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

Great Power, Great Responsibility -- and a Great Deal!

May 6, 2015

In honour of The Avengers: Age of Ultron's massive opening weekend, we're offering a discount on all our comics-related books.

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Happy Earth Day!

April 22, 2015

In honour of Earth Day, John Terpstra opened today's Hamilton City Council meeting with poetry. Here's one of John's poems to continue the celebration.

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Goodreads Giveway

February 4, 2015

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

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New Releases

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Check here for our latest releases.

Events

Alexis von Konigslow at HIJ May 31

Alexis von Konigslow reads from her stunning debut novel this Sunday, May 31, at HIJ House Reading Series.

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Christine Fischer Guy on The Reading Line May 30

Christine Fischer Guy takes part in #BooksonBloor, a bike ride to promote literacy and infrastructure improvement in Toronto, this Saturday, May 30.

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Catherine Graham Reading May 24 Toronto

Callin' all ya lads and lassies! Celebrate all things Scottish this Sunday, May 24, at Windup Bird Cafe, with food and poetry.

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Tel: 905.972.9885

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