A Canada Reads 2021 Giveaway!

Recently, the CBC Books’ Canada Reads event released their 2021 longlist, and three of the titles that TMR has reviewed over the past year were on it. They are, in no particular order:

To celebrate, The Miramichi Reader is giving away one (1) three-book bundle of the above books!…

The Hush Sisters Blog Tour and Giveaway

You can read our review of The Hush Sisters here.

The Hush Sisters
by Gerard Collins
Genre: Gothic Fiction
Sissy and Ava Hush are estranged, middle-aged sisters with little in common beyond their upbringing in a peculiar manor in downtown St. John’s. With both parents now dead, the siblings must decide what to do with the old house they’ve inherited.

Winter 2020 #ReadAtlantic Giveaway!

We at TMR think it is time for an early winter giveaway of four great titles from #ReadAtlantic publishers. These four titles represent three different publishers: Pottersfield Press, Breakwater Books and Nimbus Publishing. There is a novel, a collection of poetry, a short story collection and a non-fiction title. Something for everyone, to give or keep for yourself!

A prize pack worth over $80.00!

TMR/Breakwater Books Summer Giveaway!

June 26, 2020: this contest is closed, and the winning number was 2.

The Miramichi Reader in association with Newfoundland & Labrador’s Breakwater Books is happy to announce an exclusive summer giveaway of a trio of books to kickstart your summer reading. Included in this bundle are:

  • Melt by Heidi Wicks: “Shifting radiantly between the late nineties and the present day, Melt explores the life-sustaining anatomy of friendship and the complex relationships we have with our pasts.”

Win the Spring 2020 Nightwood Editions Poetry Pack!

the spring 2020 Nightwood Editions poetry pack! We are giving away two sets!

Moore Hype in conjunction with The Miramichi Reader is pleased to bring you an exclusive giveaway in which two winners will receive three brand-new, good-smellin’ fresh off the press Spring 2020 poetry titles from Nightwood Editions of B.C. Two of the three have been reviewed here at TMR; follow the links below to open the review in a new window.…

National Poetry Month 2020 Giveaway!

2020 is National Poetry Month and The Miramichi Reader has been putting out poetry and poetry news & reviews like never before, thanks to Bill Arnott, our West Coast Editor and Chris Banks, our Poetry editor. Now, we would like to give away some new collections of poetry. There is a bundle of three titles, two from Silver Bow Publishing, Rithumus Aeternam and Rainforest in Russet and one from ECW Press, which is Midlife Action Figure, Chris Banks’ latest collection of poems.…

Free Copies of The Madrigal by Dian Day

Author Dian Day is, while supplies last, giving away copies of her latest book, The Madrigal for free. Ms. Day is an excellent author of Canadian literary fiction. Her two books, The Clock of Heaven and most recently, The Madrigal, are two of my personal favourites.

Earlier today, I received this email which Ms. Day sent out to select Canadian bloggers:

As some of you will know, my partner and I had a difficult year in 2019, and several attempts at touring with my most recent novel, The Madrigal, had to be cancelled.

Announcing The Miramichi Reader’s First Ever Book Giveaway!

I should qualify that header title with the words “multi-book” giveaway, as I have given away a book here and there in the distant past. This time, however, I have several east coast publishers onboard: New Brunswick’s Goose Lane Editions, Nova Scotia’s Nimbus Publishing and Newfoundland’s Breakwater Books. How can you win a free book, you ask?

The Procedure

Entering to win a free book is easy.…