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Our Newest Team Member

We here at Great Plains Publications are delighted to welcome Keith Cadieux as our new Marketing Director. Keith brings with him a range of experience working with several different arts organizations, writing and publishing experience, and he was a co-editor of an Enfield & Wizenty title: The Shadow Over Portage & Main. We’re excited to […]

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We’re Hiring a Marketing Director!

Location: Winnipeg, ManitobaJob Type: Marketing Director, Part TimeDate Posted: June 29, 2021Application Deadline: July 19, 2021Start Date: Flexible DESCRIPTION Great Plains Publications is seeking a motivated, detail-oriented and enthusiastic candidate for the position of Marketing Director. The Marketing Director will plan and secure publicity for Great Plains titles while developing and maintaining strong relationships with […]

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Great Plains is Moving!

As of June 22, 2021, Great Plains Publications will be located in Winnipeg’s Lord Roberts neighbourhood. Please note our new mailing address: 320 Rosedale AveWinnipeg, MBR3L 1L8 Our contact information is otherwise unchanged. We are forwarding mail from our previous address for a limited time. Orders purchased through our website for pick-up in Winnipeg will […]

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National Indigenous Peoples Day

Today is National Indigenous Peoples Day, a day for all Canadians to recognize and celebrate the unique heritage, diverse cultures and outstanding contributions of First Nations, Inuit and Métis peoples.⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀At Great Plains, we celebrate the works of Richard Van Camp, whose book Night Moves was recently released as an audiobook; Errol Ranville’s memoir Run As […]

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Night Moves and Abandoned Manitoba Audiobooks Now Available

We’re thrilled to announce the release of Night Moves and Abandoned Manitoba in audiobook format. You can now purchase these reader-favourite Great Plains Publications titles everywhere audiobooks are sold. We are taking steps to ensure our books are accessible to all readers, and the release of these audiobooks bring us one step closer to this […]

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How to Find Canadian Books

When you’re looking for your next great read, do you seek out books by Canadian authors? If you’re in Manitoba, you might be especially likely to do so. Google search trends show that in the year 2020, Manitoba had the highest proportion of searches for “Canadian books” compared to other provinces. You can see a […]

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2020 Holiday Gift Guide

Our 2020 Holiday Gift Guide is here to help you make your gift list and check it twice. We know your gifts this year will be filled with local love! In the guide you’ll find our latest and best books to make your holiday shopping simple. Featuring primarily Manitoba authors, these books will interest folks […]

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Join us at our Outdoor Book Sale!

On Sunday, August 9 from 10:30 a.m. to 4:00 p.m., Great Plains Publications is holding an outdoor book sale right on our front porch. We’re offering a selection of new and backlist titles at discounted prices so you can spend the rest of your summer reading the works of authors from Manitoba and beyond. If […]

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Spring 2020 update

It’s safe to say we’ve finally reached spring in Winnipeg. We hope you’re enjoying the sunny weather with great books to keep you company. Today, we’re bringing you an assortment of positive book-related news. Coop the Great goes to Germany!We’re thrilled to announce that German language rights of Coop the Great have been sold to […]

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COVID-19 Update

Great Plains Publications is staying up to date with the recommendations provided by officials during the COVID-19 pandemic. Your health and safety is important to us. Here are the steps we have taken as a company: As of March 16, all employees of Great Plains Publications have transitioned to working remotely. This ensures we are […]

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3 Questions with Winter Willow Author Deborah-Anne Tunney

Winter Willow is Deborah-Anne Tunney’s second book published by Great Plains Publications under the Enfield & Wizenty imprint. Her first, A View from the Lane, was published in 2016. We caught up with her to chat about her writing process, book inspirations, and her advice for aspiring writers. How did your writing process for Winter […]

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Holiday Gift Guide 2019

  Fear not holiday shoppers, our interactive Holiday Gift Guide is here!   We developed this guide to showcase some of our favourite regional and national titles for the casual readers, the coffee table book browsers, and the bibliophiles in your life.   Click on a title or a book cover to read the book […]

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