Lambda Literary Award finalists include 4 Arsenal titles (Mar 2016)

Congratulations to Sassafras Lowrey, Hasan Namir, Leah Lakshmi Piepzna-Samarasinha, and Michael V. Smith, whose books have been named Lambda Literary Award finalists.

Hasan Namir: Out Magazine interview (December 2015)

Hasan Namir talks to Out Magazine about God in Pink, his debut novel about being queer in Iraq.

Leah Lakshmi Piepzna-Samarasinha on list of 15 Remarkable Women of Color (Jan 2016)

Leah Lakshmi Piepzna-Samarasinha, author of Dirty River, is on Colorlines' list of 15 Remarkable Women of Color Who Rocked 2015.

Shawn Syms: ReLit Award finalist (January 2016)

Shawn Syms' debut story collection Nothing Looks Familiar is a finalist for the ReLit Award.

Eisha Marjara on writing Faerie, for CBC Books (January 2016)

Eisha Marjara writes about how she wrote Faerie, her acclaimed YA novel about anorexia, for CBC Books.

Decolonize Your Diet on NBC News Latino (January 2016)

Luz Calvo and Catriona Rueda Esquibel, authors of Decolonize Your Diet, are featured on NBC News Latino talking about the new USDA dietary guidelines.

Cold Case Vancouver: Eve Lazarus talks to The Province (January 2016)

Eve Lazarus talks to The Province about the unsolved murder cases featured in Cold Case Vancouver.

Raziel Reid and Hubert & Marie Caillou make ALA Rainbow List (January 2016)

Books by Raziel Reid (When Everything Feels like the Movies) and Hubert & Marie Caillou (Adrian and the Tree of Secrets) have made the American Library Association's 2016 Rainbow List.

Four Arsenal titles on ALA Over the Rainbow List (January 2016)

Leah Lakshmi Piepzna-Samarasinha's Dirty River, Sassafras Lowrey's Lost Boi, Raziel Reid's When Everything Feels like the Movies and Beldan Sezen's Snapshots of a Girl were all named to the American Library Asssocation's Over the Rainbow List for the best LGBT books for adult readers in 2015.

When Everything Feels like the Movies: American Library Association YALSA Top YA Fiction (January 2016)

Raziel Reid's When Everything Feels like the Movies has made the Best Young Adult Fiction List from YALSA (the Young Adult Library Services Association).

Arsenal books on Advocate list of LGBT graphic novels (January 2016)

Beldan Sezen's Snapshots of a Girl and Hubert & Marie Caillou's Adrian and the Tree of Secrets both appear on The Advocate's list of the Best LGBT Graphic Novels You Missed.

Ivan E. Coyote & Rae Spoon: The Guardian list of Best Trans Books (Feburary 2016)

Ivan E. Coyote's One in Every Crowd and Rae Spoon's First Spring Grass Fire appear on The Guardian's list of the Ten Best Trans Books featuring Trans Characters for middle grade and YA readers.

Leah Lakshmi Piepzna-Samarasinha: Dirty River launch in Seattle (February 2016)

Leah Lakshmi Piepzna-Samarasinha launches her memoir Dirty River in her new adopted home town of Seattle at Left Bank Books on February 11.

Eisha Marjara launches Faerie in Montreal (February 2016)

Eisha Marjara launches her debut young-adult novel Faerie in her hometown of Montreal on February 21.

Eisha Marjara talks about Faerie in Montreal Gazette (February 2016)

Filmmaker Eisha Marjara talks about writing her debut young adult novel Faerie in the Montreal Gazette.

C.R.A.Z.Y.: A Queer Film Classic launches in Toronto March 4 (Mar 2016)

Robert Schwartzwald launches his book C.R.A.Z.Y.: A Queer Film Classic in Toronto on March 4 featuring a screening introduced by John Greyson.

Amber Dawn: Winnipeg reading at McNally Robinson, March 5 (Mar 2016)

Amber Dawn reads at McNally Robinson Booksellers in Winnipeg on March 5.

Snapshots of a Girl: rave review by Panels (February 2016)

Beldan Sezen's graphic memoir Snapshots of a Girl has received a rave review in Panels, the comics website offshoot of Book Riot.

Claudia Casper and Yann Martel at Incite in Vancouver (March 2016)

Claudia Casper reads from her new novel The Mercy Journals at an event also featuring Yann Martel as part of the Incite Reading Series in Vancouver on March 16.

Ivan Coyote featured on TED.com (March 2016)

Ivan Coyote's TED talk on "We we need gender-neutral bathrooms" is now featured on TED.com.

