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.


In Julie’s Kitchen: Local Bookseller Blogs Her Way Through Colonia Cookbook

October 7, 2014

Hamilton bookseller Julie Gordon tackles Vince Agro's cookbook/memoir Julie-and-Julia-style.

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Win a Free Book in Our Fabulous Fall Facebook Contest

September 17, 2014

Celebrate #ThrowbackThursday by sharing your favourite throwback title from Wolsak & Wynn on September 18, and you could get one of our new titles free!

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Vince Agro Makes a Stir on CHCH Morning Live

September 10, 2014

In case you missed his appearance on CHCH Morning Live Monday morning, here's a clip of Vince Agro whipping up pizza and talking In Grace's Kitchen with Annette Hamm.

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New Releases


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Claire Caldwell at words(on)stages November 20

Claire Caldwell reads at words(on)stages' (parenthetical) issue four launch at The Central -- Thursday, November 20, at 7:30 p.m.

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Claire Caldwell at Videofag Friday, November 21

Claire Caldwell is one of many local artists celebrating the return of Unhealthy, Badly at Videofag in Kensington Market on Friday, November 21 at 7 p.m.

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Claire Caldwell at Pivot November 26

Claire Caldwell reads at Pivot's 2014 Fall Finale on Wednesday, November 26, at 8 p.m. Pivot readings are held at the Press Club and are pay what you can.

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