MEDIA and IN THE NEWS
Soup for Syria: Recipes to Celebrate
Our Shared Humanity by Barbara Abdeni Massaad (9781566560894
Publishing) is a much sought-after book, with donations going
to fund food and medical relief for Syrian refugees. Immigrant
Cookbook by Lelyla Moushabeck (9781566560382
Publishing), featured as one of The Village Voice's Best Food
Books also will donate to the ACLU for each copy sold.
Author Ren Behan
of Wild Honey & Rye: Modern Polish Recipes (9781623719982
Publishing) was interviewed by the food editor for the
National Post, and Postmedia newspapers, for an upcoming article that
will feature recipes and photographs.
AWARD WINNERS and NOMINEES and NOTABLE
Alou: My Baseball Journey by Felipe Alou (9781496201522
University of Nebraska Press) is a bestseller and the #1
baseball according to Amazon.ca
Woman Walk the Line by Holly Gleason (9781477313916
Press of Texas) is featured on the New York Times Best Music
Books 2017. People magazine called it
"a rhapsodic, moving look at music's transformative power". Don't miss
Photography books from
University of Texas Press have received
many accolades this year. Souls Against the Concrete by
Khalik Allah (9781477313145) and William Gedney: Only the Lonely
(9781477314838) are both on the New York Time's top photography books
Priests of Prosperity: How Central Bankers Transformed the
Postcommunist World by Juliet Johnson (9781501700224
Cornell University Press) was short listed for the 2017 Donner
Award, the largest non-fiction prize in Canada.
The Moor's Last Stand by Elizabeth Drayson (9781566560047
Publishing) has been chosen as a Best History Book of 2017 by
The Times (London).
The Aleppo Cookbook:
Celebrating the Legendary Cuisine of Syria by
Marlene Matar (97815666569972
Interlink Publishing) was selected
as one of the top 10 cookbooks of 2017 by Booklist, is now
available in trade paper. Tasting Georgia by Carla Capalbo
Interlink Publishing) was named one of
the best 9 cookbooks for 2017 by Atlantic Magazine.
The Know-It-Alls by Noam Cohen (9781620972106
The New Press),
has been included on the Huffington Post's "5 Hot Books" of 2017. Also
from The New Press, The Kids: The Children of LGBTQ Parents in the
USA by Gabriela Herman (9781620973677) has been included in an
8-page feature in the new Conde Nast publication, Them.
Art of Football by Michael Oriard (9780803290693
University of Nebraska Press) was included in the Wall Street
Journal's "What to Give: Books on Sports" 2017 gift guide. Also from the
University of Nebraska Press, Glory Days by
Melissa Fraterrigo (9781496201324) received a starred review in
Library Journal, and was named one of 2017's best by the Chicago
Review of Books.
RECOMMENDATIONS AND UPCOMING EVENTS
Contradictions of Pension Fund Capitalism edited by Kevin
Cornell University Press) was launched
in Toronto at the Steelworker's Hall in late March. Other events,
including Ottawa are planned.
by Gareth Williams (9780801479427
Cornell University Press) have invaded the ROM in Toronto.
The exhibition runs until April 2018.
by Leslie Tepper, along with BC based co-authors, (9780803296923
University of Nebraska Press) recently had a very successful
launch at the Museum of Vancouver, and is a must have, that coincides
with the Salish Weaving exhibit, now running at the UBC Museum of
Anthropology in Vancouver, BC.
Effective July 1, 2016 Codasat Canada Limited is
pleased to announce they will be representing and distributing books in
Cornell University Press.
All of the books above, or any
titles from the
publishers that we represent, can be ordered
University of Toronto Press Distribution