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May 28, 2020, 15:31 ET Cengage Announces New International Division To Serve Canadian Higher Education Market

Cengage, a global education and technology company, today announced the establishment of a new international division to provide direct service to...


May 12, 2020, 09:02 ET IT Revolution Announces New Book, 'Agile Conversations: Transform Your Conversations, Transform Your Culture'

IT Revolution, the industry leader for advancing DevOps, today announced the availability of its newest book, Agile Conversations: Transform Your...


May 12, 2020, 06:00 ET 2020 Trillium Book Award Finalists

Ontario, Canada's Top Literary Award TORONTO, May 12, 2020 /CNW/ - Fourteen diverse books have been shortlisted for Ontario's prestigious literary...


Apr 30, 2020, 09:00 ET Audible.ca and Scotiabank Join Forces to Offer Canadians Free Scotiabank Giller Prize-Winning Audiobooks

AUDIBLE.CA AND SCOTIABANK GIVE THE GIFT OF A LITERARY ESCAPE TO CANADIANS LISTENING #ALONETOGETHER TORONTO, April 30, 2020 /CNW/ - Scotiabank and...


Apr 22, 2020, 08:00 ET CardsChat.com: Poker Beginners Can Learn How to Win in Just 30 Days with Brand New E-Book

CardsChat.com is extremely excited to announce the launch of its exclusive new e-book, 'Becoming a Winning Poker Player in 30 Days'. The independent...


Apr 17, 2020, 14:07 ET LexisNexis Offers Free, Comprehensive COVID-19 News Coverage and Practical Guidance Content from The Lawyer's Daily and Lexis Practice Advisor

The Lawyer's Daily covers COVID-19's impact on the legal profession and community, government and business; Lexis Practice Advisor document kit...


Apr 15, 2020, 07:30 ET Indigo Love of Reading Foundation Commits $1,000,000 in Funding for Books and Educational Resources to Support Canadian Families in High-Needs Communities During the COVID-19 Pandemic

TORONTO, April 15, 2020 /CNW/ - Today the Indigo Love of Reading Foundation committed $1 million in books and educational resources to support...


Apr 13, 2020, 09:48 ET Indigo Provides Business Update on COVID-19 Pandemic

TORONTO, April 13, 2020 /CNW/ - Indigo Books & Music Inc. (TSX: IDG), Canada's largest book, gift and specialty toy retailer, announced an update on...


Mar 17, 2020, 19:55 ET Indigo to Temporarily Close All Retail Locations Until March 27, 2020

TORONTO, March 17, 2020 /CNW/ - Indigo Books & Music Inc. (TSX: IDG) today announced that all of its retail locations will temporarily close at the...


Mar 11, 2020, 18:27 ET Postmodernist Author Brad Ramsey's Debut Book is an Homage to English Poet George Crabbe and a Depiction of the Twenty First Century Urban Poor

TORONTO, March 11, 2020 /CNW/ - Publisher Literary Pastiche released postmodernist author Brad Ramsey's 'The City' which is both an homage to English ...


Mar 10, 2020, 17:00 ET Library and Archives Canada and LAC Foundation Announce 2020 LAC Scholar Awards Recipients

OTTAWA, March 10, 2020 /CNW/ - Library and Archives Canada (LAC) and the LAC Foundation are excited to announce the distinguished 2020 recipients of...


Mar 05, 2020, 09:00 ET How to Retire Debt-Free and Wealthy

A Finance Coach Reveals the Secrets, Tips, and Techniques of How Clients Become Millionaires Christine Ibbotson, Licensed Financial Advisor TORONTO,...


Mar 04, 2020, 07:00 ET InvestChile Promotes New Book With 40 Opportunities for Investment in Mining

The Chilean government has launched the book "Chile: Leader in metals that facilitate the future," setting out details of 40 mining projects whose...


Mar 02, 2020, 12:30 ET Investing in Arts and Culture in Victoria

Minister Steven Guilbeault announces more than $1.8 million in funding for arts, culture and heritage organizations in Victoria that support...


Mar 02, 2020, 10:30 ET March Events at Indigo: Join Booker Prize Winner Hilary Mantel as She Discusses Her New Book, Plus, Indigo and Wealthsimple Present Money Talks, an Event Series With Authors Chelsea Fagan and Kelley Keehn

TORONTO, March 2, 2020 /CNW/ - From bestselling authors to the most anticipated new releases, Indigo stores across Canada are thrilled to announce...


Mar 02, 2020, 07:00 ET /R E P E A T -- Media Advisory - The Last RBC Taylor Prize/

TORONTO, Feb. 28, 2020 /CNW/ - Media are welcome to cover (SRO - no luncheon seating available) WHEN: Monday March 2, 2020 Luncheon: 12 noon |...


Mar 01, 2020, 07:00 ET /R E P E A T -- Media Advisory - The Last RBC Taylor Prize/

TORONTO, Feb. 28, 2020 /CNW/ - Media are welcome to cover (SRO - no luncheon seating available) WHEN: Monday March 2, 2020 Luncheon: 12 noon |...


Feb 29, 2020, 07:00 ET /R E P E A T -- Media Advisory - The Last RBC Taylor Prize/

TORONTO, Feb. 28, 2020 /CNW/ - Media are welcome to cover (SRO - no luncheon seating available) WHEN: Monday March 2, 2020 Luncheon: 12 noon |...


Feb 28, 2020, 08:00 ET Media Advisory - The Last RBC Taylor Prize

TORONTO, Feb. 28, 2020 /CNW/ - Media are welcome to cover (SRO - no luncheon seating available) WHEN: Monday March 2, 2020 Luncheon: 12 noon |...


Feb 25, 2020, 09:22 ET ACC Art Books Presents "LOUIS XIII Cognac: The Thesaurus"

ACC Art Books, the British publisher of numerous luxury brand stories, unveils "LOUIS XIII Cognac: The Thesaurus", an art book that will guide the...


Feb 24, 2020, 08:30 ET Former First Lady Michelle Obama to speak in Victoria B.C., on Tuesday March 31st, 2020

VICTORIA, Feb. 24, 2020 /CNW/ - Former First Lady Michelle Obama will participate a moderated conversation event in Victoria on Tuesday March 31st,...


Feb 23, 2020, 08:00 ET /R E P E A T -- The Last RBC Taylor Prize / Ben McNally Books & Brunch event to be held Sunday March 1st at 10 am in Toronto/

TORONTO, Feb. 21, 2020 /CNW/ - The RBC Taylor Prize and Ben McNally Books are presenting the 20th annual Books & Brunch featuring the five finalists...


Feb 21, 2020, 16:00 ET The Last RBC Taylor Prize / Ben McNally Books & Brunch event to be held Sunday March 1st at 10 am in Toronto

TORONTO, Feb. 21, 2020 /CNW/ - The RBC Taylor Prize and Ben McNally Books are presenting the 20th annual Books & Brunch featuring the five finalists...


Feb 21, 2020, 13:06 ET MEDIA ADVISORY - Preston Manning Kicks off National Book Tour in Toronto February 24th

TORONTO, Feb. 21, 2020 /CNW/ - On February 24, 2020, parliamentarian, author and commentator Preston Manning kicks off a seven-city tour in support...


Feb 18, 2020, 11:34 ET 100 Years of Maple Production in Quebec

A syrupy sweet tale worthy of celebration LONGUEUIL, QC, Feb. 18, 2020 /CNW Telbec/ - The 2020 sugar season is shaping up to be a banner year, if the ...