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Copyright is important. Fair dealing in education needs to be clarified! Otherwise the continued creation of Canadian content is at risk. Read more:

Brief to the Standing Committee on Industry, Science and Technology for the Committee’s 2018 Statutory Review of the Copyright Act   Submitted by the Association of Manitoba Book Publishers, July 13, 2018   We write…

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Managing Editor job posting for Prairie books NOW.

The Association of Manitoba Book Publishers (AMBP) seeks a freelance Managing Editor for its publicationPrairie books NOW.    About Prairie books NOW (PbN) PbN is a populist widely-read publication promoting Prairie books, publishers, and authors, and…

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Call for submissions / Appel de soumissions

MANITOBA BOOK AWARDS CALL FOR SUBMISSIONS / LES PRIX DU LIVRE DU MANITOBA APPEL DE SOUMISSIONS   Deadline: January 31, 2018 (date of postmark) / Date limite : 31 janvier 2018 (le cachet postal faisant…

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Call for Submissions / appel de soumissions

Manitoba Book Awards Call for Submissions / Les prix du livre du Manitoba appel de soumissions   Deadline: January 31, 2018 (date of postmark) / Date limite : 31 janvier 2018 (le cachet postal faisant…

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Celebrate I Love To Read month with the Association of Manitoba Book Publishers

Enter to Win during the month of February – visit your local bookstore or library and take a picture of yourself purchasing, or checking out a book published by a local publisher. Send that selfie…

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Submission deadline for Manitoba Book Awards fast approaching!

For more information / pour de plus amples renseignements, visitez : the Manitoba Book Awards website Deadline / date limite For books published between January 1st and October 31, as well as all other submissions, the…

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2017 Shortlists / Liste des candidats

2017 Manitoba Book Awards Shortlists are out!   Les candidats pour Les Prix du livre du Manitoba 2017 sont annoncés!   Alexander Kennedy Isbister Award for Non-Fiction/Prix Alexander-Kennedy-Isbister pour les études et essais Abandoned Manitoba:…

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Events for the week of October 10 to 16

Lancement du recueil de nouvelles Vices et déboires de l’auteur Marcien Ferland, le 14 octobre 2016 de 17 h à 19 h à la bibliothèque Gabrielle-Roy, au Manoir de la Cathédrale. (Les Éditions des Plaines)…

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A Tribute to J. Gordon Shillingford

The Association of Manitoba Book Publishers is sad to announce that publisher Gordon Shillingford passed away on Monday, January 25, 2016 after a brief illness.   Gordon Shillingford worked as a book publisher for nearly thirty…

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