November 12, 2019 / Awards

“Catching the Light” has been longlisted by the International Dublin Literary Award!

Catching the Light has been longlisted by the prestigious International Dublin Literary Award! This is an international award whose aim is to promote excellence in world literature. A total of...
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October 23, 2019 / Awards

“As British as the King: Lunenburg County During the First World War” has been shortlisted by the Lunenburg Bound Literary Awards!

As British as the King: Lunenburg County During the First World War has been shortlisted by the Lunenburg Bound Literary Awards! The author previously wrote The August Gales: The Tragic...
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October 17, 2019 / Awards

“Be Prepared!” has been nominated for the Yellow Cedar Award!

Be Prepared!: The Frankie MacDonald Guide to Life, the Weather, and Everything has been nominated for the Yellow Cedar Award from the largest reading award program in Canada, the Forest...
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May 22, 2019 / Awards

There be Pirates! receives third award nomination

First it was the New Brunswick Book Award. Then it was the Hackmatack Children's Book Award. Now it's the Alberta-based Rocky Mountain Book Award. Joann Hamilton-Barry's There Be Pirates! has...
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May 14, 2019 / Awards

Nova Scotia Cookery, Then & Now up for an International Award

Nova Scotia Cookery - Then and Now, is a top three finalist in the Culinary History category at the Gourmand International Culinary Awards in Macao, China. This then-and-now cookbook pairs...
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May 2, 2019 / Awards

Nimbus Sets Awards Record!

    Nimbus Publishing and Vagrant Press received a record-setting 12 nominations at the 2019 Atlantic Book Awards shortlist announcement at Halifax City Hall this morning. The previous record was...
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April 22, 2019 / Interviews

New Podcast for Book Lovers!

 On Tuesday, April 23, Nimbus Publishing is launching an exciting new podcast for book lovers. Book Me! with Costas Halavrezos will focus on entertaining and illuminating interviews with the Atlantic Canadians...
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April 10, 2019 / Industry Events

Our Visit to Italy for the Bologna Children’s Book Fair

You’d be hard-pressed to find a book lover who wouldn’t enjoy a trip to Italy in the springtime for a gigantic book fair. So, as you can probably guess, it...
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March 29, 2019 / Awards

Five Nimbus Titles on the 2019-2020 Hackmatack Shortlist

Congratulations to Sarah Sawler (Be Prepared! and 100 Things You Don't Know About Atlantic Canada), Frankie MacDonald (Be Prepared!), Joann Hamilton-Barry (There Be Pirates!), Allison Lawlor (Broken Pieces), and Jacqueline...
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March 19, 2019 / Awards

There Be Pirates! up for a New Brunswick Book Award

Joann Hamilton-Barry's There Be Pirates! is a finalist for the 2019 Alice Kitts Memorial Award for Excellence in Children's Writing. The book is an accessible, full-colour history of East Coast piracy....
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