Books published by Douglas & McIntyre Limited

And No Birds Sang

Douglas & McIntyre Limited | September 11, 2012 | 256 pages
Feisty icon; passionate Canadian; unrelenting foe of all pretension; energetic provocateur-at-large and most importantly, superb and dedicated writer, there cannot be a Canadian alive who is unaware fo the legacy that is Farley Moawt. And No Bird Sangand Whale for the Killingare the first books in... More Info

The Urban Homesteading Cookbook

Douglas & McIntyre Limited | March 16, 2015 | 224 pages
With food culture in the midst of a do-it-yourself renaissance, urbanites everywhere are relishing craft beers, foraged ingredients, sustainable seafoods, ethically raised meats and homemade condiments and charcuterie. Inspired by the delicious creativity of local artisans, chefs, brewmasters and... More Info

The Oil Man and the Sea

Douglas & McIntyre Limited | April 28, 2017 | 264 pages
A journalist and travel writer, along with his companions, travels aboard a 41-foot sailboat, exploring a profoundly volatile environment along the Northern Gateway that is set to be the new route for supertankers loaded with 2 million barrels of oil. Original.  More Info

Decade of Fear

Douglas & McIntyre Limited | April 28, 2017 | 271 pages
Recounts the decade since the September 11, 2001 terrorist attacks through the author's interviews with presidents, warlords, spies, global terrorists, and widows.  More Info

The Book of Kale and Friends

Douglas & McIntyre Limited | August 12, 2014 | 224 pages
Following the success of her bestseller The Book of Kale, Sharon Hanna is back, teaming up with gardening editor Carol Pope for The Book of Kale and Friends. There are good reasons why the Kale Revolution is growing — this humble leafy green is one of the healthiest vegetables on earth, it... More Info

Writing with Grace

Douglas & McIntyre Limited | October 14, 2014 | 208 pages
When Judy McFarlane is asked if she will help Grace, a woman with Down syndrome who dreams of becoming a famous writer, she realizes she holds deep, unacknowledged fears — that Grace will be a dull-eyed young woman who can’t read, let alone write, or that she might become agitated, even lash... More Info

Klee Wyck

Douglas & McIntyre Limited | March 11, 2004 | 152 pages
The legendary Emily Carrwas primarily a painter, but she first gained recognition as a writer. Her first book, published in 1941, was titled Klee Wyck( "Laughing One"), in honour of the name that the Native people fo the west coast gave her as an intrepid young woman. The book was a hit with both... More Info

I Am a Japanese Writer

Douglas & McIntyre Limited | May 1, 2011 | 182 pages
A black writer from Montreal sells a book with only a title; when he can't write the story and starts living it he becomes a celebrity until things start to go wrong.  More Info

Vij's at Home

Douglas & McIntyre Limited | April 1, 2011 | 230 pages
The team behind the world famous Vij’s and Rangoli restaurants in Vancouver have an approachable follow-up to their award-winning, bestselling cookbook Vij’s: Elegant and Inspired Indian Cuisine. The easily adaptable, versatile recipes in Vij's at Home are tailored for busy households like... More Info

One Native Life

Douglas & McIntyre Limited | July 14, 2009 | 257 pages
One Native Lifeis Richard Wagamese’s look back at the long road he traveled in reclaiming his identity. It's about the things he's learned as a human being, a man, and an Ojibway. Whether he's writing about playing baseball, running away with the circus, listening to the wind, or meeting Johnny... More Info

Light at the Edge of the World

Douglas & McIntyre Limited | April 28, 2007 | 202 pages
The author recounts his journeys throughout the world to explore the wealth of human diversity, and argues for the preservation of endangered traditional cultures in regions ranging from the Amazon to the Canadian Arctic to Tibet.  More Info

The House of All Sorts

Douglas & McIntyre Limited | April 28, 2017 | 196 pages
Before winning recognition as an artist and writer, Emily Carr served as landlady to an apartment building where she bred English sheep dogs to supplement a meager income. A collection of stories about those hard-working days, The House of All Sorts features vividly portrayed tenants who frequently... More Info

The Jade Peony

Douglas & McIntyre Limited | April 28, 1995 | 238 pages
In this award-winning novel, three children come of age in an immigrant Chinese family living in Vancouver during the early 1940s. Side by side, the family survives hardships and heartbreaks with grit and humor, discovers this new land, and never forgets their common ground.  More Info

Fred Herzog

Douglas & McIntyre Limited | November 15, 2011 | 197 pages
The definitive book about the stunning oeuvre of a pioneer of colour photography -- Vancouver's Fred Herzog. For more than five decades, Fred Herzoghas focused his lens on street life, and his striking colour photographs -- of vacant lots, second-hand shops, neon signs and working-class people --... More Info
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The Last Maasai Warriors

Douglas & McIntyre Limited | March 12, 2013 | 204 pages
How two young Maasai tribesmen became warriors, scholars, and leaders in their community and to the world. They are living testament to a vanishing way of life on the African savannah. Wilson and Jackson are two brave warriors of the Maasai, an intensely proud culture built on countless generations... More Info

Radio Belly

Douglas & McIntyre Limited | May 15, 2012 | 256 pages
This collection of short stories from the Pushcart Prize-nominated author includes the tale of a young woman whose post-appendectomy stomach starts transmitting strange radio signals and a young professional who is suddenly unable to control strange new appetites. Original.  More Info

A Whale for the Killing

Douglas & McIntyre Limited | September 11, 2012 | 256 pages
Feisty icon; passionate Canadian; unrelenting foe of all pretension; energetic provocateur-at-large and most importantly, superb and dedicated writer, there cannot be a Canadian alive who is unaware fo the legacy that is Farley Moawt. And No Bird Sangand Whale for the Killingare the first books in... More Info