Ron Sexsmith's debut novel and a collection of shorts by trans writers more

Oct 2, 2017 6:30 AM Books