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Kobo’s Indie Store Sale (Part 2): Children and Teen Fiction Titles for Less than $5!

Last week we showcased our adult fiction titles in Kobo’s Indie Store Sale, so this week we present you our children and teen titles on sale for only $3.99 and up! Now is the time to get your March Break read early, and save! Sale period ends March 14th, 2018. 1. A Blinding Light by Julie Lawson 2. Black

10 Great Books to Get Kids Reading Over March Break!

Get kids excited about reading by giving them what they want to read! Join us in celebrating local authors and illustrators during March Break with this collection of children’s books from beloved authors like Sheree Fitch, George Elliott Clarke, Jennifer McGrath, and lots more! 1. The Snow Knows In this deceptively simple children’s picture book, a pair

8 Inspirational Stories about Canadian Women for International Women’s Day

This International Women’s Day, we would like to take the opportunity and highlight eight biographies/memoirs of interesting women who have lived in various parts of the Maritimes. Each of the books share stories of courage, perseverance, and influence that we can all learn from and be inspired by. Happy International Women’s Day to everyone, from Nimbus! 1. Mona Parsons:

Kobo’s Indie Store Sale (Part 1): Fiction Titles for Less than $5!

It’s nearly spring, which means it’s time to show everyone the best of independent Canadian publishing through Kobo’s Indie Store Sale! Don’t miss this chance to buy your next top-selling Nimbus ebook(s) for more than 50% off their original price(s)! Sale period ends March 14th, 2018. 1. A Bird on Every Tree by Carol Bruneau 2. After Many Years

10 African Heritage Books from Atlantic Canada

February is African Heritage Month and Atlantic Canada has been home to influential African Canadians for more than 400 years. To honour these rich legacies and stories, we have collected our top 10 titles to showcase the culture and deep-rooted history that has helped to build and shape our Atlantic history and the communities we share. 1. Black Battalion 1916-1920:

8 Dog-Themed Picture Books for Chinese New Year 2018

It’s time to ring in Chinese New Year! As we enter the Year of the Dog, celebrate with these 8 picture books showcasing man’s best friend. 1. A Breed Apart The Nova Scotia Duck Tolling Retriever is Canada’s first and only true Canadian bred dog. For almost two hundred years the dog was unknown outside

OLA Super Conference

Nimbus publicists Matt McNeill and Karen McMullin attended the Ontario Library Association Super Conference on Thursday, February 1st and Friday, February 2nd. This year, there were upwards of 4,700 librarians in attendance. Eight authors signed books at the Nimbus booth, including: Graham Steele, The Effective Citizen Julie Lawson, A Blinding Light Veronika Martenova Charles, The Land Beyond the

The Snow Knows Wins the Marilyn Baillie Picture Book Award

Congratulations to this year’s winners at the Canadian Children’s Book Centre Awards! Especially to Jennifer McGrath and Josée Bisaillon for winning the Marilyn Baillie Picture Book Award for their book, The Snow Knows.

Quill & Quire’s Book of the Year 2017

Quill & Quire has announced Simon Thibault‘s Pantry and Palate: Remembering and Rediscovering Acadian Food as one of 2017’s Book of the Year! ‘Thibault’s deep yet heartfelt investigation of the cuisine is a standout among Canadian cookbooks published this year.’ Quill & Quire, December issue, 2017  

Ontario Tourism Award

    Congratulations to photographer and author George Fischer for winning the Ontario Tourism Awards of Excellence, the 2017 Travel Media Photography Award!