Claudia Casper launches The Mercy Journals in Vancouver (Apr 2016)

Claudia Casper launches her novel The Mercy Journals in Vancouver at Pat's Pub & Brewhouse on April 7.

AlliterAsian: Asian Heritage Month launch in Vancouver (May 2016)

AlliterAsian, the literary anthology celebrating twenty years of Ricepaper magazine, launches in Vancouver during Asian Heritage Month on May 12.

Amber Dawn, Eve Lazarus: BC Book Prize finalists (Mar 2016)

Books by Amber Dawn and Eve Lazarus have been shortlisted for BC Book Prizes.

Eisha Marjara on CBC The Next Chapter (Mar 2016)

Eisha Marjara talks about how she wrote her YA novel Faerie on CBC Radio 1's "The Next Chapter" with Shelagh Rogers.

Yves Saint Laurent Coloring Book on Buzzfeed (Mar 2016)

The Yves Saint Laurent Coloring Book is featured on Buzzfeed, which calls it the "chicest stress reliever ever."

The Mercy Journals reviewed in Vancouver Sun (Mar 2016)

Claudia Casper's novel The Mercy Journals is reviewed in the Vancouver Sun.

Dirty River: Publishing Triangle Award finalist (Mar 2016)

Leah Lakshmi Piepzna-Samarasinha's memoir Dirty River is a finalist for a Publishing Triangle Award.

Vivek Shraya launches even this page is white in Toronto (Apr 2016)

Vivek Shraya launches his debut poetry collection even this page is white in Toronto on April 19.

Ivan Coyote & Vivek Shraya in Toronto (Apr 2016)

Ivan Coyote with special guest Vivek Shraya will perform at Buddies in Bad Times Theatre in Toronto on April 8.

C.R.A.Z.Y.: A Queer Film Classic launches in Montreal Apr 10 (Apr 2016)

Robert Schwartzwald launches C.R.A.Z.Y.: A Queer Film Classic in Montreal at Concordia University on April 10.

This week: CASTRO at 30% off! (Mar 2016)

To celebrate President Obama's historic visit to Cuba this week, we are offering the graphic novel Castro at a special discount of 30% off the list price.

Vivek Shraya: Book teaser for even this page is white (Mar 2016)

Vivek Shraya's book teaser for his debut poetry book even this page is white is here.

Fraser Nixon launches Straight to the Head in Vancouver (Apr 2016)

Fraser Nixon launches his new novel Straight to the Head in Vancouver at HOT ART Wet City on April 14.

Vivek Shraya launches even this page in Edmonton (Apr 2016)

Vivek Shraya launches his debut poetry book even this page is white in his hometown of Edmonton on April 23.

Vivek Shraya launches even this page in Calgary (Apr 2016)

Vivek Shraya launches his debut poetry book even this page is white in Calgary at Shelf Life Books on April 25.

Vivek Shraya launches even this page is white in Vancouver (May 2016)

Vivek Shraya launches her poetry book even this page is white in Vancouver on May 11 at Gallery Gachet as part of the REVERB Queer Reading Series.

Claudia Casper launches The Mercy Journal in Toronto (Apr 2016)

Claudia Casper launches her novel The Mercy Journals in Toronto at Ben McNally Books.

Fraser Nixon profiled in Georgia Straight (Apr 2016)

Fraser Nixon talks to the Georgia Straight about his new crime novel Straight to the Head.

Hasan Namir: in conversation at Glad Day in Toronto (May 2016)

Hasan Namir reads from his novel God in Pink in Toronto at Glad Day Bookshop on May 15.

Decolonize Your Diet featured in Los Angeles Times (Apr 2016)

Decolonize Your Diet, the Mexican cookbook that returns to healthy traditional fare, is featured in the Los Angeles Times.

Claudia Casper at Book Soup in LA; introduction by Jamie Lee Curtis (May 2016)

Jamie Lee Curtis will introduce Claudia Casper, author of The Mercy Journals, at a reading at Book Soup in West Hollywood on May 17.

Vivek Shraya: CBC Books interview for Even this page is white (May 2016)

Vivek Shraya talks about how she came to write her debut poetry book even this page is white, for CBC Books.

AlliterAsian: Asian Heritage Month launch in Toronto (May 2016)

AlliterAsian, the literary anthology celebrating twenty years of Ricepaper magazine, launches in Toronto during Asian Heritage Month on May 24, including readings by Joy Kogawa and SKY Lee.

