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…

Crossing Over to Paranormal

We are pleased to welcome Jennifer Walsh to the Rebelight team of authors. Her upcoming YA paranormal/contemporary crossover is full of twists and turns that kept us scrolling through the pages pages – and we know it will keep you on the edge of your seat too!  After working as a writer in Alberta’s educational and e-learning field for a number of years, Jennifer was selected to … Read more…

One Year, Two Books for Gabrielle Goldstone

Dreams came true in 2015 for Winnipeg author Gabriele Goldstone – twice! Rebelight is proud to announce that the first two books in her historical Katya’s Stone Series were launched this year. Red Stone, a novel exploring the harrowing journey of a young Russian/German girl during the time of Stalin’s regime, was originally published as Kulak’s Daughter by Blooming Tree Press in 2010. When Blooming Tree closed its doors, Goldstone … Read more…

Move over, Augustus and Hazel Grace

UPDATED. On November 24, 2015 a Facebook launch party announced the arrival of Rosie Greenway’s contempory young adult novel, Hannah Both Ways. This witty read has great appeal for anyone who has ever experienced the worry and wonder of falling in love, or the pain of high school social dynamics. The celebration generated delightful banter between fellow-writers, Suzanne Costigan (Empty Cup), Melinda Friesen (Enslavement), and Gabrielle … 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…