Move over, Augustus and Hazel Grace

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November 24, 2015 marked the launch of Hannah Both Ways, a witty and engaging contemporary young adult novel by Rosie Greenway. With intertwining elements of social media abuse, human diversity, and romance, this read has appeal for anyone who has ever experienced the worry and wonder of falling in love, or the pain of high school social dynamics.  We celebrated Hannah’s arrival on Facebook with games … Read more…

Laughter and Fun withTo Catch a Cat Thief

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What happens when a 10-year-old and her exuberant hippie grandma go in search of missing cats? Plenty! On November 9, Saskatchewan author Sean Cummings launched his humorous middle grade novel, To Catch a Cat Thief, at McNally Robinson Booksellers, Saskatoon. Family, friends, and fellow writers joined Sean to welcome this laugh-out-loud adventure onto bookshelves. During the book blog tour that followed, bloggers reported oodles laughter in … Read more…

Wonder Horse Launches

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On May 24, Anita Daher launched her brand new book, Wonder Horse, at McNally Robinson Booksellers in Winnipeg. Friends, fans and family gathered in the atrium to hear stories about the real horse, Wager, who inspired the book. Instead of sharing a traditional reading from her new work,  Anita invited several of her actor friends to delight the audience with a theatrical presentation. Rebelight is thrilled to … Read more…

Welcome Brenda Joyce Leahy!

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Calgary author Brenda Joyce Leahy immediately captured our attention with a lush, imaginative story set in the art community of Paris, 1900. With a colourful palette that explores early feminism, mystery, and art, she draws us into  the tumultuous and breathtaking world of a young woman who longs to shape her life with a paintbrush despite her parents’ plans to marry her off. Brenda’s books is scheduled for a Spring … Read more…

Debut Novelist Signs with Rebelight

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One of our mandates at Rebelight is to unearth new talent—and we are thrilled to announce that we’ve sign Scarlett Kol for her debut novel, a YA paranormal. What’s it about? A family secret that lay dormant since the day Avery was born awakens and changes her life forever. This manuscript has everything we look for in a crack the spine, blow your mind novel—a … Read more…

Rebelight Makes its Mark


Rebelight Publishing Inc. takes children’s literature by storm with two of their first three published works up for Manitoba Book Awards. Missing in Paradise by Larry Verstraete and Empty Cup by Suzanne Costigan are on the shortlist for the McNally Robinson Books for Young People Award, older category. Congratulations Larry and Suzanne! In addition, two members of the Rebelight team are shortlisted for works in … Read more…


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Coming Soon
The Flames of Nevyana by Edward Willett
Subversion by Melinda Friesen