Durvile Publications and UpRoute Imprint/

2017 Catalogue

Distributed by University of Toronto Press (UTP)
There are seven titles in the 2017 Durvile/UpRoute catalogue, seen below.

FALL/Winter 2017

Living in the Tall GrassCOMING SOON December 31, 2017
Living in the Tall Grass: Poems of Reconciliation

By Chief R. Stacey Laforme

Chief Stacey Laforme gives a history of his Anishnabe people through stories and poetry to let Canadians see through the eyes of the indigenous people. As he says, “This collection is a reflection of the world around us and our place within it.” READ MORE>>

UpRoute Books Imprint | Book Two in the ‘Every River Poems’ series
Trade Paper, $19.95 | E-book $16.95
ISBN: 978-1988824-05-5 | 128 Pages | Release, December 31, 2017

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Eyepiece

Eyepiece: Adventures in Canadian Film and Television

By Vic Sarin | Foreword by The Right Hon. Adrienne Clarkson
In Eyepiece, brilliant cinematographer and filmmaker Vic Sarin lays out the landscape of his life. The book starts with his formative years in India and carries on with stories about early days at CBC, working with top Canadian performers and personalities, and his recent feature films and documentaries. To Vic, the entertainment business is a window to magic. Touching people with his art and celebrating the human side comes through in every chapter, just as is comes through in every one of his films. READ MORE watch book trailer, excerpts and photos from the book and the launch party! >>

Book Three in the Durvile ‘Reflections’ series
Trade Paper, $35.00 | E-book $16.95 | 25 colour & 80 b/w photos
ISBN: 978-1-988824-02-4   | 276 Pages | Release, November 1, 2017

 

 

Shadow HymnsShadow Hymns
Photography by Austin Andrews

Shadow Hymns is an exploration of photojournalism and foreign correspondence by filmmaker Austin Andrews. Photo spreads in the book include Desert Sundials: Angles on the sand seas of Namibia; Pyramiden: Midnight latitudes of Svalbard, and Frontier Empire of Ascension Island.

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UpRoute Books Imprint | Trade Paper, $29.95 | E-book $16.95 | Full colour plates
ISBN: 978-1-988824-06-2  | 48 Pages | Release, November 1, 2017

RumbleSat Art from the Edge of Space

RumbleSat Art from the Edge of Space
Edited by Jim Parker, Lorene Shyba, and Rich Theroux 

This book celebrates the two RumbleSat Art in Space missions; the Canadian Space Agency AUSTRAL 2017 campaign, and the JP Aerospace AWAY 123 launch. Featured in the book is the art of over a hundred artists who created original work for the voyages to space, along with a selection of poetry, stories, and comics by the artists and curators. Now Available. READ MORE About the World Tour>>

UpRoute Books Imprint | Book Two in the ‘Artist Survival Activity’ series
Trade Paper, $29.95 | E-book $19.95 | Full colour plates
ISBN: 978-1-988824-04-8   | 32 Pages | Release, October 1, 2017

 


SPRING 2017 
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More Tough Crimes

More Tough Crimes: True Cases by Canadian Judges and Criminal Lawyers

Foreword by Hon. Patrick LeSage. Eds: William Trudell & Lorene Shyba.
More Tough Crimes follows the success of Tough Crimes and Shrunk, the first two books in the “True Cases Series.” From notorious cases to sensational strategies, this book provides readers with a window into the insightful thinking of some of Canada’s best legal minds.
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A percentage of sales goes to Canadian Women’s & Family Shelters
Book 3 in the Durvile ‘True Cases Series’
ISBN: 978-0-9947352-5-6 | 272 Pages | $29.95 | Release, May 31, 2017. Now Available

 

Less Painful Duties

Less Painful Duties: Reflections on the Revolution in the Legal ProfessionWritten by C.D. Evans QC
Less Painful Duties is a sequel to C.D. Evans’ memoir A Painful Duty: Forty Years at the Criminal Bar. In Less Painful Duties, Evans reflects on truly revolutionary changes that have come about within the Canadian legal profession.
READ MORE and watch the book trailer video.

Book Two in the Durvile Reflections series
ISBN: 978-0-9952322-1-1 | 160 Pages | $29.95 | Release, May 31, 2017. Now Available

 

 

A Wake in the Undertow

UpRoute Imprint Book

A Wake in the Undertow
Rumble House Poems

Written by Rich Theroux and Jess Szabo

This collection unveils two people in love as they disclose things survived, dig deep for sacred weapons, and face the tumult of running on fumes. This is a compelling work by Rich Theroux, the author of Stop Making Art and Die: Survival Activities for Artists, and Jess Szabo, a woman whose words radiate love, happiness, and generosity. READ MORE and watch the book trailer.

Book One in the ‘Every River Poems’ series | Trade Paper, $16.95 | E-book $9.95
ISBN 9780995232242  | 108 Pages | Release, July 1, 2017. Now Available

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