Ottawa Small Press Book Fair & Meet the Presses Indie Literary Market

Come see Apt. 9 Press at the Ottawa Small Press Book Fair tomorrow. Same book fair place, same book fair time as usual: 12:00-5:00pm at the Jack Purcell Community Centre. We’ll have brand new titles from Nelson Ball and Michael e. Casteels, still-fairly-new titles from Marilyn Irwin and Lillian Nećakov, and somewhat-less-new-but-still-exciting titles from Christine McNair , Ben Ladouceur, and the Accord ofContinue reading “Ottawa Small Press Book Fair & Meet the Presses Indie Literary Market”

An Accord of Poets – One-Year Anniversary and Sale

One year ago today, I was excited and lucky to be starting a five-day poetry reading tour with Jesslyn Gagno, Jeff Blackman, Justin Million, and Rachael Simpson. We read in Ottawa, Montreal, Toronto, Peterborough (and later Kingston). Apt. 9 published its first book with a spine to coincide with the tour, and today, to mark the one year-anniversary, that book is on sale forContinue reading “An Accord of Poets – One-Year Anniversary and Sale”

New Titles | Irwin and Nećakov!

Apt. 9 is proud to make available two new chapbooks: the blue, blue there by Marilyn Irwin and The Lake Contains an Emergency Room by Lillian Nećakov. Books are available online now, will be available at the Ottawa Small Press Book Fair on Saturday June 13, and don’t miss Marilyn reading from her chapbook atContinue reading “New Titles | Irwin and Nećakov!”

Apt. 9 Press: A Bibliography (2009-2015)

Apt. 9 has been quiet since our very busy Fall season. Plans are underway for our Spring titles to be released at the Ottawa Small Press Book Fair on June 13, 2015. Full details to follow. The website has received a minor redesign. As Apt. 9’s list grew, things became increasingly unwieldy on the old website. ThisContinue reading “Apt. 9 Press: A Bibliography (2009-2015)”