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Rainbow Caterpillar - Toronto

165 Lauder Avenue
ON M6E 3H3
Tel. +1 647-975-8800

Librairie du centre - Ottawa

435 Donald Street
ON K1K 4X5
Tel. +1 613 747-1553

Librairie du Soleil - Ottawa

33 George Street
ON K1N 8W5
Tel. +1 613 241-6999

Librairie Matulu - Edmundston

114, rue de l'Eglise
NB E3V 1J8
Tel. +1 506-736-6277

Librairie Le Bouquin - Tracadie-Sheila

3360 Dr Victor LeBlanc Boulevard
NB E1X 0E1
Tel. +1 506 393-0918

Librairie Pélagie - Caraquet

171 St.-Pierre Boulevard West
NB E1W 1B7
Tel. +1 506 726-9777

Librairie Pélagie - Shippagan

221 J.-D.-Gauthier Boulevard
NB E8S 1N2
Tel. +1 506 336-9777

Librairie Pélagie - Bathurst

14 Douglas Street
NB E2A 7S6
Tel. +1 506 547-9777

Librairie acadienne - Moncton

Université de Moncton
Pavillon Léopold-Taillon
18 avenue Antonine-Maillet
NB E1A 3E9
Tel. +1 506-858-4140

Librairie La Grande Ourse - Moncton

577 Main
NB E1C 1C6
Tel. +1 506-853-7554

Association of Canadian Publishers

The Association of Canadian Publishers (ACP) represents approximately 135 Canadian-owned and controlled book publishers from across the country.

BookNet Canada

BookNet Canada is a non-profit organization that develops technology, standards, and education to serve the Canadian book industry. 

Bureau international de l'Edition française

The Bureau international de l'Edition française (BIEF) is a French association responsible for the international promotion of French publishing.


BookFrance, the international French book portal, was founded by the Centre national du Livre, in association with the Bureau international de l’édition française  (BIEF) and the Institut français.

Canada Council for the Arts

The Canada Council forthe Arts is Canada's national arm's lenght arts funding agency.

Centre national du Livre

The Centre national du Livre (CNL) is thearm's legnth agency of the French Ministry of Culture for the promotion of books and reading through the support of authors, publishers, translators, booksellers and librarians.

Institut français

The Institut français is the French institution in charge to promote and foster French culture abroad.

Canadian Heritage

Canadian Heritage is the Canadian department of the government which promotes and fosters Canadian culture, arts, official languages, sports and citizenship.


IFVerso is an online database which lists 70,000 French books translated in over 40 languages.


Literature and books from the French weekly magazine Le nouvel Observateur.

Books and Ideas

Books and Ideas is an online journal addressing intellectual debates.

Le Magazine littéraire

Le Magazine littéraire is a French magazine dedicated to books and literature.

Le Monde des livres

Literature and books from the French newspaper Le Monde. (Website in French)

Les Inrocks

The French cultural magazine Les Inrocks offers quality book reviews and new title listings. (Website in French)


Lire is a French monthly magazine dedicated to books. (Website in French)

Livres Hebdo

Livres Hebdo is a French weekly magazine aimed at books professionals. (Website in French)

Paris Review

Paris Review is a literary magazine featuring original writing, art, and in-depth interviews with famous writers.

Quill & Quire

Quill & Quire is a Canadian monthly magazine aimed at books professionals.

Publishers Weekly

Publishers Weekly is a weekly news magazine focused on the international book publishing business. It is targeted at publishers, booksellers, librarians, literary agents, authors and the media.

Paris Book Fair

One of the biggest events in the French literary world, the Salon du Livre is an annual international book fair in Paris for publishers and booksellers.

Brick Books

Brick Books is the only website in Canada that specializes in publishing poetry books.

Angoulême International Comics Festival

Angoulême International Comics Festival is one of the leading European events dedicated to comics.


Descant is a quarterly literary journal that showcases poetry, prose, essay, memoir and art.

Etonnants Voyageurs

Etonnants voyageurs is a French festival dedicated to book and film.

The Walrus

The Walrus is a monthly magazine committed to presenting the best work by the best writers and artists from Canada and elsewhere.