• Black Bottle Man On Stage

    9781894283991Craig Russell’s celebrated novel, Black Bottle Man, has been adapted for the stage.

    You can catch the production at 2 or 8 PM on August 30th at the Bernie Theatre in Winnipeg (123 Doncaster Street). Tickets are $15 and available now at McNally Robinson Booksellers on Grant Avenue.

    Black Bottle Man was released in 2010 and went on to both win and be shortlisted for numerous awards. Catch this review of the novel from the CBC!  An MTS Documentary is also in the works. Congratulations Craig on the continuing success of this beloved novel for teens!

  • Exciting Fall List

    HauntedWpg_cover_v2While we are enjoying summer here at Great Plains, fall is on our mind.  We have strong list of books set to hit the shelves of your favourite local shop!

    Crime writer Mike McIntyre looks back at his 20 years covering the beat while historian Matt Komus is set to spook us with tales from the heart of the continent.  Ghosts are also haunting our Teen Fiction imprint with a sharp novel from Natasha Deen.  Enfield & Wizenty will publish short story collections from two fine literary writers, Deborah-Anne Tunney and Elaine McCluskey .

    See all of our Fall 2014 titles right here on our website and in our Fall 2014 catalogue!

  • Chistopher Dafoe in Winnipeg to launch In Search of Canada

    Christopher Dafoe Christopher Dafoe returns to Winnipeg to launch In Search of Canada: The Early Years of John Wesley Dafoe at McNally Robinson on June 26th.  The book was reviewed in the June 21st edition of the Winnipeg Free Press by Gerald Flood, who notes that “In Chris’ able hands [the biography] never reads like history. Rather, it reads, as [Chris] intended, as the story of a remarkable young man who accomplished greatness”.

    Join us at 7pm for the launch of this exciting biography of one of Canada’s most iconic journalists!

    Congratulations to John Toone, whose comic guide-book, Fishin’ For Dumbasses, has been a steady feature on the McNally Robinson Bestsellers list since its launch in May!