A Home for New Authors

Of thirteen authors who signed with Rebelight, five are new to the world of publishing. In other words, over 38 per cent of Rebelight authors have chosen to publish their first novel with us! These days, it seems increasingly difficult for new authors to break into the publishing industry, so why is Rebelight taking risks on unknown talent? Our mandate. Rebelight was formed by four Canadian … Read more…

Welcome Brenda Joyce Leahy!

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

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…

Welcome Sean Cummings!

Sean Cummings, author of YA urban fantasy thrillers, joins Rebelight to bring you a fast-paced, hilarious MG mystery. Think Scooby-doo meets Nancy Drew. Where have all the cats gone? Could it be an alien abduction? Never fear, Penelope Ann Pickersgill is on the case and she’s keeping an eye on her eccentric, hippy grandma. Sean’s latest story hooks you in the first chapter and keeps … Read more…

Cranking the Heat with a Clever Teen Romance

Half-way through Rosie Greenway’s manuscript we knew we had to have it. Ms. Greenway’s strong voice, unique characters, heart-fluttering romance and approach to contemporary teen issues make this a can’t-put-it-down read. Her novel launches in the fall of 2015. We can’t wait to share this fabulous read with you. Find Rosie on twitter at @Rosie_Greenway.

Bring on the Voltpunk!

We are pleased to welcome Edward Willett to the Rebelight family of authors. Edward has authored dozens of fiction and non-fiction books–and he’s scheduled to release five more this year! The voltpunk fantasy he brings to Rebelight will knock your socks off. What is voltpunk? Let’s put it this way: steampunk involves the use of steam to power their technology, dieselpunk uses diesel engines to power theirs, and … Read more…