MEDIA and IN THE NEWS
world watches the heartbreaking stories of Syrian refugees, the question
from many Canadians is what they can do to help. What about a Soup for
Syria Community Challenge? Soup for Syria: Recipes to Celebrate
Our Shared Humanity by Barbara Abdeni Massaad (9781566560894
Publishing) is now available. Visit The Soup
for Syria website - http://soupforsyria.com
for more information about this great world wide
fund raising project.
AWARD WINNERS and NOMINEES and NOTABLE
We Too Sing America: South Asian, Arab, Muslim, and Sikh
Immigrants Shape Our Multiracial Future by Deepa Iyer
The New Press) has been selected
as one of the recipient's for the American Book Award. The book
is also one of the American Library Association's Booklist
magazine Top Ten Multicultural Nonfiction Books of the Year.
Strangers in Their Own Land by Arlie Russell Hochschild
The New Press) has been long-listed for
the National Book Award Nonfiction.
The Jemima Code: Two Centuries of African-American Cookbooks by
Toni Tipton-Martin (9780292745483
of Texas Press) has won the James Beard Award (Reference and
Scholarship) for 2016. It
also was the winner of the 2016 Art of Eating
Award for Best Food Book of the Year.
And from the International Association of
Culinary Professionals (IACP) Occidental Arts and
Ecology Center Cookbook: Fresh-from-the-Garden Recipes for Gatherings
large and Small (9781603585132
Green Publishing) has won in the Food Matters
category for 2016.
The New Jim Crow by Michelle Alexander (9781595586438
The New Press)
has been selected by Mark Zuckerberg, founder of Facebook, for his
on-line book club. Six years after publication, this book is still
on the NY Times Bestseller list.
RECOMMENDATIONS AND UPCOMING EVENTS
Alain Mabanckou, author of The
Lights of Pointe-Noire (9781620971901
Press) will be at the Vancouver Writer's festival in October.
The Heal Your Gut Cookbook:
Nutrient-Dense Recipes for Intestinal Health Using the GAPS Diet
by Hilary Boynton and Mary G Brackett (9781603585613
Green Publishing) is a must-have for anyone following the GAPS Diet.
Also available, the book that
started it all - Gut and Psychology Syndrome by Natasha Campbell-McBride (9780954852023).
Effective July 1, 2016 Codasat Canada Limited is
pleased to announce they will be representing and distributing books in
Cornell University Press.
All of the books above, or any
titles from the
publishers that we represent, can be ordered
University of Toronto Press Distribution