From CBC Books: Claudia Casper talks about The Mercy Journals (May 2016)

Claudia Casper talks with CBC Books about how climate change and Romeo Dallaire influenced her writing her novel The Mercy Journals.

The Mercy Journals: Claudia Casper in Portland June 14 (Jun 2016)

Claudia Casper reads from The Mercy Journals at Annie Bloom's Books in Portland, Oregon on June 14.

Jane Eaton Hamilton: Vancouver launch for Weekend on June 6 (Jun 2016)

Jane Eaton Hamilton launches her novel Weekend in Vancouver at Historic Joy Kogawa House on June 6.

Vivek Shraya launches even this page in Winnipeg June 5 (Jun 2016)

Vivek Shraya launches her poetry book even this page is white in Winnipeg on June 5.

Hasan Namir wins Lambda Literary Award for God in Pink (Jun 2016)

Hasan Namir has won the Lambda Literary Award in the category of Gay Fiction for his debut novel God in Pink.

Jane Eaton Hamilton: She Writes reading in Toronto (Jun 2016)

Jane Eaton Hamilton reads from her novel Weekend at She Writes: A Proud Voices Event sponsored by Glad Day Bookshop in Toronto on June 30.

Jane Eaton Hamilton: Venus Envy reading in Ottawa (Jul 2016)

Jane Eaton Hamilton reads from her novel Weekend in Ottawa on July 4 at Venus Envy.

Vivek Shraya: NOW cover interview for Pride (Jun 2016)

Author and performer Vivek Shraya, grand marshal of this year's Toronto Pride Parade, is featured on the cover of Now Magazine.

Vivek Shraya at Indian Summer Festival, Vancouver (Jul 2016)

Vivek Shraya appears at Vancouver's Indian Summer Festival on July 16.

The Mercy Journals on Foreword Magazine list of Great Indie Sci Fi (Jul 2016)

Claudia Casper's acclaimed novel The Mercy Journals appears on Foreword Magazine's list of great indie sci fi titles for summer.

Claudia Casper talks to rob mclennan about The Mercy Journals (Jul 2016)

Claudia Casper answers questions about her novel The Mercy Journals from poet rob mclennan on his blog.

Jane Eaton Hamilton: Huffington Post interview for Weekend (Jul 2016)

The Huffington Post interviews Jane Eaton Hamilton about her acclaimed genderqueer novel Weekend.

Decolonize Your Diet featured in Mother Jones (Aug 2016)

Luz Calvo and Catriona Rueda Esquibel talk about their Mexican American cookbook Decolonize Your Diet on the "Bite" podcast from Mother Jones.

Vivek Shraya: even this page is white reviewed by Plenitude (Aug 2016)

Vivek Shraya's poetry book even this page is white is reviewed by Plenitude Magazine.

The Mercy Journals: Claudia Casper in Seattle (Aug 2016)

Claudia Casper (The Mercy Journals) reads with Aislynn Hunter at Queen Anne Bookstore in Seattle on August 18.

Such a Lovely Little War: starred review in Kirkus (Aug 2016)

Such a Lovely Little War, Marcelino Truong's graphic memoir about the Vietnam War, has received a starred review in Kirkus Reviews.

Becoming Unbecoming: Starred review in Kirkus (Aug 2016)

Becoming Unbecoming by Una, a graphic novel on women and sexual violence, has received a starred review from Kirkus Reviews.

Nick Comilla launches Candyass in New York (Sep 2016)

Nick Comilla launches his debut novel Candyass in New York at the Bureau of General Services - Queer Division on September 24.

Vivek Shraya & Chase Joynt: Ask & Answer Tour (Sep 2016)

Vivek Shraya (even this page is white) and Chase Joynt (You Only Live Twice, Coach House Books) are embarking on the Ask & Answer tour across North America this fall.

Vivek Shraya & Rajni Perera launch The Boy & the Bindi in Toronto (Sep 2016)

Writer Vivek Shraya and illustrator Rajni Perera launch their children's picture book The Boy & the Bindi in Toronto on September 29.

Vivek Shraya talks poetry with The Radical Notion (Sep 2016)

Vivek Shraya talks about poetry and politics with Jeffrey Iovannone at The Radical Notion.

Sarah Schulman launches Conflict Is Not Abuse in New York on Oct 18 (Oct 2016)

Sarah Schulman launches her eagerly anticipated non-fiction book Conflict Is Not Abuse in New York on October 18.

