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Jun 24, 2019, 19:00 ET Health: A Political Choice, Publication Calls on World Leaders and Politicians Around the World to Prioritise Implementation of Universal Health Coverage

Despite our advances in health care over the last century, millions now face new risks, including unaffordable costs and unsuitable health...


Jun 23, 2019, 19:00 ET G20 Compliance on the World's Biggest Challenges Outlined in G20 Osaka Leaders Briefing Book by The Global Governance Project

G20 leaders to receive a summit copy of G20 Japan: The Osaka Summit, produced and distributed by the Global Governance Project The publication...


Jun 21, 2019, 03:00 ET Introducing Prime Reading - The Newest Benefit for Prime Members in Canada

Prime members in Canada are now able to read as many titles as they like from hundreds of top Kindle books, comic books, children's books, and more – ...


Jun 19, 2019, 16:06 ET Indigo and Rakuten Kobo Announce a New Audiobook Partnership

Rakuten Kobo and Indigo partner to bring Canadians the books they want, in any format they choose. TORONTO, June 19, 2019 /CNW/ - Indigo Books &...


Jun 18, 2019, 11:00 ET Library and Archives Canada's new preservation centre: a unique Canadian environmental project

GATINEAU, QC, June 18, 2019 /CNW/ - Today, Library and Archives Canada (LAC) and the Plenary Properties Gatineau (PPG) consortium, which is...


Jun 14, 2019, 10:00 ET Media Advisory - Library and Archives Canada to make major announcement on the design of second preservation facility

GATINEAU, QC, June 14, 2019 /CNW/ - Library and Archives Canada will be making a major announcement on the design of the first federal net zero...


Jun 13, 2019, 21:00 ET Ontario Creates Announces 2019 Trillium Book Award Winners

TORONTO, June 13, 2019 /CNW/ - Ontario Creates is pleased to announce the winners of Ontario's top literary prize to four exceptional Ontario authors....


Jun 07, 2019, 12:43 ET TD Summer Reading Club rewards exceptional public libraries across the country

GATINEAU, QC, June 7, 2019 /CNW/ - Library and Archives Canada, along with the Toronto Public Library and TD Bank Group, is excited to announce the...


Jun 05, 2019, 13:59 ET Chris Clearfield and András Tilcsik Win National Business Book Award

MELTDOWN: Why Our Systems Fail and What We Can Do About It wins the $30,000 prize as Canada's outstanding business-related book TORONTO, June 5, 2019 ...


Jun 03, 2019, 10:30 ET June Events at Indigo: Join Bestselling Author Fredrik Backman in Conversation with Indigo CEO and Chief Booklover Heather Reisman, Plus, Listen to Actress and Author Evangeline Lilly as She Reads From Her New Children's Book

TORONTO, June 3, 2019 /CNW/ - From bestselling authors to the most anticipated new releases, Indigo stores across Canada are thrilled to announce the ...


Jun 03, 2019, 10:00 ET New Book on Massey Hall Asks Fans to Share Their Memories

Share this article on social media: Facebook.com/ThatNightAtMasseyHall Instagram.com/ThatNightAtMasseyHall Twitter.com/ThatNightAtMas1 TORONTO, June...


May 30, 2019, 11:30 ET Indigo Love of Reading Foundation announces annual $1.5 million in grants to Canadian high-needs elementary schools

TORONTO, May 30, 2019 /CNW/ - This week, 30 high-needs elementary schools across Canada learned that they would benefit from the Indigo Love of...


May 28, 2019, 09:00 ET Indigo Appoints Kirsten Chapman as President, Gil Dennis as Chief Operating Officer, and Nathan Williams, Founder of Kinfolk, as Chief Creative Officer

TORONTO, May 28, 2019 /CNW/ - Indigo Books & Music Inc. (TSX: IDG), the world's first cultural department store for booklovers, is pleased to...


May 27, 2019, 11:35 ET Minister Rodriguez Announces Appointment to Library and Archives Canada

As the new Librarian and Archivist of Canada, and the first woman to take this role, Leslie Weir will help to acquire, preserve and encourage access...


May 24, 2019, 18:41 ET Commemorating Canada's Decriminalization of Homosexuality with a Michel Tremblay Bookmark on the CanLit Trail

TORONTO, May 24, 2019 /CNW/ - Bookmark #24 on the Canadian Literary Trail is for Michel Tremblay's Le cœur découvert. Everyone is invited to attend...


May 23, 2019, 15:27 ET Indigo Appoints Samantha Taylor to Chief Marketing Officer

TORONTO, May 23, 2019 /CNW/ - Indigo (TSX: IDG), the world's first cultural department store for booklovers, is pleased to announce the appointment...


May 22, 2019, 03:18 ET Ancient Books Inspire Fathers to Revive Beer Brewing in New Abbey Microbrewery for Grimbergen Beer

Grimbergen, known for its award-winning and sensorial Belgian beers, has revealed it has received the permits to build a new microbrewery inside the...


May 21, 2019, 07:00 ET Eagle Eye CEO Reveals How Digital Can Save Brick-and-Mortar Retail in New Book

Tim Mason, CEO of digital marketing technology company, Eagle Eye and former deputy CEO of Tesco, has released a new book, Omnichannel Retail: How to ...


May 14, 2019, 12:01 ET Government of Canada Appoints Outstanding Canadian to the Historic Sites and Monuments Board of Canada

OTTAWA, May 14, 2019 /CNW/ - The Government of Canada is connecting Canadians to the significant people, places, and events that have shaped our...


May 14, 2019, 06:00 ET Ontario's Top Literary Award Finalists for the Trillium Book Award | Prix Trillium

TORONTO, May 14, 2019 /CNW/ - Sixteen books have been shortlisted for the 2019 Trillium Book Award/Prix Trillium, the Ontario Government's...


May 07, 2019, 09:30 ET National Business Book Award Announces Finalists

Winner of business literary award to receive $30,000 prize TORONTO, May 7, 2019 /CNW/ - The finalists for the National Business Book Award, one of...


May 06, 2019, 09:39 ET Indigo Launches New Baby Gift Registry

TORONTO, May 6, 2019 /CNW/ - Indigo (TSX: IDG), the world's first cultural department store for booklovers, is excited to unveil the new Indigobaby...


May 03, 2019, 11:50 ET Cristiano Ronaldo Launches "Striker Force 7" Comic Book As Part Of "Free Comic Book Day" On May 4th

The world's biggest superstar is now becoming the world's next big superhero! Cristiano Ronaldo, the iconic superstar athlete released his first...


May 02, 2019, 14:06 ET May Events at Indigo: Listen to Bestselling Author Mark Manson as He Reads from His New Book, Plus Join Best Friends Cat and Nat as they Discuss their New Book Mom Truths

TORONTO, May 2, 2019 /CNW/ - From bestselling authors to the most anticipated new releases, Indigo stores across Canada are thrilled to announce the...


May 01, 2019, 22:37 ET 2018/2019 Donner Prize winner announced

INDIGENOUS NATIONALS, CANADIAN CITIZENS: FROM FIRST CONTACT TO CANADA 150 AND BEYOND WINS THE $50,000 PRIZE TORONTO, May 1, 2019 /CNW/ - The winner...