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.


Goodreads Giveway

February 4, 2015

We're giving away 3 copies of Peter Midgley's Counting Teeth on Goodreads!

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A Nervous City wins at the Hamilton Literary Awards

January 6, 2015

Congratulations to Chris Pannell!

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Holiday Giveaway

December 11, 2014

Follow us on social media and win free books!

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New Releases


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National Poetry Month Begins April 1

Today's the day! No, not April Fool's (well, that too) but the beginning of National Poetry Month!

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David Haskins in Sarnia April 11

The author of This House is Condemned joins several others at the Bluewater Reading Series.

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Erina Harris Reads in Toronto April 9

Erina Harris joins fellow feminist eco-poet Julie Joosten for a reading and discussion at the Toronto New School of Writing.

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Tel: 905.972.9885

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