Ashley Little launches Niagara Motel in Kelowna (Oct 2016)

Ashley Little launches her new novel Niagara Motel in Kelowna, BC on October 6.

Lana Pesch reads from Moving Parts in Washington, DC (Oct 2016)

Lana Pesch reads from her story collection Moving Parts at the Potter's House in Washington, DC on October 8.

Claudia Casper, Charles Demers, Paul Yee at Word Vancouver (Sep 2016)

Claudia Casper, Charles Demers, and Paul Yee are among the authors appearing at Word Vancouver on Sunday, September 25.

Marcelino Truong at South Ken Kids Festival, London (Nov 2016)

Marcelino Truong, author of Such a Lovely Little War, his graphic memoir of the early years of the Vietnam War, is part of London's South Ken Kids Festival on November 19.

Sarah Schulman launches Conflict Is Not Abuse in Toronto on Oct 13 (Oct 2016)

Sarah Schulman launches her important new book Conflict Is Not Abuse with a reading and talk at Toronto's Glad Day Bookshop on October 13.

Sarah Schulman launches Conflict Is Not Abuse in Montreal on Oct 11 (Oct 2016)

Sarah Schulman launches her important new book Conflict Is Not Abuse with a reading and talk at Montreal's Concordia Co-op Bookstore on October 11.

Such a Lovely Little War: Marcelino Truong at Forbidden Planet in London on Nov 16 (Nov 2016)

Marcelino Truong, author of the graphic memoir Such a Lovely Little War: Saigon 1961-63, will launch his book in London, UK at Forbidden Planet on November 16.

An Evening with Sarah Schulman in Winnipeg on October 14 (Oct 2016)

Sarah Schulman will do a reading and talk based on her new book Conflict Is Not Abuse in Winnipeg at McNally Robinson Booksellers on October 14.

Sarah Schulman: Conflict Is Not Abuse in Boston on October 16 (Oct 2016)

Sarah Schulman launches her important new book Conflict Is Not Abuse with a reading and talk at Harvard Co-op Bookstore's Cambridge branch on October 16.

Such a Lovely Little War on Book Riot (Oct 2016)

Marcelino Truong's memoir Such a Lovely Little War: Saigon 1961-63 is one of Book Riot's 5 Graphic Novels to Watch For in October.

Tomboy Survival Guide: Ivan Coyote at Calgary Wordfest on Oct 8 (Oct 2016)

Ivan Coyote appears at two events at Calgary's Wordfest on October 8.

The Dad Dialogues: George Bowering & Charles Demers in Edmonton on November 10 (Nov 2016)

George Bowering and Charles Demers launch their fatherhood memoir The Dad Dialogues in Edmonton on November 10.

Arsenal at the Vancouver Writers Festival: Ivan Coyote, Ashley Little, Claudia Casper (Oct 2016)

Ivan Coyote, Ashley Little, and Claudia Casper appear at this year's Vancouver Writers Festival.

Vivek Shraya & Ivan Coyote at Ottawa Writers Festival (Oct 2016)

Vivek Shraya and Ivan Coyote appear together at the Ottawa Writers Festival in October.

Becoming Unbecoming by Una featured in Newsweek (Nov 2016)

Becoming Unbecoming, Una's graphic novel on sexual violence against women, is featured in Newsweek.

Aaron Chapman: The Last Gang in Town launches in Vancouver on November 2 (Nov 2016)

Aaron Chapman launches his latest book The Last Gang in Town at the Biltmore Cabaret in Vancouver on November 2.

Conflict Is Not Abuse Sarah Schulman in Chicago on October 23 (Oct 2016)

Sarah Schulman will do a reading and talk on her new nonfiction book Conflict Is Not Abuse at Chicago's Women and Children First on October 23.

RADAR Productions pesents Sarah Schulman in San Francisco on October 24 (Oct 2016)

RADAR Productions presents a conversation between Sarah Schulman and Virgie Tovar based on Sarah's new book Conflict Is Not Abuse.

Conflict Is Not Abuse: Sarah Schulman in Oakland on October 26 (Oct 2016)

Sarah Schulman reads and talks about her new book Conflict Is Not Abuse at Laurel Bookstore in Oakland on October 26.

Sarah Schulman and Heather Love in conversation at BGSQD New York on November 5 (Nov 2016)

Sarah Schulman is in conversation with Heather Love about Sarah's new book Conflict Is Not Abuse at BGSQD in New York on November 5.

Vancouver launch of The Remedy on November 17 (Nov 2016)

Editor Zena Sharman launches The Remedy, an anthology of queer and trans voices on health and health care, in Vancouver on November 17.

