Welcome

Wolsak and Wynn is a quirky literary press based in the heart of Hamilton. With steel mills on one side of us, the Niagara escarpment on the other and Toronto somewhere off in the distance we spend our time producing brilliant, highly individual and sometimes provocative books. Wander through our site to see books by writers including Oana Avasilichioaei, Gregory Betts, David Collier, Glen Downie, Christine Fischer Guy, Catherine Graham, David Groulx, Richard Harrison, Ken Howe, Jeanette Lynes, D. D. Miller, Catherine Owen, Robert Priest, Tanis Rideout, Heather Spears, Moez Surani, John Terpstra, Alexis von Konigslow, Naomi Beth Wakan and Ian Williams. We’ve an author for almost every letter of the alphabet.

News

Our book of jazz history has become part of jazz history!

July 6, 2016

David Neil Lee is the only Canadian author included in the Bowery's signage project.

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Win the spring 2016 Buckrider Books

July 5, 2016

Enter to win 1 copy of each of the 2016 spring Buckrider Books titles!

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What's in a Name? (Potentially, a Free Book)

May 1, 2016

Susan Perly talks the power of names, how she named the characters in her new book, and how you can win a signed copy of said book in our latest contest.

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New Releases

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Check here for our latest releases.

Events

Spring Buckrider Books Launch May 12!

Join us at The Monarch Tavern to celebrate the latest offerings from our Buckrider Books imprint.

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Jeanette Lynes Wins Saskatchewan Book Award!

Bedlam Cowslip: The John Clare Poems takes home the Poetry prize.

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Shawn Selway in May's Numero Cinq

Pick up the latest issue of Numero Cinq for an essay from Hamiltonian, and Wolsak & Wynn-er, Shawn Selway.

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Hamilton, ON L8R 2L3

Tel: 905.972.9885

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