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Welcome to the Book Band

The Book Band places new authors and ideas into your hands.

We are pleased to introduce you to fine Canadian publishers and authors, some of whom you may not have heard about elsewhere. Explore the site. Discover new ideas. Buy books. Provide us with your feedback.

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Opening Notes

Celebrate books! April is Poetry Month in Canada and 2023 is the 25th anniversary of this celebration. Also in April, Canada celebrates Book Week (April 15-21) and Canada Book Day on April 23, which coincides with World Book Day. The Book Band Bookshop includes the works of many fine Canadian poets and writers – check it out!






In The Spotlight

In I was a Catholic ZionistTed Schmidt explains how he became alarmed by what the political movement is doing to Judaism.