Chowgirls Killer Party Food featured on WGN News, Chicago (Oct 2016)

Heidi Andermack and Amy Lynn Brown, authors of Chowgirls Killer Party Food, prepare recipes from their book for WGN Midday News in Chicago.

Toronto launch for The Remedy on November 26 (Nov 2016)

Editor Zena Sharman launches The Remedy, an anthology of queer and trans voices on health and health care, in Toronto on November 26.

Conflict is Not Abuse: Gay City News interview with Sarah Schulman (Oct 2016)

Sarah Schulman talks about her book Conflict Is Not Abuse with Gay City News.

The Dad Dialogues: George Bowering & Charles Demers in Winnipeg on November 9 (Nov 2016)

George Bowering and Charles Demers, co-authors of The Dad Dialogues, will appear at McNally Robinson in Winnipeg on November 9.

Ivan Coyote & Vivek Shraya: Pretty Good show in Vancouver on November 12 (Nov 2016)

Ivan Coyote and Vivek Shraya celebrate the publication of their latest Arsenal books with a brand new show entitled "Pretty Good" in Vancouver on November 12.

Such a Lovely Little War: Podcast interview with Marcelino Truong (Nov 2016)

Marcelino Truong, author of Such a Lovely Little War, a graphic memoir of the Vietnam War, is interviewed by The History Author Show.

Arsenal at Naked Heart Festival, Toronto (Nov 2016)

Arsenal authors Tom Cho, Nick Comilla, Catherine Hernandez, Hasan Namir, Leah Lakshmi Piepzna-Samarasinha, Rae Spoon, and Kai Cheng Thom are part of this year's Naked Heart Festival organized by Glad Day Bookshop in Toronto.

Nick Comilla launches Candyass in Montreal on November 18 (Nov 2016)

Former Montrealer Nick Comilla returns to the city on November 18 to read from his debut novel Candyass at Concordia Co-op.

The Boy & the Bindi featured on the Huffington Post (Nov 2016)

Vivek Shraya and Rajni Perera's new children's picture book The Boy & the Bindi is featured in The Huffington Post.

Portland, Oregon launch for The Remedy on December 3 (Dec 2016)

Editor Zena Sharman launches The Remedy, an anthology of queer and trans voices on health and health care, in Portland, Oregon on December 3.

Sarah Schulman: Conflict Is Not Abuse reviewed in The Globe and Mail (Nov 2016)

In the wake of the American election, Sarah Schulman's prescient book Conflict Is Not Abuse has been reviewed in The Globe and Mail .

Such a Lovely Little War: Marcelino Truong interview at History Author Show (Nov 2016)

Marcelino Truong, author of the acclaimed graphic memoir Such a Lovely Little War, is interviewed by the History Author Show - the first time a graphic novelist has appeared on the program.

Claudia reads at Center for Fiction in New York on November 17 (Nov 2016)

Claudia Casper, author of The Mercy Journals, reads with New York Times bestselling author John Colapinto at New York's Center for Fiction on November 17.

Sarah Schulman reads at Unnameable Books in Brooklyn on December 10 (Dec 2016)

Sarah Schulman reads from her acclaimed book Conflict Is Not Abuse at Brooklyn's Unnameable Books on December 10.

Chowgirls Killer Party Food signing at Patina in Minneapolis (Nov 2016)

Heidi Andermack and Amy Lynn Brown, authors of Chowgirls Killer Party Food, sign their cookbook at Patina in their home base of Minneapolis on November 26.

Chowgirls Killer Party Food at Read It and Eat in Chicago on December 2(Dec 2016)

Heidi Andermack and Amy Lynn Brown, authors of Chowgirls Killer Party Food, are having a book party at Read It and Eat in Chicago on December 2.

Sarah Schulman at Politics & Prose in Washington on December 7 (Dec 2016)

Sarah Schulman reads from and talks about her acclaimed new book Conflict Is Not Abuse at Politics and Prose @ Busboys and Poets in Washington, DC on December 7.

Conflict Is Not Abuse: Sarah Schulman interviewed by Brooklyn Rail (Dec 2016)

Sarah Schulman talks to the Brooklyn Rail about her non-fiction book Conflict Is Not Abuse.

Tomboy Survival Guide: Ivan Coyote interview in Los Angeles Review of Books (Dec 2016)

Ivan Coyote, whose latest book is Tomboy Survival Guide, is interviewed in the Los Angeles Review of Books.

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