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.


The 5 Ws with Oana Avasilichioaei

August 26, 2015

The Canadian poet with the most vowels in her name (we're pretty sure) tackles the classic 5 Ws for the second installment of our new blog feature.

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The Story Behind the Story: DD Miller's "The Wrong Numbers"

August 19, 2015

In another of our new features, DD Miller tells how he came up with the idea for his story "The Wrong Numbers," from his debut collection published in 2014.

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The First Edition by Kathleen McConnell

August 12, 2015

In another of our new features, Kathy Mac tells us all about her firsts --- literary and otherwise.

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Alexis von Konigslow Open Book Toronto's Writer in Residence for September

All this month, Wolsak & Wynn author Alexis von Konigslow will be Writer in Residence on Open Book Toronto.

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Amber McMillan on HOWL Radio Show August 18

Amber McMillan joins Nancy Bullis on HOWL, CIUT 89.5, to discuss her debut poetry collection next Tuesday, August 18, at 10:30 p.m. Listen in!

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Alexis von Konigslow Judging ToNoMa This Weekend!

Wolsak & Wynn novelist Alexis von Konigslow will judge the Toronto Novel Marathon, running July 31 to August 3.

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