• On The Same Page

    OTSPShortListGreat Plains Publications once again has a title on the short list for On The Same Page Manitoba.  Stuck In The Middle: Dissenting Views of Winnipeg is in the running to be chosen as Manitoba’s next Book Club pick.  The public is encouraged to vote for their choice between now and September 15th.  On September 11th, excerpts from all of the books will be read at McNally Robinson on Grant.

    On The Same Page is an initiative of The Winnipeg Foundation and Winnipeg Public Library, and encourages all Manitobans to read, and talk about, the same book at the same time.  Congratulations Bartley Kives and Bryan Scott! 

  • 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!