Sue Taylor-Davidson lives in Ottawa. Her life has been full and happy, with a wonderful husband and 3 great step-children, a large extended family, commitment to Aboriginal issues, research jobs, library work, babies, animals (specifically cats), editing, NGOs dedicated to education and library development, lots of gardening, knitting, Shakespeare research, reading, art and writing. She… Continue reading Sue Taylor-Davidson
Born in 1983 and raised in various countries around the globe, S.M. Carrière has always felt drawn to epic tales of heroes and villains. An avid reader herself and despite always writing, she did not think of becoming an author until her final year of university, when she found herself compelled to the craft (when… Continue reading S. M. Carrière
Jamieson has been writing since a young age when he realized he could be writing instead of paying attention in school. Since then, he has created many worlds in which to live his fantasies and live out his dreams. He is a Number One Best Selling Author (he likes to tell people that a lot)… Continue reading Jamieson Wolf
Three years ago today, we were launching our very first title, along with this company. Today, we have 12 books and 3 games released, three more upcoming projects with contracts signed, and many more interesting projects under review. To all our fantastic authors, to all our amazing, dedicated editors, illustrators, and designers, to the executive committee… Continue reading Happy birthday, Renaissance!
Can-Con, or the Conference for Canadian Content in Speculative Art and Fiction, is one of our favourite events of the year. This year, our authors are going to be very present, on tons of panels, and even doing a special reading event!! We will be taking pitches (our preferred way of meeting new authors) on… Continue reading Come and see our authors at Can-Con!
Jen Desmarais A consummate student, Jennifer Desmarais has three degrees and just graduated from her fourth. The most recent being her diploma in Tourism and Travel at Algonquin College, which she uses in her day job with Orleans Travel & Cruise Centre, helping clients design trips with a geeky/nerdy theme. Co-founder of JenEric Designs, she creates… Continue reading Jen Desmarais
Eric Desmarais Éric has had an eclectic career which ranges from casino dealer to canal boat captain to radio station DJ. Since 2009, he’s worked as a layout artist and desktop publisher for the federal government. During his off time he works as a freelance layout artist for various Canadian-based authors and publishers, roasts gourmet… Continue reading Éric Desmarais
Cait Gordon Cait (pronounced like ‘cat’) Gordon is originally from Verdun, Québec and has been living in the suburbs of Ottawa since 1998. She worked for over two decades as a technical writer, then channelled her love for words into creative writing. She is the author of Life in the ’Cosm and The Stealth Lovers). Her… Continue reading Cait Gordon
Madonna Skaff-Koren Madona Skaff-Koren was a research technologist and now writes full time. She’s published several science-fiction and mystery short stories. One of her two recent stories, which appear in “The Whole She-Bang 2”, a Toronto Sisters in Crime anthology, was a Finalist in the Arthur Ellis award for excellence in Canadian crime writing. She lives in Ottawa, Canada. Her… Continue reading Author Madona Skaff-Koren
We are very pleased to announce that we have signed with mystery author Madona Skaff-Koren for her debut novel, Journey of a Thousand Steps. Look for her novel before Christmas or early next year!