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Summer launches, beach reads, and more!

Upcoming Events   Enfield & Wizenty author Katherine Koller will launch Winning Chance in Calgary on Thursday, July 25 at 1 p.m. at Loft 112. Be sure to attend to hear a reading from the collection and get your copy signed!     Yellow Dog author Monica Nawrocki will be visiting Winnipeg on Aug. 8 […]

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Award Nominations!

The Manitoba Book Awards have released their shortlist! Join us on Friday, May 3rd at the 2019 Manitoba Book Awards Gala as we celebrate Manitoba authors. More Abandoned Manitoba: Rivers, Rails and Ruins by Gordon Goldsborough Shortlisted for the McNally Robinson Book of the Year Award Shortlisted for the Mary Scorer Award for Best Book […]

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Spring List & Fall News!

Our latest e-news is set to hit inboxes Wednesday morning, November 7th! Do you want to join our mailing list? We send an e-newsletter out every few month or two with our publishing news. Sign up here! We’ll be announcing our Spring 2019 list, which you can check out here!

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Hot Summer to Fall Launches

Summer has been hot hot from coast to coast and we hope you have found time to curl up in the shade with a great book! It’s never too early to jot fall book launches into your calendars and we hope you can join us for the following Winnipeg events at McNally Robinson on Grant: […]

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Have A Glad Dad This June!

Father’s Day is coming and Great Plains has you covered! Share the image above on your social media pages and tell us a story about what make your dad (or the father figure in your life) special. Four books will be given to four winners*, with two helping to keep your #WpgWhiteout memories alive! *Winners […]

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Have you heard?

Our authors have gotten some great radio play this week! Curious about why Angie Abdou asks “why isn’t Thomas Trofimuk a household name?” Listen to her audio review of This Is All A Lie on CBC Alberta! Following Angie’s rave review, Daybreak Alberta hosted Thomas for an interview, which you can listen to here. Anne Mahon […]

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Yellow Dog Launches!

We have dates scheduled for the launches of our Yellow Dog titles this spring! April 12th – Anita Daher kicks things off with her novel, Forgetting How To Breathe. April 29th – Get ready for espionage at the launch of Family of Spies by Jodi Carmichael. May 11th – Colleen Nelson and Nancy Chappell-Pollack wrap the spring […]

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Starred Reviews & Bestsellers

Happy 2018! We are thrilled to start the new year with a starred review in Quill & Quire for Thomas Trofimuk’s This Is All A Lie. Grab your copy of this exceptional magazine for Canadian literature, which calls Thomas’ novel “a powerful, dazzling accomplishment.” This Is All A Lie has also been selected for The Complete […]

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Merry Christmas!

Warm greetings from Great Plains! We hope you are having a wonderful holiday season. See you in 2018! Read our latest e-news here. Want to receive Great Plains news in your inbox? Subscribe today!  

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