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For the past 26 years, The Word On The Street has been renowned for the quality and diversity of its event programming. See the lineup of incredible Canadian literary talent at the 27th festival on September 25, 2016.
Why are agents and publishers so hard to reach and why is it so hard to publish a book? Once you have the manuscript you have slaved over, how are you going to get it out there? Is self-publishing a solution? To answer these and other publishing questions, join our publishing pro for tips.
A former president and publisher of Penguin Books, Cynthia Good, also former Director of the Humber Creative Book Publishing Program, has worked in publishing for over twenty-five years and published such writers as John Ralston Saul, Michael Ignatieff, Michael Adams, Alice Munro, Mordecai Richler, Timothy Findley, Stuart McLean, Peter Robinson, Guy Gavriel Kay and many others.